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Disney’s billion dollar expansion plan: A homerun for SoCal’s future economic prosperity

July 8, 2015

IRVINE, CA— Orange County Business Council (OCBC) released the following statement today in response to Anaheim City Council’s vote last night to extend the entertainment tax exemption for Disneyland Resort: As the county’s largest employer and leading contributor to the region’s economy, Disneyland Resort’s plan to invest $1 billion into a state-of-the-art park expansion is …

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Orange County faces housing shortfall of 100,000 by 2040

March 25, 2015

IRVINE, CA- Orange County Business Council (OCBC) presents the 2015 Workforce Housing Forum, sponsored by Bank of America, held at Hoag Hospital Auditorium Irvine Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 7:30 a.m. Dr. Wallace Walrod, OCBC Chief Economic Advisor, will unveil the 2015 Workforce Housing Scorecard, which presents a picture of the state of each city’s …

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Media Advisory: Senator Dianne Feinstein, Western Digital CEO to address cyber security threats at OCBC Annual Dinner

February 12, 2015

IRVINE, CA—Orange County Business Council presents the 2015 Annual Dinner featuring Senator Dianne Feinstein, Vice-Chair, Senate Intelligence Committee, and Steve Milligan, CEO, Western Digital, as the keynote speakers Thursday, February 19, 2015 at Hotel Irvine, sponsored by Experian. Cyber protection is a major threat to national security and economic prosperity—a threat that no business, government …

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Lucy Dunn and Bob Alvarado head state’s transportation commission

January 24, 2015

IRVINE, CA — Today Lucy Dunn, President and CEO, Orange County Business Council, was elected to Chair of the California Transportation Commission. While Bob Alvarado, Executive Officer, Northern California Carpenters Regional Council, was elected as Vice-Chair. Currently serving in their second term as commissioners, Dunn and Alvarado bring a wealth of experience to the positions …

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OCBC commends Gov. Brown’s commitment to water, transportation

January 6, 2015

IRVINE, CA — Today Lucy Dunn, President and CEO, Orange County Business Council, was elected to Chair of the California Transportation Commission. While Bob Alvarado, Executive Officer, Northern California Carpenters Regional Council, was elected as Vice-Chair. Currently serving in their second and third terms as commissioners, respectively, Dunn and Alvarado bring a wealth of experience …

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