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A Conversation With: Tom Soule Thomas R. Soule CPA How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been a community volunteer for 38 years. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I have spent 20 years volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance. Tell us a little about yourself. I...

On Wednesday, November 30th, The Valley International Trade Association (VITA) presented their global networking breakfast on Cyber Vigilance and Business. Andrew Reynolds, Acting Supervisory Special Agent and Christopher Hicks, Special Agent with Homeland Security Investigations, discussed how to protect your business against cyber attacks. Acting Group Supervisor...

A Conversation With: Robert Scott Mulholland Institute Director How long have you been volunteering in the community? I began my lifetime commitment to volunteering more than 40 years ago, in the early 1970’s as President of the Van Nuys Jaycees. I went on to become President of the Van Nuys Chamber of Commerce, and...

Meridian Finance Group and U.S. Commercial Service presented at the VITA Global Networking breakfast on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. [nggallery id=34] Mabel Luen, Trade Credit Specialty Broker with Meridian Finance Group discussed trade finance tools that exporters can use to expand their international sales. Luen presented on...

The Valley Economic Alliance hosted a Board of Director's meeting on January 25th at Valley Presbyterian Hospital's Health Education Center. Larry Green, Senior Vice President of Westfield Group presented on Westfield Promenade 2035; a remodel of Westfield Promenade in Canoga Park. Westfield Promenade 2035 will be a live, work and...

A Conversation With: Randy Witt Randy Witt Productions Owner How long have you been volunteering in the community? I moved to the San Fernando Valley in 1984. Having been originally from Chicago, where politics and civics are practically a sport, as popular as the Bears and Cubs, I continued my...

Michael CheeSenior Manager, Media andCommunity RelationsAECOM Michael Chee is Senior Manager, Media & Community Relations for AECOM. AECOM is one of the world's premiere, fully integrated infrastructure and support services firms. They design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets in more than 150 countries around the world­across...

The Valley Economic Alliance and the California Employment Development Department held its ninth annual “Honor a Hero-Hire a Vet” Job & Resource Fair on Oct. 16 at the Warner Center Marriott, Woodland Hills. A ribbon-cutting ceremony opened doors to more than 1,500 job seekers, 750 of whom were returning veterans, reservists and National Guard...

A Conversation With: Pamela Corradi Pamcoco Financial Services Owner How long have you been volunteering in the community? I began volunteering at college with my sorority. We served deaf individuals at a local center. I volunteered locally when I became a young wife and mother in local politics. During those...