WSDC Announcement

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On Saturday, 8/22 from 10:30-1pm, the Mayor’s Office is hosting a Shared Economy event and job fair in partnership with the West Angeles Community Development Corporation. There will be free food, a panel about the shared economy and a job fair with over 13 shared economy vendors. Below is a bit more info about the event.

Registration link: http://conta.cc/1IHVZGm

LUXE On demand Valet
Cargomatic On demand cargo delivery
DogVacay Pet boarding marketplace
LA Bite On demand food delivery
Washio On demand laundry services
HopSkipDrive Kid ridesharing
Uber Ridesharing
Lyft Ridesharing
Airbnb Peer to peer accommodation sharing
Instacart On demand grocery delivery
Thrive On demand organic grocery delivery
Zirx On demand car services
Ernst & Young Sponsor
Draft Program: 
 
9:00-10:00am: Companies arrive to set up tables, etc.
10:30am: Attendees arrive, register, circulate, and enjoy refreshments (Crystal Room)
11:00am: Welcome from Tunua Thrash, CEO, West Angeles CDC (Tunua introduces Kelli Bernard)
11:10am: Welcome from Deputy Mayor of Economic Development Kelli Bernard, Office of the Mayor (Kelli intro CM MHD)
11:20am: Welcome from Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson, Council District 8
11:25am: Panel Introduction- Keithly Garnett, Ernst & Young
11:30am: Panel discussion on shared economy and potential economic opportunity
Moderator: Amir Tehrani, Mayor’s Entrepreneur in Residence
  • Justin Reevers, Instacart
  • Veronica Juarez, Lyft
  • Riccardo Ulivi, Airbnb
  • Austin Kim, Luxe
  • Maibi Ben-Horsfall,West Angeles Community Development Corporation

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