CAMARILLO, CA – On Tuesday, May 25th, the Ventura County Economic Development Association (VCEDA) Board of Directors voted to oppose proposed legislation in the California Senate and Assembly that, if passed, would have negative impacts on the economy of Ventura County. These proposed legislative actions would limit the viability of business throughout the state and […]
By Bruce Stenslie, President/CEO, EDC-VC A recent article published on May 29, 2015 in the Ventura County Star, titled “Ventura County residents enjoy among shortest commutes in country,”prompted a dialogue between my colleagues given our recent findings in the Ventura County Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) report. The result of several months of detailed research […]
CAMARILLO, CA – On Friday, October 23rd, the Ventura County Economic Development Association (VCEDA) hosted the 45th Annual Business Outlook Conference (BOC) at the Ventura County Office of Education Conference Center in Camarillo, CA. The annual conference, this year attended by 125 Ventura County business owners, decision makers, and community leaders, explores themes of critical importance […]
"The HR manager of a large manufacturer in Newbury Park came to me with a dilemma. She could not find skilled manufacturing employees to replace those that were retiring. I turned to VCEDA for assistance. VCEDA put me in touch with several key educators in the county. I am now part of several groups of educators and business people working together to either develop new or customize existing programs to meet the needs of local manufacturers. VCEDA’s assistance helped me better serve my client’s needs."
Ellen Brown, Regional Delivery Manager, Volt Workforce Solutions, Simi Valley, CA