CI to host 26th District congressional debate

October 1, 2014

Democratic incumbent Julia Brownley and Republican challenger Jeff Gorell will square off in a public forum Sunday, Oct. 12   Camarillo, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 – CSU Channel Islands (CI) will host the first public debate between the candidates for California’s 26th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives on Sunday, Oct. 12, from […]

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VCEDA Board voted to oppose Measure M

September 24, 2014

By Sandy Smith, Chair, VCEDA Policy Committee On July 21st, the Port Hueneme City Council adopted a resolution placing a general tax ballot measure on the November 4, 2014 general municipal election now known as Measure M.  The measure would impose a business license tax targeted at businesses operating at the Port of Hueneme and […]

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VCEDA will host its 44th Annual Business Outlook Conference

March 24, 2014

The BOC is VCEDA’s premier event and typically attracts between 200-300 business and community leaders from throughout Ventura County.  The event is scheduled for October 17, 2014 at the Ventura County Office of Education Conference Center in Camarillo.   As Ventura County’s primary economic advocate, VCEDA has used the BOC to focus on specific issues […]

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Air District’s Air Monitoring Network Plan Available for Review

June 20, 2013

Ventura County, CA (June 20, 2013) – The Ventura County Air Pollution Control District (VCAPCD) has released its Draft 2013 Ambient Air Monitoring Network Plan for public review and comment. Federal regulations require all air districts to prepare an annual plan describing the network of ambient air quality monitors and monitoring stations and identify needs […]

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Fed Senior Economist Gary Zimmerman to Provide National Economic Outlook, June 26

May 23, 2013

Ventura, Calif. (May 23, 2013)–Gary Zimmerman, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco senior economist, will provide his outlook for the national economy at a Wednesday, June 26 luncheon at the Tower Club in Oxnard.

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Assembly Select Committee on Aerospace to Discuss

March 18, 2013

Sacramento, CA – Assemblyman Jeff Gorell (R-Camarillo) stated today that he was very bullish on the job and commerce opportunities for Ventura County and California as related to the massive aerospace job growth expected in non-military use of unmanned aerial vehicles. The chairman of the Assembly Select Committee on Aerospace, Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi (D-Los Angeles), […]

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Bi-Partisan Legislation Introduced on Unmanned Aircraft to Expand California Jobs, Protect Privacy

February 28, 2013

Sacramento,CA– California State Assemblyman Jeff Gorell (R-Camarillo) and Assemblyman Steven Bradford (D-Gardena) announced today they have joint-authored two bills on the growing unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) or “drone” industry. Assembly Bill 1326 will attract manufacturing jobs in this rapidly growing industry toCaliforniaby providing state tax incentives, while Assembly Bill 1327 intends to protect the privacy […]

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64th Annual VCEDA Installation Award Recipients

January 21, 2013

Ventura, Calif. (Jan. 21, 2013)–The strength and success of VCEDA depends on the many members who volunteer their time and resources to serve on committees and taskforces to accomplish the mission and goals of the organization. Here are the 64th Annual VCEDA Installation Award recipients.

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Ellen Brown Named VCEDA 2013 Board Chairperson

January 18, 2013

Ventura, Calif. (Jan. 18, 2013)–Ellen Brown, regional manager of Volt Workforce Solutions, was named 2013 board chairperson of the Ventura County Economic Development Association (VCEDA). She takes over the helm from outgoing chair Bill Camarillo, president and CEO of Agromin.

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Healthcare Is Focus of Annual VCEDA/EDC-VC Event

December 6, 2012

Camarillo, Calif. (Dec. 6, 2012)– “Healthcare: A Prescription for a Healthy Economy” is the theme of the 16th Annual Meeting of the Economic Development Collaborative-Ventura County (EDC-VC) and 64th Annual Installation of Officers of the Ventura County Economic Development Association (VCEDA).

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