Business & Workforce Development
Business Attraction & Retention Committee merges with Education & Workforce Development
Combining the strengths, assets and intellectual capital of the Business Attraction & Retention Committee with the Education & Workforce Development Committee generates greater synergies between the two core missions – attracting and retaining businesses depends upon a 21st century workforce and a 21st century workforce needs a robust economy and 21st century industry sectors! Working together, we anticipate that the outcomes will better support this essential economic development strategy.
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m. at the Chamber offices
EVC Forward Focus results, assignments and next tasks – moving from discussion to action!
Backyard Business Attraction Task Force – new initiative launched to attract t regional businesses to Irvine.
Get ready for the next, big Business Outreach Rally – planning, recruiting and target companies for April 25
Chair: Brian Andersen
Chair: Brian Dozer
Vice Chair: Brian Montes, Committee Resources
Vice Chair: John Kurth, Committee Membership
Business & Workforce Development Committee Mission Statement
The BWD Committee will work to educate, inform, retain, grow, and expand existing businesses in Irvine. The BWD Committee will create task forces that manage or mitigate business challenges and issues, support business development, and provide data, research, and information that informs and inspires business owners and managers and encourages start up businesses.
Business & Workforce Development Meeting Dates
(Every third Tuesday of the month 4 pm – 5:00 pm) All meetings held at the Greater Irvine Chamber.