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Pilot Program For Minority Business Owners Provides Perspective And Community

It’s Friday afternoon and the small conference room on the third floor of Long Beach’s soon-to-retire city hall is brimming with laughter. Around the...

New Ethics Commissioners Yet To Be Announced, Expected To Take Oath In August

Seven months after Long Beach voters approved Measure CCC, creating an Ethics Commission, Mayor Robert Garcia and City Auditor Laura Doud are reviewing applications...

Broadway Redesign Draws Mixed Reactions From Businesses And Residents

Two ambitious projects designed to improve safety for cyclists and calm traffic along Broadway are scheduled for completion in the upcoming months. For a...
West Gateway Rendering

Real Estate & Development

West Gateway Development Project Delayed The ambitious 752-unit, 40-story development proposed by Trammel Crow at 600 W. Broadway has been delayed, according to the Long...
Joseph Jenci July 2019

CVB Sales Team Leaders Count On Hospitality And Teamwork To Woo Clients

Coming in early, checking in with their team of sales directors, rushing off to have lunch with a client – there’s not a dull...
Amy Blackman

Ahead Of The Curve: Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center

Imagine showing up for a seminar designed to give you specific, precise directions on the path to follow to ensure the future success of...
Steve Goodling and Imran Ahmed June 2019

CVB Chair Imran Ahmed Reflects On Changing Hospitality Industry

Imran Ahmed, general manager of the Long Beach Marriott, has worked in the hospitality industry since 1984, when as a young man he took...

BizBrief: Today’s News To Know

Water Commissioners Approve 12% Rate Increase, Pending City Council Approval The Long Beach Board of Water Commissioners voted unanimously today to increase water rates by...

BizBrief: Today’s News To Know

City Manager Appoints New Airport Director Cynthia Guidry, who most recently served as deputy executive director of Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA), was today announced...

BizBrief: Today’s News To Know

Candidates Enter Race For 1st District Seat Days after 1st District Councilmember Lena Gonzalez won the special election for the state’s 33rd District senate seat...

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