Fireside Chat w/L.A. Council member Eric Garcetti - Startups Uncensored #33
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM (PST)
Santa Monica, CA
Eric Garcetti is a City Councilman and 2013 mayoral candidate who stands for bolstering business in Los Angeles. During his time in office, Garcetti has fostered cultural enrichment and has worked to improve the neighborhoods in the 13th District (which includes Hollywood and Echo Park). A fourth generation Angeleno, Garcetti believes that L.A. will thrive in the 21st Century if there is a greater focus on technology, green technology, clean energy and entrepreneurship.
Garcetti studied urban planning and political science at Columbia University, where he received his B.A. and M.A. in International Relations. He also studied as a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University and the London School of Economics and was a Rockefeller Foundation Next Generation Leadership Fellow. He taught public policy, diplomacy and world affairs at Occidental College and the University of Southern California before being elected to the City Council.
Join us for our mixer starting at 7:30pm. The fireside chat begins at 8:30.
Startups Uncensored is sponsored by Cornerstone OnDemand (best cloud-based talent management), Grandpoint Capital Inc. (best business bank), TriNet (best HR & employee benefits), Moxie Group (Best PR firm)
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