Los Angeles Business Journal

        
Throughout the year, the Los Angeles Business Journal hosts a series of high profile events that bring together decision makers and business owners from all industries. These programs are designed to recognizing businesses and individuals who positively impact the LA business community.

Drawing in attendance from 300 to 1,500 attendees, these programs provide local and regional firms with the opportunity to reach a target audience face to face. To find out more information on these upcoming events, please call our Events and Partnerships Department at (323) 549-5225.

Awards and networking programs also provide tremendous visibility for event sponsors. We offer unique opportunities for companies to promote their goods and services directly to readers and event attendees—the movers and shakers in Los Angeles’ most important industries. 2016 sponsorship opportunities are available for each of the events.

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2016 Business Hall of Fame    


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2016 Healthcare Leadership Forum & Awards    


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2016 Los Angeles Business Journal Women's Summit     Click Here To Register


Monday, May 23, 2016
7:00am – 1:30pm
JW Marriott at LA Live
900 West Olympic Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Speaker Panel: 7:00am – 11:00am
Awards Luncheon: 11:00am – 1:30pm

The Los Angeles Business Journal is excited to host the Los Angeles Business Journal Women's Summit. Building off the success of our event for 23 years, this year the Business Journal will curate several forum discussions that will begin with a breakfast and progress through a series of speakers. Our attendees will have an opportunity to be inspired by local women executives sharing their expertise in wealth, wellness and wisdom. We have over 15 dynamic women speakers confirmed. The afternoon portion will be highlighted by a luncheon awards where we will be honoring outstanding achievements in business by women throughout Los Angeles County.


Nominations are now closed
2016 AWARD CATEGORIES
  • Business Owner/CEO of the Year
  • Executive of the Year
  • Rising Star
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Philanthropist of the Year
  • Corporate Advocate

Presenting Sponsors:
                       

Platinum Sponsor:
     

Gold Sponsors:
1st Century Bank
Claremont Graduate University Drucker School of Management
Claremont Lincoln University
Deloitte
Energy Upgrade California
ProVisors

For more information, please contact Events Manager, Adrienne Toumayan at 323.549.5225 ext. 253 or email: atoumayan@labusinessjournal.com


2016 CTO Awards     Click Here To Register


Awards Reception
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Casa del Mar
1910 Ocean Way
Santa Monica, CA 90405


The Los Angeles Business Journal is proud to announce the 2016 CTO Awards. The CTO Awards will honor Chief Information and Technology Officers, or more broadly, those in the top information technology positions within their organizations (VP, Director, etc). These important individuals and teams play vital roles in making Los Angeles businesses, institutions and nonprofit groups successful. Together with their CEOs, their decisions impact all aspects of the businesses including their company’s growth, profitability, functionality and competitiveness in the marketplace. We are currently accepting nominations.


CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT THE CTO AWARDS NOMINATION FORM
Nomination Deadline: Monday, May 2nd 2016
2016 AWARD CATEGORIES
  • Lifetime Achievement
  • CTO of the Year
  • CIO of the Year
  • IT Team
  • Cybersecurity
  • IT Service Partner

Presenting Sponsor:
     

For more information, please contact Events Manager, Ashley Gibson at 323.549.5225 ext. 203 or email: agibson@labusinessjournal.com


2016 Nonprofit & Corporate Citizenship Awards     Click Here To Register



Wednesday, June 22, 2016
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Millennium Biltmore Hotel
506 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071
The Los Angeles Business Journal is proud to present a tribute to the nonprofits of Los Angeles. We will honor those professionals and organizations that continue to make a positive impact on the community and do so under difficult financial constraints. Equally as important are the efforts of the corporations supporting these nonprofits. Many corporate executives volunteer time on boards and lend support through financial donations and sponsorships. These awards recognize both equally important groups. We are currently accepting nominations.


CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT THE NONPROFIT & CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP AWARDS NOMINATION FORM
Nomination Deadline Extended: Monday, May 9, 2016
2016 AWARD CATEGORIES
Nonprofit Organizations, Leadership & Support Team Awards

  • Organization of the Year (Small, Medium & Large Categories)
  • Leadership Excellence
  • Nonprofit Team
  • Project Collaboration
  • Social Enterprise
Corporate Citizenship Awards
  • Corporate Partner of the Year
  • Leadership Excellence
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • In-Kind Supporter

For more information, please contact Events Manager Adrienne Toumayan at 323.549.5225 ext. 253 or email: atoumayan@labusinessjournal.com


2016 Mid-Year Economic Forecast & Trends    


Friday, July 15, 2016
8:00 – 10:30am
Omni Hotel Los Angeles
251 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Please join the Los Angeles Business Journal and San Fernando Valley Business Journal as we present our 2016 Mid-Year Economic Trends and Forecast. Our panel of regional experts from key industries in Southern California will take a look back at the first half of 2016, discuss the economic trends affecting the remainder of the year, and share their insights on where they feel the market is headed. Don’t miss this opportunity to be a part of the conversation.


Presenting Sponsors:
   

For more information, please contact the Events Team at (323) 549-5225.


2016 Asian Business Awards    


Monday, August 1, 2016
11:00 – 1:30pm
Omni Hotel Los Angeles
251 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

The Los Angeles Business Journal is proud to announce the 2016 Asian Business Awards. Please join us as we honor businesses within the Asian American business community who are setting the example for excellence throughout Greater Los Angeles. The 2016 finalists and winners will be revealed at an exciting awards luncheon and published within the Los Angeles Business Journal in August.

CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT THE AWARDS NOMINATION FORM


Nomination Deadline: May 4, 2016

Presenting Sponsors:
     

For more information, please contact the Events Team at (323) 549-5225.


2016 Best Places to Work Awards    


August 16, 2016
JW Marriott at LA Live
900 West Olympic Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Luncheon: 11:00-1:30pm

The 10th annual Best Places to Work in Los Angeles Awards will honor top local employers that participated in a detailed survey conducted by Best Companies Group. Results from the extensive survey ranked small, medium and large companies on subjects such as leadership, corporate culture and communications and much more. Take advantage of this opportunity to get involved with the 2016 Best Places to Work in Los Angeles Awards that will bring together the leading companies in the Los Angeles county. The Top 100 companies will be revealed at the award ceremony and in the supplement.


CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT THE BEST PLACES TO WORK AWARDS NOMINATION FORM
Nomination Deadline: March 25, 2016

Presenting Sponsor:

For more information, please contact the Events Team at (323) 549-5225.


2016 CFO of the Year Awards    


Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Venue: TBD

The Los Angeles Business Journal is proud to announce the 10th Annual CFO of the Year Awards. This event honors finance professionals in the Los Angeles region for their ongoing efforts as outstanding financial stewards. Given the economic times and ever-changing climate, CFOs serve as essential members of a company’s core leadership team. Together with their CEOs, their decisions affect all aspects of the business. Please help us recognize the very best that Los Angeles has to offer.

CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT THE CFO AWARDS NOMINATION FORM

Nomination Deadline: Wednesday, June 26, 2016

Presenting Sponsors:
     

Gold Sponsors:
CBIZ MHM
Montage Insurance Solutions
Moss Adams

For more information, please contact the Events Team at (323) 549-5225.


2016 Corporate Counsel Awards    


Friday, October 14, 2016
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Millennium Biltmore Hotel
506 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071

The role of in-house counsel has never been more important or more visible as companies face increasingly complex legal and regulatory challenges. The Los Angeles Business Journal would like to acknowledge the significant role that in-house counsel plays in the success of a business enterprise and recognize the accomplishments of leading in-house attorneys within the Los Angeles business community. Candidates in each category will be recognized for exceptional legal skill and achievement across the full spectrum of in-house responsibility, exemplary leadership as evidenced by the highest professional and ethical standards, and for contributions to the Los Angeles community at large.


CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT THE CORPORATE COUNSEL AWARDS NOMINATION FORM
Nomination Deadline: Friday, August 12, 2016
2016 AWARD CATEGORIES
  • Public Company
  • Private Company
  • Nonprofit Company
  • Government/Municipal/Public Sector
  • Rising Star

Presenting Sponsor:
     

For more information, please contact Events Manager, Ashley Gibson at 323.549.5225 ext. 203 or email: agibson@labusinessjournal.com


2016 Fastest Growing Private Companies    


Date/Venue: TBD

The Los Angeles Business Journal is proud toto reveal the rankings of the top 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies. This 19th annual event will host the CEOs and executives of those private companies that are exhibiting the highest revenue growth in the Los Angeles Area. Come join us for an evening of networking and cocktails with the companies that are shaping the future of tomorrow.


Presenting Sponsor:
     

Gold Sponsor:
First Republic Bank

For more information, please contact the Events Team at (323) 549-5225.


2016 Patrick Soon-Shiong Innovation Symposium    


Thursday, November 17, 2016
7:00am - 10:30am, Symposium
6:00pm - 9:30pm, Awards Dinner
Four Seasons Los Angeles at Beverly Hills
300 South Doheny Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90048

The Los Angeles Business Journal is excited to host the 3rd Annual Patrick Soon-Shiong Innovation Symposium and Awards. We are excited to host a half-day symposium that will begin with breakfast and progress through a series of several guest speakers. Our attendees will have an opportunity to be inspired by local innovators sharing their expertise on innovation in California. The evening portion of the event will be highlighted by the Patrick Soon-Shiong Innovation Awards dinner, where we honor and acknowledge the people and organizations that continue to stretch the boundaries and have proven to be leaders in innovation. We are proud to have a partner in Dr. Soon-Shiong who shares our vision and who himself, is a true innovator.


Nomination Deadline: August 11, 2016
For more information, please contact the Events Team at (323) 549-5225.


2016 Southern California Apparel Awards    


Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Venue: TBD

The Los Angeles Business Journal is proud to announce the second annual 2016 Southern California Apparel Awards. After last year's highly successful event, we will continue to acknowledge the top apparel companies that drive tremendous economic growth in our region and make Southern California a major force in the business of fashion. Don't miss this chance to learn more about and network with dynamic leaders representing exciting apparel, denim, active-wear, couture, swimwear, accessories, retail and e-commerce companies that are based in Southern California.

CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT THE AWARDS NOMINATION FORM

Nomination Deadline September 8, 2016

Presenting Sponsor:
     

For more information, please contact the Events Team at (323) 549-5225.