2021 Book of Lists
The largest accounting firms in L.A. County.
The largest advertising agencies ranked by number of L.A. County employees.
Air Charter Operators
The largest aviation companies ranked by total flight departures from L.A.-area airports.
The largest airlines ranked by total passenger traffic at L.A. area airports.
The largest apparel companies ranked by revenue.
The largest architecture firms ranked by L.A. County billings.
The largest auto dealerships ranked by new vehicles sold.
Banking and Finance Package
Includes 10 ranked lists: banks, credit unions, financial institutions, investment banks, money management firms, securities brokerages, SBA 504 lenders, SBA 7(a) lenders, venture capital and private equity firms.
The largest banks headquartered in L.A. County; ranked by total assets.
The largest bioscience companies ranked by the number of employees in the L.A. area.
Business Improvement Districts
The largest business improvement districts in L.A. County ranked by budget.
Chambers of Commerce
The largest chambers of commerce ranked by budget in L.A. County.
The largest contractors with the City of Los Angeles.
Colleges & Universities
The largest colleges and universities ranked by total student enrollment.
Commercial Interior Design Firms
The largest commercial interior design firms ranked by L.A. County revenue.
Commercial Real Estate Brokerage Firms
The commercial real estate brokerage firms ranked by deal volume in L.A. County.
Commercial Real Estate Developers
The largest commercial real estate developers in L.A. County ranked by square footage of projects developed since 2007.
The largest community colleges ranked by full-time equivalent student enrollment.
The largest construction projects, excluding infrastructure, ranked by construction costs in L.A. County.
The largest infrastructure construction projects, ranked by construction costs in L.A. County.
The largest corporate philanthropists ranked by donations made to L.A. County charities.
The largest credit unions headquartered in L.A. County ranked by total assets.
Employee Benefits Consultants
The largest employee benefits consultants in L.A. County.
Environmental Engineering/Consulting Firms
The largest environmental engineering and consulting firms ranked by the number of environmental employees in L.A. County.
Environmental Waste/Recycling Firms
The largest environmental waste management and recycling firms ranked by the number of environmental employees in L.A. County.
Executive Compensation – CEOs
The highest paid CEO’s of L.A. area public companies.
Executive Compensation – Non-CEOs
The highest paid non-CEO’s of L.A. area public companies.
Fastest Growing Private Companies
The fastest growing private companies in L.A. County.
The largest financial institutions ranked by deposits in L.A. County.
The largest private foundations/trusts headquartered in L.A. County ranked by assets.
The largest L.A. County-based franchisers ranked by total units.
The largest general contractors ranked by L.A. County billings.
The largest health insurers ranked by membership in L.A. County.
Highest Assessed Properties
The highest assessed properties in L.A. County.
The largest hospitals in L.A. County ranked by staffed beds.
The largest hospitals in L.A. County ranked by net patient revenue.
The largest hotels ranked by number of rooms in L.A. County.
Insurance Brokerage Firms
The largest insurance brokerage firms ranked by L.A. County revenue.
The largest investment banks in L.A. County.
The largest law firms in L.A. County.
The largest lobbying firms ranked by fee income.
The largest manufacturers ranked by L.A. County employment.
The largest MBA Programs ranked by graduates in L.A. County.
Includes eight ranked lists: Advertising agencies, PR firms, talent agencies, motion picture distributors, radio stations, TV stations, newspapers and performing arts venues.
Meeting & Banquet Facilities
The largest meeting & banquet facilities ranked by square-footage of the largest room.
The largest minority-owned businesses in L.A. County.
Money Management Firms
The largest money management firms ranked by assets under management in L.A. County.
Motion Picture Distributors
The largest motion picture distributors ranked by box office results.
The largest MS Programs ranked by graduates in L.A. County.
The largest daily newspapers in L.A. County ranked by circulation.
The largest non-profit organizations headquartered in L.A. County ranked by expenditures.
Performing Arts Venues
The largest performing arts venues ranked by the number of seats in L.A. County.
The largest privately held companies headquartered in L.A. County; ranked by revenue.
Private Education Companies
The largest private education companies ranked by total student enrollment.
Private Equity Firms
The largest private equity firms headquartered in L.A. County.
The largest private-sector employers ranked by number of employees in L.A. County.
Property Management Firms
The largest third-party property managers in L.A. County.
Property Management Firms – Industrial
The largest third-party industrial property managers in L.A. County.
Property Management Firms – Office
The largest third-party office property managers in L.A. County.
Property Management Firms – Retail
The largest third-party retail property managers in L.A. County.
The largest property/casualty insurers ranked by premiums written in California.
The largest public companies headquartered in Los Angeles County ranked by market capitalization.
Public Relations Firms
The largest public relations firms ranked by number of L.A. County employees.
The largest public-sector employers ranked by number of employees in L.A. County.
Public/Private Companies Package
Includes five ranked lists: largest public, fastest growing private, largest private, largest women-owned and largest minority-owned companies.
The largest radio stations in L.A. County ranked by ratings.
Real Estate Package
Includes 13 ranked lists: Commercial developers, residential developers, commercial brokerage firms, residential brokerage firms, property managers, office property managers, retail property managers, industrial property managers, general contractors, construction projects, infrastructure construction projects, architecture firms, commercial interior designers.
Residential Real Estate Agents
The top residential real estate agents, ranked by L.A. County sales volume.
Residential Real Estate Brokerage Firms
The largest residential real estate brokerage firms ranked by sales volume in L.A. County.
Residential Real Estate Developers
The largest residential developers ranked by units sold in L.A. County.
The largest restaurant chains ranked by number of units in L.A. County.
The largest retail centers ranked by gross leasable square-footage in L.A. County.
Retained Executive Search Firms
The 20 largest retained executive search firms ranked by L.A. County revenue.
SBA 504 Lenders
The largest SBA 504 lenders in the L.A. District ranked by number of SBA 504 loans.
SBA 7(a) Lenders
The largest SBA 7(a) lenders in the L.A. District ranked by number of SBA 7(a) loans.
Securities Brokerage Firms
The largest securities brokerage firms ranked by the number of full-time registered brokers in L.A. County.
The largest shipping lines in L.A. County.
Special Report: Best Places to Work in L.A.
The best small, medium and large sized companies to work for in L.A. County.
Special Report: Wealthiest Angelenos (PDF)
The Wealthiest Angelenos.
The largest talent agencies ranked by number of agents in L.A. County.
The largest telecommunications firms in L.A. County ranked by number of employees.
The largest television stations in L.A. County ranked by ratings.
Temporary Placement Firms
The largest temporary placement firms ranked by L.A. County revenues.
The largest gifts received in L.A. County, ranked by gift value.
The travel agencies ranked by gross sales in L.A. County.
US Headquarters of International Companies
The largest international companies with U.S. headquarters in L.A. County ranked by parent company revenue.
Venture Capital Firms
The largest venture capital firms ranked by assets under management in L.A. County.
The largest women-owned L.A. County-based businesses ranked by revenue.