May 2017 Treasures of Los Angeles
CCA welcomed over 1,000 attendees at the 23rd Annual Treasures of Los Angeles™ Luncheon. We recognized our region’s civic, media, technology and business leaders including: Andy Bales, CEO of the Union Rescue Mission; Tim Gunn, Author, Executive & Emmy-winning co-host of Project Runway; Sue Laris, Founder of L.A. Downtown News; the Los Angeles Air Force Base; and Riot Games. These leaders embody the spirit of leadership, community service, and entrepreneurship. Council President Herb Wesson served as the event emcee and Councilmember Jose Huizar presented the award to Andy Bales. We were also honored to be joined at the event by several other elected officials including: Congresswoman Lucille Roybal Allard, City Attorney Mike Feuer, and Council members Gil Cedillo, Marqueece Harris-Dawson, Paul Koretz, Mitch O’Farrell and Curren Price. CCA thanks all of our members and guests for attending the event. Your support enables us to fulfill our mission to advance policies and initiatives that support Downtown’s vibrancy and investment in the region. Our event would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors. We would especially like to thank Host Sponsors AEG and Brookfield; Presenting Sponsors Bank of America and Wells Fargo; Sapphire Sponsors Crescent Heights, Greenland USA, L.A. Downtown News, LBA Realty, and Oceanwide Plaza; and Platinum Sponsors AT&T, California Hospital Medical Center, Delson Investment Company, Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, Kaiser Permanente, Latham & Watkins, Los Angeles Parking Association, NBCUniversal, OUE Limited, Related California, U.S. Bank, Union Rescue Mission, USC, and Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites.
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