The Weekly Online Publication of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce November 19, 2014
Working for YOU ...
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce is always actively looking out for the interests of our members and promoting Hollywood. Here are a few of our activities from last week:
Your Schedule for Upcoming Events and Committee Meetings
Entertainment Conference: Friday, November 21st, 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Register
Hollywood Chamber to Hold 3rd Annual State of the Entertainment Industry at the Ray Dolby Ballroom on Nov. 21st.
Hollywood Chamber Tourism Committee Promotes Local Venues with Hollywood for the Holidays!
More than 40 member businesses participated in the Chamber's Second Annual 'Hollywood for the Holidays' online guide. Presented by the Chamber's Tourism Committee, 'Hollywood for the Holidays' is a complimentary promotional publication that helps promote Hollywood venues during the holiday season. Whether planning for company event or a special party, the online guide offers the best options to enjoy 'Hollywood for the Holidays.' The guide is shared with Chamber members via email and can be found online at http://www.hollywoodchamber.net/holidays. The promotional 'Hollywood for the Holidays' guide will run through January 2015.
Lock It, Hide It, Keep It. Always remember to not have valuables visible in your vehicles. It creates an attractive reason for someone to break into your car.
Take Advantage of Hollywood Chamber's
LA Fellows (www.lafellows.org) is a free program that is helping unemployed job seekers in the Los Angeles area get back to work quickly by combining training and volunteerism as a unique approach to the job search. This program is specifically geared toward mid-career professionals with strong experience and education. The next class starts January 5th and there are informational orientation sessions scheduled on November 21st and December 5th at Los Angeles Valley College, and November 19th at the Career Development Center at the West Hollywood Library. The sessions are designed to give job seekers an overview of what the program provides to determine if it may be right for them, and answer any questions. More details regarding the time, parking and location can be found at www.lafellows.org. This program is sponsored by WorkSource in partnership with the City of Los Angeles Workforce Investment Board, Valley Economic Alliance and other organizations dedicated to getting people back to work.
Enjoy Weekend Shuttle Services to Hollywood Sign Viewing Area Every Saturday and Sunday for $10
Saturday & Sunday
only including selected holidays
The fee will be $10 per person, excluding children 2 years of age and under who are free when riding on the lap of an adult. Tickets can only be purchased online at www.laparks.org.
Hollywood Chamber to Honor Renán Almendárez Coello with Star on Walk of Fame
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce will honor radio personality Renán Almendárez Coello, the famous El Cucuy de la Mañana, with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. PST. The star in the category of Radio will be unveiled at 6141 Hollywood Boulevard in front of the newly developed Eastown. “The veteran Renán Almendárez Coello has kept us tuned to the radio for his laughs, jokes and comforting words that bridged effortlessly borders and cultures,” said Leron Gubler/Ana Martinez. “His voice has inspired many generations and we are honored to welcome him on our famous Walk of Fame to immortalize his dedicated achievement.” Helping Emcee Leron Gubler, President & CEO of the Hollywood Chamber to unveil the star will be guest speakers Singers Graciela Beltran and Tony Melendez. Event will be live-streamed exclusively on www.walkoffame.com
Hollywood Chamber Honors Matthew McConaughey with Star on Walk of Fame
All Walk of Fame star ceremonies are live-streamed exclusively on www.walkoffame.com. Want to know the latest scoop on who is getting the next star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame? Follow producer Ana Martinez aka Stargirl on Twitter @Wofstargirl. Stargirl knows all the details about the Walk of Fame and will definitely entertain you!
The Hollywood Chamber is encouraging members and Hollywood businesses to add the above walkoffame.com button on their website to directly link to www.walkoffame.com the official Hollywood Walk of Fame online. Offer your site visitors direct access to Stargirl's anecdotes and daily experiences with stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Follow stargirl on facebook
On YouTube http://www.youtube.com/hwdwalkoffame
The Hollywood Walk of Fame and the Hollywood Sign are registered trademarks of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.
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See November Offers from Office Depot Program for Hollywood Chamber Members
With flu season upon us, the importance of a clean working environment has never been more important. Office Depot has put together a video highlighting how Chamber Members can save on their cleaning solutions with their Chamber Program account. Office Depot Cleaning Solutions
The following promotion is being offered along with the Cleaning Solution Video.
The offer is also available via your program SignUp page by clicking on the "Specials and Promo's" button. Click here for details to sign up for the Hollywood Chamber Office Depot Program! Not yet a member of the Hollywood Chamber? Click here to start saving today on a variety of products and services!