Provided coordination, direction and staff support to the Economic Development Advisory Council in a collective effort to implement the Economic Development Strategic Plan.
Successfully hosted the California Downtown Association Spring 2004 Conference in the City of El Segundo.
Continued a business recruitment campaign with the assisted of Team One Advertising including, banners, and print ads, and promotional pieces.
Continued to work with the Downtown El Segundo Incorporated (DESI), composed of property owners, merchants, and the Chamber of Commerce to increase the economic vitality of the downtown.
Distributed almost 20,000 copies of the Chamber-sponsored Downtown Directory to businesses throughout the City. Completed distribution of the Restaurant Guide for Downtown El Segundo.
Met with the Business Attraction and Retention Committee and several businesses to maintain rapport with individual firms and to determine, firsthand, the needs of the businesses relative to the provision of City services.
Worked in conjunction with the Business Attraction and Retention Committee, Economic Development Advisory Council, and the South Bay Partnership to retain and recruit business in the area.
Continued to assist with retention efforts for the Los Angeles Air Force Base, representing the City at Los Angeles Air Force Base Regional Alliance meetings.
Participated in planning regional economic development efforts with the South Bay Economic Development Roundtable members.
Developed and distributed promotional materials for the Downtown Lunchtime Shuttle.
Developed a Newsrack Ordinance to establish uniform newsracks and locations in the Downtown.
Developed Parking In-Lieu Program for the Downtown.
Established Permit Parking Program for the parking garage.