“The study reinforces what we have known Los Angeles is capable of being: a center for innovation and green job creation.”
-Mayor Villaraigosa, July 2011
"By providing a high-level forum to address the opportunities and obstacles faced by a young industry, CleanTech LA will be a key institution for aiding innovation."
Jon Gordon, Partner, Alston + Bird LLP
"CleanTech Los Angeles is a unique forum where innovators in business, government and academia can share ideas, build partnerships, and develop technologies to overcome today's most pressing environmental challenges."
- Alex Fay, Quallion Business Development Manager
"By becoming a sponsor we hope to bring awareness to energy efficiency and demand response and build networks with local businesses, entrepreneurs, universities, and investors."
-Robyn Zander, Manager, TRIO Program, Southern California Edison
"Green is like a tidal wave about to take the entire world by storm, but it isn't quite here yet. We'd like to be riding the top of that wave when it crests over the shores of Los Angeles."
-Josh Bigelow, President, Syncromatics, Inc.
"CleanTech LA will help to establish the City of Los Angeles as a global leader in developing clean technologies that will simultaneously stimulate the economy with green jobs and protect our environment for future generations."
- Enrique Zaldivar, Director, Los Angeles Bureau of Sanitation
"Clean Tech businesses offer new ways of doing things and new products. Clean Tech LA is vital to developing clean tech businesses in Los Angeles that compete against businesses in other cities and countries."
- William Meurer, CEO