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Testimonials & Awards

TESTIMONIALS

Robert G. Balzer, Executive Director, Capital Campaign
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
"The San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership has been one of the most beneficial entities in the Los Angeles area. Where it be through job retention, brining jobs to the valley, lobbying watchdog, the Partnership excels in all. I myself have gained from the Partnership's continuing focus on educational events that stress success in business both personally and professionally. I am always amazed at the return on my investment in this group.”

Blaine Fetter, Principal
Samuelson & Fetter LLC
“The Partnership remains the ultimate connection to leadership in the Valley. Both the private and public sector are better off when they utilize the resources provide by the San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership.”

Philip Hawkey, Executive Vice President
University of La Verne
"The Economic Partnership is a strong voice in promoting the economic growth and the image of the San Gabriel Valley. The San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership is capitalizing on its education asset in attracting jobs and business growth."


AWARDS

2007 Community Partner Award
Presented by Mt. San Antonio College at their first annual President's Gala
The San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership was honored by Mt. San Antonio College for its long-term relationship with the educational community and continued funding of specialized programs.

2006 Economic & Workforce Development Award
Presented by Mt. San Antonio College
On October 28, 2006, Mt. San Antonio College held its 60th Anniversary Gala celebrating educational excellence, having served more than a million students of all ages throughout California. This year Mt. San Antonio College honored the San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership with the Economic and Workforce Development Award for the Partnership's contribution to the overall growth and development of the San Gabriel Valley and businesses. Partnership Chair Fran Inman accepted the award on behalf of the organization.

"It is an honor to have been chosen for Mt. SAC's Economic and Workforce Development Award," said Inman. "The SGV is one of the treasures of California and we are happy to do our part to help support a vibrant, sustainable region. As one of our active partners, Mt. SAC is a leader in community college teaching, programs, and services."

Mt. SAC's milestone celebration began at the College's 2006 Commencement Ceremony and will continue through the 61st Commencement in 2007. For more information about Mt. SAC and its 60th Anniversary celebrations, please call (909) 594-5611 or visit their website www.mtsac.edu.

2003 Community Service Award
Presented by Lincoln Training Center
Lincoln Training Center honors the San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership’s generosity and support of the Lincoln Training Center and people with disabilities.

2001 Outstanding Partner Award
Presented by Mt. San Antonio College
Mt. San Antonio College honored the San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership at their sixth annual Partnership Awards Breakfast, "Partners for Success," held on May 11, 2001 at Mountain Meadows Country Club in Pomona. The awards breakfast is held to acknowledge community businesses, agencies, and organizations that have developed partnerships with Mt. SAC.

1997 Economic Development Award
Presented by Chancellor of the California Community Colleges

San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership
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