Advocacy VCEDA is the voice for Ventura County businesses at the local and state level.
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Intelligence VCEDA gives members the vital information they need to address the many challenges they face.
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Networking VCEDA provide members the opportunity to interact with civic, business and government leaders.
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Support VCEDA helps members navigate the bureaucracy of local government and acts as a liaison and advocate for its members.
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Holiday Party and 66th Annual Installation of Officers Meeting – December 9

The 66th Annual Installation of Officers/holiday networking gathering of the Ventura County Economic Development Association (VCEDA) is being held at Limoneira Company (1141 Cumming Rd.) in Santa Paula. The event is Tuesday, December 9 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Members and nonmembers are invited to attend.   During the event, new VCEDA board members will [...]

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CI to host 26th District congressional debate

Democratic incumbent Julia Brownley and Republican challenger Jeff Gorell will square off in a public forum Sunday, Oct. 12   Camarillo, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 – CSU Channel Islands (CI) will host the first public debate between the candidates for California’s 26th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives on Sunday, Oct. 12, from [...]

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VCEDA Board voted to oppose Measure M

By Sandy Smith, Chair, VCEDA Policy Committee On July 21st, the Port Hueneme City Council adopted a resolution placing a general tax ballot measure on the November 4, 2014 general municipal election now known as Measure M.  The measure would impose a business license tax targeted at businesses operating at the Port of Hueneme and [...]

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  • Testimonials

    Bill Camarillo, CEO, Agromin, Oxnard, CA

    "VCEDA provides valuable research and information that helps local businesses grow. It was instrumental, for example, in helping Agromin connect with other businesses that support incorporating sustainable practices in their day-to-day operations. In addition, as members of this powerful organization, all of us have an influence on how decisions are made in Ventura County. Businesses outside of VCEDA do not have that advantage."

    Bill Camarillo, CEO, Agromin, Oxnard, CA

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    Ellen Brown, regional manager of Volt Workforce Solutions, was named 2013 board chairperson of the Ventura County Economic Development Association (VCEDA). She takes over the helm from outgoing chair Bill Camarillo, president and CEO of Agromin.