The Greater Los Angeles African American Chamber of Commerce (GLAAACC) will celebrate their 15th Annual Economic Awards Dinner, March 20, 2008, at the Sheraton Hotels California Ballroom in downtown Los Angeles
This years dinner theme is Building Economic and Political Coalitions, emphasizing the importance of business and political relationships to boost the economy.
Honorees will include Representative Laura Richardson, 37th Congressional District; Commissioner Timothy A. Simon, California Public Utilities Commission; Judy Chu, vice chair, State Board of Equalization; and Victor MacFarlane, managing principal, MacFarlane Partners.
Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. will serve as the 2008 Dinner Chair. The evenings Mistress of Ceremonies will be Nischelle Turner of KTTV Fox 11s News Team.
The Sheraton Hotel is located at 711 S. Hope St. The reception is 5:30 p.m. and the dinner and program will begin at 7 p.m. For more information on GLAAACC and the 15th Annual Economic Awards visit or contact Tamara Ashford at