SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM

 

The Westside Urban Forum welcomes interested sponsors to support our mission.

Connect with and influence key Los Angeles city makers through the Westside Urban Forum. Join other preeminent companies as a sponsor of this respected land use organization. The Westside Urban Forum is in its third decade as the premier networking organization dedicated to elevating the land-use dialogue impacting Los Angeles’ Westside and beyond. Our monthly breakfast series features good company and distinguished insightful speakers focused on a lively debate about the future of our community. With over 100 attendees at each breakfast, the Westside Urban Forum offers a true opportunity to reach an influential audience of decision-makers, developers, architects, community members, planners, and investors in the real estate industry.

Our sponsors include companies such as yours who want to be associated with thought leaders focused on building smart cities. Your sponsorship monies go to support our monthly breakfast events and After Dark series. This enables the Westside Urban Forum to bring cutting edge, relevant topics with speakers representing all angles of the debate each and every month.
As a proud sponsor, your company logo would be featured on all of the Westside Urban Forum’s marketing materials. Prior to each breakfast, our emails reach over 1,800 interested and engaged individuals from all aspects of land use and real estate.

See below for a complete list of all the sponsorship opportunities and benefits!

$5,000 Platinum Sponsor Benefits

• Exclusivity of sponsorship.
• The Forum will not reach out to competitors for sponsorship dollars
• 1 individual membership
• 4 complimentary passes to each breakfast
• 4 complimentary tickets to an After Dark event
• Signage at all events with sponsor logo
• Link from Westside Urban Forum website to yours
• Link from Westside Urban Forum Facebook page
• Verbal recognition at all events
• Inclusion on all email blasts with a link to your website
• Ability to bring advertising materials to breakfast events


$2,500 Gold Sponsor Benefits

• 1 individual membership
• 2 complimentary passes to each breakfast
• Signage at all events with sponsor logo
• Link from Westside Urban Forum website to yours
• Link from Westside Urban Forum Facebook page
• Verbal recognition at all events
• Listed on all email blasts with a link to your website
• Ability to bring advertising materials to breakfast events

Contact Michele McGrath for more information!

213.434.0409, michelelmccgrath@gmail.com

 

WUF SPONSORS

Akerman.pngWe collaborate with the world’s most successful enterprises and entrepreneurs to navigate change, seize opportunities, and overcome barriers to innovation and growth. Within our communities, we work to create better opportunities for the future.

Akerman is a client-driven enterprise, recognized by Financial Times as among the most forward thinking law firms in the industry. We are known for our results in middle market M&A and complex disputes, and for helping clients achieve their most important business objectives in the financial services, real estate, and other dynamic sectors.

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Crain & Associates, a leading transportation planning and traffic engineering firm, has influenced this growth through its innovative transportation solutions. We offer our clients technical expertise, state-of-the-art traffic engineering skills, regional perspective, extensive area-wide experience, reviewing agency rapport, and collective knowledge to produce transportation solutions that enable our clients to achieve superior results.

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Cox, Castle & Nicholson has a breadth of experience that allows us to practically, yet creatively, take a real estate project from acquisition through development, leasing, and disposition. We specialize in representing market-rate and affordable-housing developers, lenders, investors, joint ventures, landlords, tenants, high net worth individuals, and others with their complex real estate, business, and litigation challenges. With three offices in California, we are committed to handling each legal matter efficiently and economically while providing the finest quality legal services.


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DLR Group is a passionate advocate for sustainable design. We are an early adopter of the Architecture 2030 Challenge, and an initial signatory to the AIA 2030 Commitment and the China Accord. We believe sustainability is best judged by disciplined, systematic evaluation of high performance building metrics to measure the effectiveness of design.


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With more than 2,300 active clients, we work across the global economy. Our clients are remarkably diverse: large and small, private and public, for-profit and nonprofit. We help them grow, sustain and transform: whatever it takes to embrace their future.

We're organized around each client relationship. Client needs, expectations and strategy provide the context for every project we carry out together. Whatever their size, wherever our clients need us, we're set up to deliver.

 

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Helms Bakery District is a historical Los Angeles destination, with award-winning restaurants, a unique collection of design and home furnishings stores, and simply a perfect place to meet with friends. This landmark building nestled in the heart of West L.A. is easy to get to and located just one block east of the Metro Expo Line. Join us for a day of food, furniture and fun.


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HKS Real Estate Advisors LLC. is the industry’s premier Real Estate Advisory firm. We specialize in long term and short-term debt in the form of bridge, mezzanine, construction, and permanent financing. In addition, HKS is proficient in equity placement from numerous industry-wide relationships in the form of preferred equity, joint venture equity, and straight equity. As of 2018, we are proud to provide Investment Sales Advisory services.

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Founded in 1874, Louis Poulsen is a Danish lighting manufacturer born out of the Scandinavian design tradition where form follows function. The function and design of our products are tailored to reflect and support the rhythm of natural light. Every detail in the design has a purpose. Every design starts and ends with light.

We believe in passionate craftsmanship that produces quality lighting and design products that are pleasing to the eye and to the light.

In close partnership with designers, architects and other talents like Poul Henningsen, Arne Jacobsen, Verner Panton, Øivind Slaatto, Alfred Homann, Oki Sato and Louise Campbell, we have established ourselves as one of the key global suppliers of architectural and decorative lighting. Defying traditional product categories, our products serve and span the professional and private lighting markets for both indoor and outdoor applications.

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Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP is known for quality, for extraordinary commitment to clients, for integrated, relationship-based services, and for a range of capabilities typically found only in boutique firms. We are progressive and entrepreneurial compared to other major firms, and we are deeply committed to diversity, to public service, to involvement in the communities we serve and to excellence in all we do.

 

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Reliable Properties is a real estate acquisition, development and management company based in Los Angeles, California.

Since its inception in September 1975, Reliable Properties has led a successful operation as one of the most professionally committed real estate development firms based in Los Angeles that aims to revitalize urban areas and communities. The Company’s capable direction of its development efforts from acquisition, project inception, construction administration, marketing & property management has generated a solid track record of improving commercial properties.

Among the properties that the Company generally deals with are typically, new construction or rehabilitation of shopping centers, retail stores, office buildings or residential properties.

 


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