Los Angeles

An Open Letter from Wlcac to Councilman Joe Buscaino

Councilman Joe Buscaino, CD 15, City of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, City Attorney Mike Feuer, Carolyn Hull, General Manager, EWDD Danielle Brazell, General Manager, Cultural Affairs Subject: RFP BAVN 40211 MAFUNDI INSTITUTE Dear Councilman Buscaino; Timothy Watkins This urgent letter of protest is filed by the Watts Labor Community Action Committee in objection to the ongoing 1845 East 103rd ...

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L.A. Metro receives strong response from proposers for Sepulveda Transit Corridor Pre-Development Agreement RFP

The agency says the proposals are further evidence that there remains robust market interest to help develop the project. The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (L.A. Metro) says it has received a strong response from firms bidding to help the agency accelerate the Sepulveda Transit Corridor Project to be built as quickly as possible. The proposals are part of ...

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Sources: NBA Puts Media Account Into Review, Issues RFPs

The NBA has put its media business “into review,” and an RFP has been “issued to several holding companies,” with strategic advisory firm MediaLink managing the review, according to sources cited by Lindsay Rittenhouse of AD AGE. Incumbent Publicis Media’s Spark Foundry “declined comment.” But a source said that it is “unlikely that the agency will compete to defend.” The NBA sent ...

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Walmart partners Microsoft to make joint bid to buy TikTok

Microsoft and Walmart are already collaborating on cloud applications, brought together by mutual rivalry with Amazon. The TikTok app. Los Angeles: Microsoft Corp. teamed up with Walmart Inc. in a contest with Oracle Corp. to buy the U.S. assets of the popular video-sharing app TikTok from China’s ByteDance Ltd.Oracle and Microsoft, with its new partner, both submitted bids in a deal ...

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Council Votes to Seek Consultant to Conduct Full Police Probe

Frustrated by delays, the City Council on Tuesday voted to authorize the quick hiring of a consulting firm to investigate the Police Department’s response to the May 31 riots. The consultant would finish conducting an after action report the department was expected to have completed August 17 and probe how police handled the widespread looting and violent protests that erupted. ...

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Tech Theory Group Announces Launch of Innovative Technology Advisory Firm

Designing and delivering best in class managed information technology solutions and infrastructure services. Tech Theory Group is pleased to announce the official launch of its innovative, high performance technology advisory firm and website: http://www.techtheorygroup.com. Tech Theory Group designs and delivers best in class managed information technology solutions and infrastructure services for all industries. Founded in a partnership with Cara Federici, C.E.O. ...

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Los Angeles County Employees seeks high-yield fixed-income managers

Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association is searching for a manager or managers to run more than $1 billion, or 3.3% of total plan assets, in an actively managed high-yield fixed-income portfolio, according to an RFP on the $58 billion pension fund’s website. Pasadena, Calif.-based LACERA launched the search as a result of a January reorganization of its $5.6 billion ...

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Los Angeles IT Services Sourcing Cloud Server Migration RFP Solutions Launched

Los Angeles IT sourcing as a service provider Technology Source has launched its sourcing solution for cloud server migrations. Los Angeles IT Los Angeles IT sourcing as a service provider Technology Source has launched its sourcing solution for cloud server migrations. Sourcing as a service helps businesses find top cloud server providers on a budget by outsourcing the RFP process ...

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LACERA approves fixed-income, ‘bench’ manager searches

Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association’s board approved two searches, one for an actively managed high-yield fixed-income manager and another for a list of preapproved providers for transition management services, said Jonathan Grabel, CIO of the $57 billion pension fund. Pasadena, Calif.-based LACERA expects to launch an RFP for a firm to manage more than $1 billion, or 3.3% of ...

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Premiere Digital Deploys Solution for EIDR 2.5, Confirms 100% Compatibility

Los Angeles-based Premiere Digital, the media services, distribution and technology solutions company behind a number of large media customers and SaaS products (i.e., STOREFRONT), confirmed today that EIDR 2.5, the latest stack improvement for the Entertainment Identifier Registry, has deployed and completed reliability testing with 100% compatibility across the current installed base. The company migrated the existing code base for ...

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LA Metro replaces agency-built app with Transit

Dive Brief: The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LA Metro) selected Transit as its official mobile app partner, replacing the agency’s Go Metro LACMTA app. The Transit app will offer LA Metro riders real-time bus and train schedule information; step-by-step navigation and trip planning; personalized service alerts; and accessibility tools for those in-need, among other features. “Transit does a great job of taking ...

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UPCOMING PROJECTS: April 2020

Los Angeles to San Francisco Sepulveda Transit Corridor Project Metro is making strides to improve travel between the San Fernando Valley, the Westside and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The natural barrier created by the Santa Monica Mountains means that most people traveling between these areas are funneled primarily onto the I-405 Freeway, already ranked as one of the most ...

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Technical Writer/RFP Response Development (Los Angeles)

Medversant Technologies is in need of a bright, positive, energetic, and motivated Technical Writer. We are looking for someone who can help us writing creative/Technical/Business writer for proposal and RFP development. Job Description: We’re looking for a Copywriter to create high-quality content for proposal and RFP development. Your responsibilities: – Develop content themes in association with our product /SME team ...

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