Southern Cal Mayors Support GEW/USA En Masse

Hugo Gonzalez, regional coordinator for GEW/USA in Southern California, wanted to do something that would demonstrate the overwhelming support for entrepreneurship from policymakers in the region. Mission accomplished. Gonzalez and his team with the Small Business & Entrepreneurial University secured proclamations from more than 25 Mayors in Southern California—all proclaiming the week of November 12-18, 2012, as Global Entrepreneurship Week. The cities and mayors that issued proclamations are (in alphabetical order by city): Alhambra Mayor Barbara Messina Aliso Viejo Mayor Donald A. Garcia Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait Arcadia Mayor Robert Harbicht Diamond Bar Mayor Ling-Ling Chang El Cajon Mayor Mark Lewis El Monte Mayor Andre Quintero Garden Grove Mayor William “Bill” Dalton Hawthorne Mayor Daniel “Danny” Juarez Huntington Beach Mayor Don Hansen Irvine Mayor Sukhee Kang La Mesa Mayor Madrid Art Madrid La Palma Mayor G. Henry Charoen Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Ramón Villaraigosa Manhattan Beach Mayor Wayne Powell Monrovia Mayor Mary Ann Lutz San Clemente Mayor Jim Evert San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders San Fernando Mayor Brenda Esqueda Seal Beach Mayor Michael Levitt Solana Beach Mayor Joe Kellejian Stanton Mayor Al Ethan Villa Park Mayor Brad Reese Vista Mayor Judy Ritter Whittier Mayor Owen Newcomer

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Global Entrepreneurship Week is the world's largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare.

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