By Staff Reports
(Victorville)– Dr. Robert Kleinhenz, Chief Economist of the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation, will be among the keynote speakers addressing the 2014 High Desert Economic Summit. His presentation at the April 30, 2014 event will provide robust analysis of data to offer local developers, businesses, governments and investors with actionable information to enhance decision-making in these changing economic times. His presentation will focus specifically on the local and regional economy.
Dr. Kleinhenz directs the Kyser Center for Economic Research, which conducts research on the regional, state, and national economies. He has over 25 years of experience and expertise in the private and public sectors, academia, and working as a private consultant. Dr. Kleinhenz has spoken to local, state, and national audiences and is a frequent contributor to media coverage on the economy, including coverage in news outlets throughout California along with the Wall Street Journal, CNBC, Bloomberg News, and NPR.
“Each year the High Desert Economic Summit brings something of extreme value to me as a real estate broker and community leader,” said Caroll Yule, owner / broker of Shear Realty. “I look forward to the valuable information presented at the summit to help me in planning for my business. This year, I am especially looking forward to attending as I appreciate the perspective Dr. Robert Kleinhenz brings to the topic of economics. He is easy to understand, sound in his observations and very knowledgeable about the entire state. I am confident that his insights into our specific region will be worth the price of admission.”
The High Desert Economic Summit packs a wealth of information an analysis into a half day seminar that features a look at both macro (national) and micro (local) economics, examines local issues impacting the local economy and features panels of industry leaders to help attendees interpret the trends in the region. This year’s event themed “Catch the Wave” is especially focused on helping attendees to adapt to the world of new economic realities that is emerging from the turbulent recessionary waters.
The High Desert Economic Summit will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn Conference Center in Victorville, California, from 8am – Noon on April 30, 2014. Details about the event, including how to purchase tickets, can be found on the web at www.highdeserteconomicsummit.com or by calling the Victor Valley College Foundation at 760.245.4271 ext. 2522.
Proceeds from the 2014 High Desert Economic Summit will support the charitable purposes of the Victor Valley College Foundation (www.vvcfoundation.com).