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Advocacy and Economic Development

The Hollywood Partnership aims to be the local market expert to advance and advocate for Hollywood’s economic interests. We do this by measuring and benchmarking our demographic and market data, released in our quarterly market reports. We aim to support the retention of existing businesses, and develop and implement strategies to that will stabilize and improve the composition of the area’s different storefront clusters.

 Advocacy & Economic Development Committee  - Goal 4 – Research and Data-Driven Advocacy
The Advocacy & Economic Development Committee typically meets the second Thursday of each month, unless otherwise noted. Agendas and meeting materials will be posted here at least 72 hours in advance of each meeting.

2022 Meeting Dates:
Thursday November 10, 3:00pm | View Agenda
Thursday, December 8, 3:00pm

Attend meetings in-person at 6562 Hollywood Blvd. or via Zoom - please see meeting packet for access details. 


On October 20, 2022, The Hollywood Partnership (HP) Board of Directors reviewed Propositions LH, SP & ULA, three important measures that will be on the November 8, 2022 ballot for Los Angeles voters. To learn more about their discussion and the positions they took, CLICK HERE or see below. 

The HP Board of Directors took the following positions on the October 20, 2022:

  1. Support Proposition LH to authorize development of additional low-income housing.
  2. Oppose Proposition SP to fund parks and recreational facilities via a new property tax.
  3. Oppose Initiative ULA to fund affordable housing via a new tax on property transfers.

 Q3 Market Report

Click Here to View the Q3 2022 Market Report

Committee Members: Jennifer Paquette (Chair), David Gajda, Michael Gargano, Seth Hallen, William Humphrey, Chad Lewis, Nicole Mihalka, Patrick Nadjat-Haiem, Drew Planting, Marty Shelton, Larry Wilkes