Chairman’s Message

Hear from our leadership.

Gene Hale

Dear GLAAACC Friends and Family,

The Greater Los Angeles Chamber African American of Commerce has dedicated itself to growing economic opportunity, talent, and employment in the Los Angeles area. Throughout the decades, GLAAACC has remained devoted to the idea that a strong business community is the backbone of a strong city. Along with a network of business members, civic leaders, various partnerships, and dedicated volunteers, the Chamber has worked to promote a shared vision for this region’s continued growth. We strive to provide webinars and opportunities that encourage your business’ development and the development of the Los Angeles community in general. During this unprecedented challenge related to the COVID-19 virus, please know that the Chamber is working proactively to support the business community.

GLAAACC is committed to supporting the Los Angeles business community through this uncertain time by providing links to important resources and encouraging you to stay up-to-date with recommendations from the local, state and federal health department agencies. We are closely monitoring recommendations from the local municipal and county officials as well.

We are very confident that Angelenos will persevere through these challenging times. We have overcome adversity in the past, and we will do so again. Know that GLAAACC will be with you every step of the way. Please visit for more COVID-19 information.

Gene Hale
GLAAACC Chairman