Van Nuys, Calif. – Stuart Waldman, President of the Valley Industry and Commerce Association (VICA) and Board Member of the LA24 Bid Committee, responded the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s announcement today which paves the way for Los Angeles to host the Games in 2028.
“Today’s announcement is fantastic news for the San Fernando Valley and the rest of Los Angeles. Hosting the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2028 gives LA even more time to build our momentum for a truly great Games. The agreement demonstrates that Los Angeles can reap economic and social benefits throughout Los Angeles County with minimized risk. In the San Fernando Valley, we’re excited to host the canoe slalom, equestrian, and shooting events which will bring the Games to Valley residents.”
The mission of the Valley Industry & Commerce Association (VICA) is to enhance the economic vitality of the greater San Fernando Valley region by advocating for a better business climate and quality of life. Visit www.vica.com for more information.