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June 23, 1993 | CHRIS WOODYARD
As large-scale projects go, few in the nation can top the Disneyland Resort. As a result, it is getting plenty of attention from state trade chief Julie Wright. Wright created one of her "red teams" to help cut red tape and put together a government support package. A red team--she borrowed the term from the aerospace industry, where she used to work in public relations--is an interdepartmental group that is assigned to solve specific tasks.
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June 23, 1993 | CHRIS WOODYARD
As large-scale projects go, few in the nation can top the Disneyland Resort. As a result, it is getting plenty of attention from state trade chief Julie Wright. Wright created one of her "red teams" to help cut red tape and put together a government support package. A red team--she borrowed the term from the aerospace industry, where she used to work in public relations--is an interdepartmental group that is assigned to solve specific tasks.
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NEWS
May 29, 1991 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Gov. Pete Wilson named Julie Wright, director of public relations for TRW's space and defense sector, as head of the state Department of Commerce. Wilson also appointed Clark E. Wallace of Orinda, a former president of the National Assn. of Realtors, as state real estate commissioner. Wright, from Marina Del Rey, will oversee a department that has 143 employees and a $44.5-million budget.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 12, 1992 | From Associated Press
Gov. Pete Wilson on Friday announced a new Cabinet-level agency to capture and retain jobs in recession-battered California. The Trade and Commerce Agency will combine government and private resources in an effort to lure industries and expand the export market, Wilson said.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 12, 1992 | From Associated Press
Gov. Pete Wilson on Friday announced a new Cabinet-level agency to capture and retain jobs in recession-battered California. The Trade and Commerce Agency will combine government and private resources in an effort to lure industries and expand the export market, Wilson said.
NEWS
March 30, 1993 | RALPH VARTABEDIAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In one of the most jarring business defections from Southern California, Hughes Aircraft will close its Canoga Park missile facility and move 1,900 engineering-related jobs to Tucson by 1994, the aerospace firm said Monday. The decision ranks among the largest transfers of aerospace jobs out of the state since the trend began in the mid-1980s. More ominously, it undercuts one of the state's last remaining strengths: retaining its wealth of science and engineering talent.
BUSINESS
October 23, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Gov. Wilson to Form Biotech Advisory Panel: The governor said he will form a 20-member biotechnology council made up of administration and industry officials to advise Sacramento on how best to help the industry grow and become more competitive. Wilson announced the council, to be headed by state Trade and Commerce Secretary Julie Wright, during the CalBio Summit 93 in San Diego.
BUSINESS
June 26, 1986
The two firms, working in a joint venture, will be paid $48.8 million by the Air Force to develop a computerized system for combat aircraft in the 1990s. The Integrated Electronic Warfare System will warn crew members of attack and initiate counter-measures, said Julie Wright, director of public relations for TRW's Redondo Beach-based electronics and defense sector. Work will be performed at facilities in San Diego and Baltimore.
BUSINESS
September 19, 1994 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Pacific Rim Conference: The region will take center stage in Los Angeles this week as delegates from Japan, Korea and Mexico meet to discuss trade and technology issues at the 20th annual Century of the Pacific Conference. The four-day meeting begins Tuesday and is hosted by the Los Angeles Junior Chamber of Commerce. It will feature presentations by U.S. Secretary of Commerce Ronald H. Brown, Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan and California Secretary of Trade and Commerce Julie Wright.
NEWS
May 29, 1991 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Gov. Pete Wilson named Julie Wright, director of public relations for TRW's space and defense sector, as head of the state Department of Commerce. Wilson also appointed Clark E. Wallace of Orinda, a former president of the National Assn. of Realtors, as state real estate commissioner. Wright, from Marina Del Rey, will oversee a department that has 143 employees and a $44.5-million budget.
BUSINESS
October 13, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
State Officials Plan Far East Trade Mission: Gov. Pete Wilson next month will lead the two-week mission to the region to drum up business for California and its exports--one of the few bright spots in the state's economy. Wilson, faulted by some as not being a more aggressive salesman for the state, said in a statement that California is "back in business" since recent pro-business tax and regulatory reforms.
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