Lancaster, CA – The Greater Antelope Valley Economic Alliance (GAVEA) will host its Annual Investor and Ally Event “Economic Development Professional’s Panel” on Thursday, June 21st. The panel discussion will give each city’s representative the opportunity to highlight new economic development projects and discuss trends for the future.

Panelists include: Ms. Alexia Svejda, California City; Ms. Sydney Yeseta, City of Lancaster; Mr. Curtis Cannon, City of Palmdale; Ms. Phenvana Panpradith, City of Ridgecrest and Mr. Corey Costelloe, City of Tehachapi.

In addition to the panel discussion, GAVEA’s Investors will vote on the slate of candidates for the Board of Directors three year term beginning July 1, 2018.

Kimberly Maevers, President of the Greater Antelope Valley Economic Alliance said, “This event is an opportunity for our business leaders, investors and allies to hear from our five City representatives all in one place. You’ll walk away from this meeting with a much better
understanding of what is happening across the region, in regards to economic development.”

GAVEA’s Annual Event will take place at the John P. Eliopulos Hellenic Center from 11 AM to 1 PM on June 21st. The cost to attend the event is $30 for the general public, $20 for GAVEA Investors. You must register in advance at

For more information about the June 21st event or how to become a sponsor, contact PJ DelGaudio, Executive Assistant at 661.722.6566.