The LAX Coastal Chamber is hosting a webinar with Larry Johnson, Director of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at El Camino College with critical information about the second round of Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) and Payroll Protection Programs (PPP) loans that were approved by Congress on Thursday, April 23.
The purpose of this webinar is to provide an update on the status of the existing Federal Government support programs, EIDL & PPP, as well as identifying other viable relief programs offered by State and Local Government as well as private industry.
Learn about the new loans and grants passed on Thursday, April 23rd:
Presenter: Lawrence R. Johnson, Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at El Camino College
Background: Lawrence R. Johnson has deep executive experience leading established and start-up enterprises. He currently serves as the Program lead Advisor for the Small Business Development Center at El Camino College, where he leads efforts to provide technical business services to Los Angeles area enterprises. Larry is also the founder and CEO of LR Johnson Associates LLC, a specialty foods sales and marketing firm. Previously, Larry provided corporate finance advisory and investment banking services for both Deloitte and Price Waterhouse. He maintains an affiliation with the Los Angeles consulting firm of Stanton Associates LLC and the Investment Banking firm of Aaron Capital.
He is active in Rotary International, having served as President of his local Rotary Club. He also serves on the Board of Wells Bring Hope, a not for profit that drills water wells in Western Africa. Larry received his MBA from Columbia University and has a BS in Economics from Boston College. An avid golfer, Larry also is an aficionado of the Los Angeles Philharmonic.