Social Media Toolkit

The Los Angeles Business Council is looking forward to our 17th Annual Mayoral Housing, Transportation and Jobs Summit taking place this Friday, October 5th.

We hope you use this Social Media Toolkit to help raise awareness of the important issues that will be addressed at the Summit.

Don’t forget to use the hashtag #LABCSummit and tag us at @labctweets on Twitter and @labusinesscouncil on Facebook.


Sample Tweets

Below are sample tweets to post on day of the summit. Tag us @labctweets and use the hashtag #LABCSummit

  • New study indicates that L.A.’s fastest growing industries are being stifled by the high cost of housing—how will this impact L.A.’s economy and what can we do about it? Check out the report at labusinesscouncil.org or tune in to the #LABCSummit to learn more.

  • Housing isn’t a siloed issue—it impacts jobs, transportation, and our economic strength as a region. It’s time for L.A. businesses to step up and help address the housing crisis. #LABCSummit

  • The responsibility falls on all of us to help solve L.A.’s housing crisis -- legislators, nonprofits, and businesses. No one can afford to take a backseat! #LABCSummit

  • L.A. companies offering housing-related assistance report more success maintaining their workforce, according to a new study released today at the #LABCSummit. Read the report at labusinesscouncil.org

  • Only unified action can help LA address homelessness. The business community must take an active role providing innovative solutions! @lchorne #LABCsummit

  • 5 years after launching @hyperlooptt unveils world’s first full-scale Hyperloop passenger capsule! LA to SF in 30 minutes! #LABCsummit

  • Metro’s $120 billion Measure M investment opens up opportunities to develop affordable housing, incorporate e-scooters, and take cars off the road! #LABCsummit

Twitter Handles

Los Angeles Business Council @labctweets
Eric Garcetti @MayorOfLA
Xavier Becerra @AGBecerra
Brian Annis @brianannis
Gary Painter @GaryDeanPainter
John Kobara @jekobara
Jonathan Woetzel @JonathanWoetzel
Scott Wiener @Scott_Wiener
David Chiu @DavidChiu
Lew Horne @lchorne
Laura Friedman @laurafriedman43
Katherine Perez-Estolano @KAPerezEstolano
Vince Bertoni @vbertoni
Judith Ibarra Bianchetta @jibarrabianche
LA Metro @metrolosangeles
ARUP @ArupGroup
Tetra Tech @TetraTech
City of Los Angeles @LACity
Lime @limebike
Lyft @lyft
WSP USA @wspusa
USC Price School @USCPrice
California Community Foundation @calfund
Cedars-Sinai @CedarsSinai
SoCalGas @socalgas
Holland Partner Group @HPGRealestate
Abode Communities @abodesweethome
CBRE @CBRE
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies @hyperloopttv
Port of Los Angeles @PortofLA
Southern California Edison @SCE
LA Cleantech Incubator @LACIncubator
Permacity Solar @permacity
UCLA Luskin Conference Center @LuskinConfCntr
UCLA @UCLA
UCLA Anderson @UCLA_AndersonPR
Rexford Industrial @rexfordind
J.P. Morgan @jpmorgan
Enterprise Community Partners @EnterpriseNow
LADWP @LADWP

Sample Facebook and Linkedin Posts

Tag us @labusinesscouncil and use the hashtag #LABCSummit.

  • We’re at the @LuskinConfCntr for @labusinesscouncil ’s 17th Annual Housing Transportation and Jobs Summit. Watch the livestream here: labusinesscouncil.org #LABCSummit

  • The @labusinesscouncil has brought together leaders and experts in transportation, housing and jobs to discuss how to make our city strong. Tune in and listen at labusinesscouncil.org.

  • A new study released today at the #LABCSummit finds that the high cost of housing is hurting L.A.’s fastest growing industries by making hiring and employee retention more difficult. Is it time for the corporate sector to get engaged in housing policy? #LABCSummit

Sample E-Blast or Web Post

The below can be adapted to be either an email blast or a posting on your website/blog.

Join [partner] at the Los Angeles Business Council’s 17th Annual Mayoral Housing, Transportation and Jobs Summit at the UCLA Luskin Center this Friday, October 5th. As Southern California’s housing affordability crisis worsens, this year’s summit brings together leading experts to discuss what it will take to solve it.

Tickets available at: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07efi5ed5q4ecf528d&llr=owtezvvab

For more information or to watch the livestream, visit: www.labusinesscouncil.org.

We hope to see you there!