23rd Annual Economic Forecast

Our 23rd Annual Economic Forecast held on January 29th at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium brought out a packed house of over 400 members and industry leaders.  Dr. Esmael Adibi-Director of the A Gary Anderson Center for Economic Research, Chapman University once again gave us an in-depth prediction of the 2015 economy and recap of 2014.  As the housing market is on the rebound, Dr. Adibi believes "this recovery has legs".  

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This year the BIA offered its attendees a happy hour mixer after the presentation at Heroes Restaurant & Brewery, a local watering hole in downtown Riverside.  Members and guest alike enjoyed drinks, food and more networking.

BIA would like to thank our co-host and partner, ORCO Block & Hardscape.  Gratitude to our Event Sponsors - Michael Baker International/RBF Consulting, Eastern Municipal Water District, Fusion Sign & Design, Applied Photography along with Energy Efficiency Education Partners; Southern California Edison and Southern California Gas Company for making this event possible with their generosity. We could not make this annual event possible annual without the support of our 2015 Partner companies, who help to underwrite this program and many others throughout the year.

Thank You to our Event Sponsors

  • Michael Baker International/RBF Consulting
  • Eastern Municipal Water District
  • Fusion Sign & Design
  • Applied Photography

Energy Efficiency Education Partners

  • Southern California Edison
  • Southern California Gas Company