MWW Group Senior Vice President Coby King Named 2nd Vice Chair of the Valley Industry and Commerce Association (VICA)

King Is Re-Elected To Senior Leadership Role for the VICA, A Leading Business Organization in the San Fernando Valley

Jan 14, 2010, 11:00 ET from MWW Group

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Coby King, senior vice president and general manager in MWW Group's Los Angeles office, was named 2nd Vice Chair of the Valley Industry and Commerce Association (VICA) during the VICA's 60th Annual Meeting last month. King has been involved with VICA for twelve years and previously served as vice chair and a member of the executive committee.

VICA is considered among the most influential business advocacy organizations in Southern California. Their mission is to enhance the economic vitality of the greater San Fernando Valley region by advocating for a better business climate and quality of life. It strives to make the Greater San Fernando Valley the location of choice for Southern California businesses and families.

"Coby has been a dedicated leader since joining MWW Group in 2008, and it is no surprise – active as he is in the community and region – that he has been re-elected to a senior leadership role at VICA," said Michael W. Kempner, president and CEO of MWW Group. "He is a trusted counselor, and will no doubt play a big part in helping VICA achieve its goals."

King currently serves as a member of the Board of the California Motor Vehicle Recovery Corporation, which helps consumers recover monies from auto dealers, and on various Democratic Party committees, including the State Central Committee and State Executive Board.  He served on the MTA's San Fernando Valley Service Sector Governance Council from 2003 to 2008, representing the City of Los Angeles.  He also served as President of the Van Nuys Airport Citizens Advisory Council from 1999 to 2006, and was instrumental in achieving a long-delayed airport master plan.  He served as a member of the Board of Commissioners of the City of Los Angeles Community Redevelopment Agency from 2000 to 2002, and on the California Council on Criminal Justice from 2002 through 2004.  

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