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California Center and Culinary Institute of America – Recent Collaboration in California and China

30 Apr, 2018
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NAPA, CA – California Center recently met with Culinary Institute of America (CIOA) President, Dr. Tim Ryan and Provost Mark Erickson at their Copia Campus for detailed discussions and planning concerning China opportunities. SICHUAN/SHANGHAI, CHINA – California Center’s Program Director, Lei E recently accompanied CIOA’s Asia Admission Officer, Stephanie Hsu to Shanghai and Chengdu to … Continue reading “California Center and Culinary Institute of America – Recent Collaboration in California and China”

California Center and Culinary Institute of America sign Partnership MOU to Jointly Develop Programs in China

30 Apr, 2018
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HYDE PARK, NY –In recent weeks, California Center President/CEO Margaret Wong and Director of Food and Agriculture Programs, Lei E met with Culinary Institute of America (CIOA) Provost, Mark Erickson to sign a strategic partnership for collaboration and development of programs in China at the CIOA headquarters in Hyde Park, NY. The group along with … Continue reading “California Center and Culinary Institute of America sign Partnership MOU to Jointly Develop Programs in China”

California Center to Join Discussion on Artificial Intelligence at Upcoming California-China Business Summit – Presented by China Week and the Milken Institute

27 Apr, 2018
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Los Angeles, CA – Rapid advancement in the application of Artificial Intelligence has world leaders contemplating the role of human labor as automation shapes the future of work and impacts global trade and business. Chinese and California researchers have provided significant collaborations in this field, in part addressing a number of key questions and challenges: … Continue reading “California Center to Join Discussion on Artificial Intelligence at Upcoming California-China Business Summit – Presented by China Week and the Milken Institute”

California Center Partners with Lanxiong Sports to Offer Special Course and Executive Tour for Global Sports Executives

22 Mar, 2018
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About the Course and Tour: Presented by: Sign Up Today! For Pricing and details contact: Gordon Hinkle @ ghinkle@californiacenter.us or by phone at: 916-371-6886 ext. 30 Syllabus Information Topic: Global Sports Operations/Marketing/Business Development Today, global marketing in different industries, especially in media, sports is increasingly critical for success! The stakes are high and marketing executives … Continue reading “California Center Partners with Lanxiong Sports to Offer Special Course and Executive Tour for Global Sports Executives”

Global VIPs Come Together at Themed Entertainment Association’s Forum During China Attractions Expo in Beijing – California Center CEO Margaret Wong featured as guest panelist

22 Mar, 2018
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BEIJING, CHINA – 4 of the Top 10 largest global themed entertainment companies in the world shared their knowledge and experience within the entertainment industry for those attending the Themed Entertainment Association’s (TEA) forum at the China Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (CAAPA) Expo in Beijing just last week. TEA also held a special … Continue reading “Global VIPs Come Together at Themed Entertainment Association’s Forum During China Attractions Expo in Beijing – California Center CEO Margaret Wong featured as guest panelist”

California Center Joins Asian Business Leaders to Welcome Executive Director for White House Initiative on AAPI Issues to California

21 Mar, 2018
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SAN MATEO, CA – Last week, Asian Inc. and the U.S. Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) business centers hosted a group of Asian business leaders, including representatives from California Center for a round table discussion with newly appointed Executive Director, Holly Ham, White House Initiative on Asian American & Pacific Islanders. The … Continue reading “California Center Joins Asian Business Leaders to Welcome Executive Director for White House Initiative on AAPI Issues to California”

California Center CEO Meets with Owner of China’s Leading Tourism Company Chimelong Group

11 Dec, 2017
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December 2017 (China) – Margaret Wong, President/CEO of California Center and Board Member of the Themed Entertainment Association’s (TEA) Asia Board, joined other TEA representatives in meeting the owner of Chimelong Group Co., Ltd. earlier this week. The Chimelong Group is a conglomerate that owns and operates theme parks, luxury hotels, convention centers, high-end restaurants, … Continue reading “California Center CEO Meets with Owner of China’s Leading Tourism Company Chimelong Group”

Vice President of The Culinary Institute of America Visits California Center Chengdu

1 Dec, 2017
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  Dec 1st, 2017 ( Chengdu, China) –  Greg Drescher, Vice President of strategic initiatives and industry leadership at The Culinary Institute of America (CIA), visited California Center Chengdu office in China with his wife Mai Pham, an expert on Southeast Asian food, and an author, chef, and cultural ambassador.   To learn more about … Continue reading “Vice President of The Culinary Institute of America Visits California Center Chengdu”

California Center Signs Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Hunan Yongsheng Basketball Club

5 Nov, 2017
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  Nov 5th, 2017 ( Hunan, China) – California Center signed a strategic cooperation agreement with the Hunan Yongsheng Jinjianmi Men’s Basketball Club. Both parties will conduct in-depth cooperation in the fields of personal training, player introduction, club management and business development in the future. Margaret Wong, CEO of California Center, played an instrumental role in … Continue reading “California Center Signs Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Hunan Yongsheng Basketball Club”

California Center Hosts Governor Brown and U.S. Consul General Greene for Business Engagement during Governor’s Historic Visit to Chengdu, China

5 Jun, 2017
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  SACRAMENTO, CA – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. was hosted by the California Center over the weekend in Chengdu for a special business breakfast event during his historic visit to Sichuan Province, China.  Governor Brown is the first sitting California Governor on record to visit Sichuan, and made immediate use of his time by … Continue reading “California Center Hosts Governor Brown and U.S. Consul General Greene for Business Engagement during Governor’s Historic Visit to Chengdu, China”