Los Angeles: The creative capital of the world
LA is entrepreneurial, eclectic, diverse and innovative. One in every six of its residents works in a creative industry. There are more artists, writers, filmmakers, actors, dancers and musicians living and working in Los Angeles than any other city at any time in history. 3.9 million people live within the city limits and 18.7 million people reside in the L.A. Metro Area. LA’s economy as a city is larger than 46 of the 50 states in the U.S.
LA is the home of Silicon Beach, the technology capital of Southern California. Spanning the Pacific Ocean to the Hollywood Hills, from Santa Monica to LAX, Silicon Beach is home to an innovative collection of tech companies.