PASADENA, CA (April 25, 2016) – Parsons announced that it will sponsor and participate in the Los Angeles Business Council’s (LABC’s) 2016 Sustainability Summit. The summit will take place from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, April 29, 2016, at the Getty Center, located at 1200 Getty Center Drive in Los Angeles, CA.
This annual summit will focus on California’s energy and water future and will consist of three panel sessions: Pioneering New Approaches to Reach California’s Goals, Sustainability Challenges and Opportunities for Los Angeles, and Partnership to Address California’s Water Crisis. Virginia Grebbien, Parsons’ Chief of Staff, will participate in the third panel session. Other participants will include executives from the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California and LA Sanitation as well as other industry firms. Ms. Grebbien will emphasize water supply innovation and alternative delivery approaches such as design-build and public-private partnerships.
“Parsons is a long-time member of the Los Angeles Business Council and has sponsored the organization’s Sustainability Summit since 2009,” said Grebbien. “Sustainability is one of our six core values, and we’re proud to support the council’s mission to promote environmental and economic sustainability in the county that is home to our corporate headquarters.”
The LABC’s annual summit focuses on business-driven solutions and policy prescriptions that can make clean energy and water more profitable. For more information, please visit http://www.labusinesscouncil.org.Parsons is a technology-driven engineering services firm with more than 70 years of experience in the engineering, construction, technical, and professional services industries. The corporation is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, defense, security, and construction. Parsons delivers design/design-build, program/construction management, systems design/engineering, cyber/converged security, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. For more about Parsons, please visit www.parsons.com, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.