The  City of West Hollywood's Economic Development efforts support and develop a vibrant local economy through programs and initiatives such as business attraction, retention and expansion; economic planning and forecasting; expanding the City's economic base in tourism and oversight of the arts and cultural programming throughout the City.

For general business inquiries contact:
Maribel Louie, Arts & Economic Development Manager
Laura Minnich, Economic Development Analyst

If you are unsure of who to contact directly you may contact the staff at or by phone at 323-848-6354.


PickupThe Pickup Line
West Hollywood's nighttime shuttle service providing free rides every weekend from 8pm-3am along Santa Monica Blvd.  Hop on board at one of the many stops between La Brea and Robertson. Businesses can participate in the program through the PickUp Perk Cards offered onboard to riders providing discounts to bars, nightclubs, restaurants and retail establishments along the route. Want to add your business to the PickUp Perk Card? Email to find out how you can participate. For a complete route map visit

ESPWeho Eat Shop Play - Shop Local Campaign
The City of West Hollywood in partnership with the West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce encourage residents to shop local and patronize West Hollywood businesses when they are looking for a play to eat, shop, or play. West Hollywood businesses may be listed on the website by contacting the West Hollywood Chamber at

I Am Weho Square full_logo I Am West Hollywood - Ambassador Program
Visit West Hollywood offers a monthly interactive program designed to encourage and empower West Hollywood businesses and their employees to become better informed about West Hollywood and all it has to offer.  This free 2.5 hour interactive learning workshop and tour of West Hollywood has been designed specifically to inform and educate employees and residents about destination West Hollywood, with a focus on customer service and hospitality training. Trained individuals become “Official Information Ambassadors” and are armed with a database of facts, figures, and “Did You Know” anecdotes about West Hollywood for use in customer interaction. To register for the next tour visit 

Film Office Logo GreenFilm West Hollywood
West Hollywood is a popular choice for television, movies, and still photo shoots. Learn how to make your property available as a filming location and sign up to participate in the Film West Hollywood program. A partnership between the City of West Hollywood Film Office and the West Hollywood Marketing & Visitors' Bureau. 

 WeHoLife is a partnership of the City of West Hollywood, local businesses, community organizations and residents dedicated to providing information and opportunities for individuals to learn, support and encourage healthy living with an emphasis on HIV and substance abuse prevention.  WeHoLife, funded by the City of West Hollywood, sponsors a condom distribution program with local businesses.  Your business can sign-up to be a partner by contacting Social Services.