MemorialCare is Presenting Sponsor for Greater Irvine Chamber Business Outlook

Monday, January 04, 2021

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MemorialCare, a platinum-levelLeaders Circlepartner of the Greater Irvine Chamber, is returning for the second year as Presenting Sponsor for the Chamber's Business Outlook featuring UCI's economy expert Chris Schwarz, and live-streamed on Thursday, Jan. 28, at noon.

"The Greater Irvine Chamber Business Outlook event couldn't come at a more important time, as our business community is focused on mitigating the fiscal impact that COVID-19 has had on employers," said Barry Arbuckle, Ph.D., president and CEO, MemorialCare. "MemorialCare is honored to once again sponsor this timely event, as we join the community of Irvine and all of Orange County in gaining the vital economic insights needed to emerge from the pandemic even stronger than before."

MemorialCare, with more than 200 healthcare locations, includes leading hospitals—Long Beach Medical Center, Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach, Orange Coast Medical Center in Fountain Valley and Saddleback Medical Center in Laguna Hills; MemorialCare Medical Group, Greater Newport Physicians; MemorialCare Select Health Plan, MemorialCare Research Program; and numerous outpatient health, medical imaging, ambulatory surgery, urgent care, physical therapy, breast health and dialysis centers throughout Orange, Los Angeles and Riverside counties. Accolades include Best U.S. Health Systems, Best Places to Work, Top 50 U.S. Hospitals, Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals, 10 Largest Children's Hospitals, 100 Best Hospitals for Spine and Prostate Surgeries, Best of Orange County and Long Beach Hospitals and Medical Groups, Top Performing Medical Groups, U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals and/or high performing in 31 clinical categories, Newsweek Top 100 Hospitals and more.

Business Outlook, live-streamed on Jan. 28, is free to attend; however, registration is required.

Schwarz is an associate professor of finance and faculty director of the Center for Investment and Wealth Management at University of California, Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business. Schwarz is a crowd favorite, capturing the attention of large audiences with his knowledge, insights, and good humor about a salient topic. Returning for the third year to the Greater Irvine Chamber Business Outlook, his observations and analyses are more important now than ever before as we look at market indicators to help us make informed decisions for the best possible economic recovery from the Coronavirus crisis. 

For more information on Business Outlook and sponsorship opportunities, contact Jessica Welch.

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