Senator Curren D. Price and Dr. Cherilyn Lee (Former Nurse to Michael Jackson, Author of Written Before I Was Born) attended the 2nd Annual West Coast Expo hosted by Actress Sheryl Lee Ralph held at the Los Angeles Convention Center 1201 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA, September 27-28, 2013.
Our Weekly Newspaper kicked off the expo with an opening breakfast with keynote speaker L.A. City Councilman Curren D. Price beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Friday in the convention centers South Hall followed by a live press conference at 9:30 on the Expo floor. Dr. Lee also attended the breakfast and provided a booth at the expo offering volunteer treatment.
The West Coast Expo is an exposition and trade show for small, medium, and large businesses with goods, products, and services to market on the West Coast.
The event had many local vendors from the community offering free testings and complimentary products. Featured pavilions included Business, Technology, Health and Beauty, Automotive, Home Improvement and Green/Sustainability. Each pavilion offered attendees a unique, informative and exciting opportunity to interact with experts, specialiata and vendors who enabled them to learn about, evaluate, test and purchase products and services.
Day 1 concluded with a live step show competition hosted by Darren Henson (Stomp The Yard). The Competition ranged from High School to Greek Organizations and was very entertaining.
Day 2 included a fabulous "Lights-Camera-Runway" celebrity fashion show hosted by actres, singer, and activist Sheryl Lee Ralph and radio personality Kevin Nash. Featured designers included clothing by some of the leading fashion retailers and top award winning designers in the Greater Los Angeles area. Proceeds benefit the Urban Media Foundation
Photos courtesy Gisele "ShooterDiva"/Partyby5.com