JCL Consulting Group (JCL) offers equity-focused communication methods, stakeholder engagement, and specialised coaching workshops for presidency companies in California.
In an interview on Tuesday April 25, JC Lacey, principal, gave the Sentinel perception on his profession having over 15 years of public and group service in Los Angeles, and most just lately turning into president of the Crenshaw Chamber of Commerce this Spring.
With 2023 being the Chamber’s ninetieth anniversary, Lacey famous that he has three principal objectives this 12 months. The primary is to host networking occasions every quarter to socialize and discuss enterprise. Secondly, he goals to enhance members’ on-line presence by way of workshops and pop-ups. The final aim is to be an advocate and voice for the group by way of their outreach.
Reflecting on the journey to turning into chamber president, Lacey stated, “Previously 10 years, Armen Ross was the earlier president of the chamber and I’ve been capable of watch him, in addition to the late Michael Jones, develop this enterprise.
“I additionally labored for the LA Metro on the Okay-line being the enterprise liaison for them, so I used to be capable of get my toes moist. I’ve been on this group and gotten to know these companies effectively. As a marketing consultant now, my agency, JCL Consulting, is marketing-based and that’s the place my function with the chamber has are available,” he defined.
“I began as an impartial small enterprise in 2019 proper earlier than the pandemic and I’ve been blessed and fortunate to plug into initiatives that I’ve a distinct segment to handle, largely transportation centered initiatives and all metropolis purchasers and authorities companies. We concentrate on fairness centered communications, technique, and we even have a lane within the digital media lane, we now have been working just lately with AI chat instruments to assist authorities companies and organizations with what they want from group members,” he stated.
JCL’s principal aim is to assist strengthen relationships between organizations and the communities they’re serving by way of helping in growing actions and occasions like public conferences, focus teams, media campaigns, focused outreach, and pop-ups. One space that JCL is specializing in is aiding the federal government in catching up with the non-public sector by way of digital communication.
One other area of interest space for JCL is designing applications to assist native companies being affected by infrastructure building. He has performed a crucial function in Eat Store Play, a mitigation program bringing advertising and marketing assist to mother and pop companies alongside Metro’s building corridors. The sponsored advertising and marketing helps companies construct a powerful basis by growing web sites, creating an lively presence on Yelp, guaranteeing web sites are cellular pleasant, and coaching house owners to carry out these duties.
For extra data on JCL’s mission and applications, go to https://www.jclconsulting-group.com. Go to the Crenshaw Chamber of Commerce’s web site at https://www.crenshawchamber.com/.