Its GDP is larger than Switzerland, Sweden, even Saudi Arabia. Los Angeles County's population of 10.4 million, including many with Austrian, German, or Swiss background, would make it the 8th largest state in the United States.
The region is a major global force in tourism, wholesale trade, cargo and logistics, technology and motion picture/TV production, with unparalleled direct international trade. The high-tech community includes bio-medical research facilities, digital information technology, environmental technology, and creative resource industries.
Manufacturing industries like apparel, computer and electronic products, transportation products, toys, fabricated metal products, food products, and furniture companies thrive.
Germany-USA Career Center applicants who have created an account and uploaded their CV can distribute their resume to German companies in the Los Angeles, CA metro region by using our CV Alert service.
For a current list of German companies in Los Angeles, information on specific industries or career networking opportunities for German-speaking job seekers, contact the Career Adviser service.
by share of foreign-owned entities (2010)
|Industry||# of entities|
|Finance & Insurance||481|
|Transportation & Warehousing||347|
"Very helpful in terms of CV and cover letter improvement as well as getting new insights and support regarding my job search.
Very helpful especially for foreigners who have to adopt to American formal standards; it's important to know which networks are useful and what job search platforms can be used."
Career Services user Sandra Henkel
Munich, Germany / Santa Monica, CA
Das Germany-USA Career Center, die führende Personalberatung für die deutsch-amerikanische Wirtschaft, offeriert Personaldienstleistungen und Personalvermittlung für den Handel zwischen Deutschland und den USA.
Please note: We are a professional firm with a proven track record in providing recruiting, targeted job posting / mailing and career services in this niche market.
We are not a Chamber of Commerce, deutsch-amerikanische Handelskammer, German American Chamber of Commerce, or Außenhandelskammer.
Our experts can help you find a new position fast - and save on your search costs.
The Germany-USA Career Adviser service is the ONLY service of its kind in Germany and in the U.S. We also cover Austria and Switzerland. Wir sprechen Deutsch!
"I think it was extremely helpful and opened my eyes to opportunities and ideas that I had not previously given thought to or known about. It has given me a window into other options that I did not know existed and had not even thought of."
On a scale of 1-10, 10 being "excellent", how would you rate the service rendered by our Career Adviser?
"10 without a doubt. Yes, I would highly recommend this service. The service was very helpful and offered information specific to what I was looking for and was not just 'cookie cutter' information.