presents
Voter’s Edge California
Conozca la información antes de votar.
Presentado por
MapLight
League of Women Voters of California Education Fund
KPBS Voters Guide@KPBSNews
March 7, 2017 — Local Elections
Local

Ciudad de Redondo BeachCandidato para Consejo Municipal, Distrito 2

Photo de Todd Loewenstein

Todd Loewenstein

Small Business Owner
2,180 votos (61.06%)Winning
Use tab to activate the candidate button. Use "return" to select this candidate. You can access your list by navigating to 'My Choices'.
Para obtener más información a fondo sobre este candidato, siga los enlaces de cada pestaña en esta sección. En la mayoría de los lectores de pantalla, puede presionar Regresar o Ingresar para entrar a una pestaña y leer el contenido.
El candidato(a) proporcionó información.
Agradezca al candidato por compartir su información en Voter’s Edge.

Mis 3 prioridades principales

  • Responsible Development, protecting Redondo Beach from traffic and overcrowding from large commercial and residential developments.
  • Focusing on Traffic, Pedestrian, and Public Safety. Traffic strains our infrastructure and jeopardizes schoolchildren’s and residents’ safety.
  • Solid Financial Management, and Attracting Tomorrow's Businesses. Streamlining city spending, eliminating waste and cronyism, attracting high-paying jobs to Redondo Beach.

Experiencia

Experiencia

Profesión:Internet Technology Business Executive and Small Business Owner
Senior Director of Sales, The Americas, castLabs Inc. (2015–current)
President and CEO, ArcoStream LLC (2002–current)
Board Member, Board of Directors, LA County American Heart Association — Cargo designado (2009–current)
Member, Industry Trade Advisory Committee for Telecommunications, Dept of Commerce — Cargo designado (2011–current)
President, Redondo Residents for Responsible Revitalization — Cargo designado (2014–2016)
School Board Member and Board President, Redondo Beach Unified School District Board of Education — Cargo elegido (2005–2013)
Vice President of Streaming Services, Evoke Communications (1999–2001)
Regional Sales Manager, InterVU Inc. (1997–1999)
Strategic Sales Analyst, The Weather Channel (1995–1997)

Educación

University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management Master's in Business Administration, Marketing (1994)
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Bachelor of Arts , History (1989)

Actividades comunitarias

Eagle Scout with three palms, Boy Scouts of America (1977–1982)

Biografía

I served on the Redondo Beach School Board from 2005-2013, including 2 years as President, ensuring school modernization projects were completed on time and on budget.  Redondo schools are now top-ranked in California.

 As R4’s President, I led the campaign defeating Measure B, AES’ plan for nearly 600 condos, commercial buildings and a hotel, which would have clogged streets and overcrowded schools.  AES spent $1.2 million pushing B – we defeated it, spending only $16,000!

 

Worked for more than 20 yrs in the Digital Rights Management, content delivery network, cable TV, and entertainment industries. Played instrumental role in taking two companies (InterVU and Evoke/Raindance) public on the NASDAQ stock exchange. Have experience doing business not only in the US, but also Latin America, Europe, and Asia. Fluent in Spanish. 

I earned a Master's Degree in Business Administration from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota and a BA from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.

I currently work as the Senior Director of Sales, The Americas for castLabs. I'm responsible for creating new business opportunities and partnerships for company in North and South America. castLabs provides organizations with DRM/content protection, DASH video player SDKs, transcoding, and video delivery. Closed deals with some of the largest Internet video sites and OVPs, including Vimeo, Brightcove, Fullscreen, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Cinepolis,Youi.tv, and CBC/Radio Canada.

Creencias poliza

Filosofía política

I have a long history of working with other elected officials to get work accomplished. For example, when I was serving on the Redondo Beach School Board, I put aside my differences with some fellow board members in order to pass a major school bond, and then to carry out the modernization efforts, to produce projects that were done on time and on budget. I believe the results are impressive and speak for themselves.

Elected officials need to remember why they chosen by the residents, who are ultimately their bosses. It’s important to listen to their constituents, as well as other council members, because you’ll learn from them. 

I'm not for big or small government, just efficient and effective government.

Información de contacto del candidato

¿Quién más se está postulando?

Comparta este sitio para ayudar a otras personas a investigar sus opciones para las votaciones.

PUBLISHING:PRODUCTION SERVER:PRODUCTION