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January 26, 2017

Why Cal State L.A. turns the most low-income students into top earners

California State University-Los Angeles Distinguished Cal State LA alumnus and CEO of Cordoba Corporation George L. Pla is featured in an article about the university’s success in propelling its students to the top echelon of earners at rates far higher than prestigious private universities. BRIDGING THE GAP Sure, a degree from Harvard or Stanford can […]
November 29, 2016

Maria Mehranian Helps Raise Over $15.4 Million Dollars for Humanitarian Relief in Armenia

Cordoba Corporation Managing Partner, Maria Mehranian, Raises Over $15.4 Million Dollars for Humanitarian Relief in Armenian. Armenia Fund’s 2016 Artsakh Telethon raised over $15.4 million dollars to help restore civilian infrastructure damaged during the recent four-day war, and provide critical humanitarian relief to those affected by the atrocities. (Los Angeles, CA)- The 2016 Armenia Fund International […]
November 23, 2016

12-hour Telethon for Armenian Humanitarian Relief Hosted by Maria Mehranian

(Los Angeles, CA)– Cordoba Corporation’s Managing Partner, Maria Mehranian, hosts 12-hour long telethon on Thanksgiving day to raise funds for Armenian humanitarian relief. Armenia Fund’s 2016 Artsakh Telethon will be held from 10am to 10pm PST on KSMV and KVMD in California and will raise funds to help restore civilian infrastructure damaged during the recent, four-day war, […]
November 8, 2016

Cordoba Corporation Managing Partner Maria Mehranian Awarded Healer of La Madre Tierra

(Los Angeles, CA)– Mujeres De La Tierra (Women of the Earth) hosted their annual Dia De Los Muertos Benefit on November 5, 2016 and honored Maria Mehranian, Managing Partner and Chief Financial Officer of Cordoba Corporation with the Healer of La Madre Tierra Award. The mission of the non-profit is to inspire, motivate and engage women and their children […]
October 25, 2016

Cal State LA’s Joe Shapiro Award goes to George L. Pla

In memory of Joe Shapiro, the Cal State LA Joe Shapiro award recognizes individuals who display exemplary characteristics of humanitarianism, leadership, and vision. (Los Angeles, CA)- Cal State LA alumnus George L. Pla, a successful entrepreneur and philanthropist, is honored with the 2016 Joe Shapiro Humanitarian Award for his ongoing commitment to enhancing communities throughout […]
August 22, 2016

Stormwater Quality In L.A. – Breaking Through Fear Itself – By Maria Mehranian & Adán Ortega

Bans against ex-parte discussions with regulators. Potential third-party lawsuits. Threatened court challenges against enforcement authority of regulators. The City of Los Angeles. The County of Los Angeles. A $20 billion stormwater infrastructure compliance price-tag. Looming municipal bankruptcies. For insiders representing cities, environmental groups, and regulators, these are just some of the fears in the quest to […]
March 11, 2016

Another Historic Space Artifact Journey Through Los Angeles City Streets

  The last flight-qualified external tank in existence, ET-94, will soon be heading for display at the California Science Center and Cordoba Corporation is helping to get it there. Cordoba Corporation and Parsons engineering firms are both volunteering their services to transport ET-94 from the state of Louisiana to California. ET-94 will travel from NASA’s Michoud […]
March 3, 2016

ENR California’s Top 20 Under 40

  Cordoba Corporation is pleased to announce that Michael Boomsma, our Senior Vice President of Education & Facilities has been selected by ENR Magazine as one of the Top 20 under 40 in California! The intro to the article is shown below. To view the full article CLICK HERE “I’ve known Michael for many years […]
September 16, 2015

Proposition 39 Citizens Oversight Board Member Randall D. Martinez Maintaining Accountability in Sacramento, California

On Tuesday, September 8, 2015 Cordoba Corporation’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Randall D. Martinez, addressed energy officials directly at the first Proposition 39 Citizens Oversight Board meeting and asked what kind of audits the state will conduct to ensure job and energy projections are achieved. Mr. Martinez, was appointed by California Attorney […]