The Entertainment Capital of the World, Los Angeles is home to thousands of companies, businesses and corporations - from entertainment to oil. Los Angeles is also home to nearly 11,000 businesses that serve the entertainment industry. Entertainment businesses in Los Angeles, including Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox, Warner Bros, and Columbia Pictures - create a $38 billion industry with over 375 sound stages totaling 4.2 million-square-feet.
A stimulating cosmopolitan center, Los Angeles boasts a world-renowned higher education system. Universities and colleges in Los Angeles include University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), California Institute of Technology, , Loyola Marymount University, American Jewish University, Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM), California State Universities and University of Southern California. When you visit the universities and colleges of Los Angeles, you'll find smart, boutique accommodations at our Elan Hotel.