William R. Fox has been named to the Los Angeles County Fair Association. Fox is president of William Fox Group and William Fox Homes Inc. located In Ontario.
He founded the companies in 2003 to engage in commercial and residential construction and development. He graduated from the University of Southern California with a bachelor of science degree in business administration. He currently serves as a member of the Claremont committee for the L.A. County Fair, on the Claremont School District Site Council and Claremont School Asset Advisory Committee. He resides in Claremont with his wife, Cindy, and children Heather and Brian.
The appointment complements a roster of nearly 50 notable and dynamic community and civic leaders that serve on the association of the not-for-profit organization. The LACFA operates and manages Fairplex, home of the L.A. County Fair and more than 500 diverse year-round events.
LACFA members actively serve on a number of boards within the organization from the foundations’ boards –Fairplex Child Development Center, Millard Sheets Center for the Arts, Fairplex Education Foundation – to community, strategic planning and investment and auction committees. New members are nominated by the LACFA board of directors and membership is approved by association members.
Fairplex, home of the L.A. County Fair has been a southern California institution since 1922. Described as a public benefit organization, the Association stresses entertaining and educational programming to appeal to all ages. It is consistently one of the top 10 fairs and festivals in North America, currently No. 5. The facility hosts more than 2.7 million visitors annually between attendees to the September Fair and a myriad of year-round events.