Daniel L. Rittatore has been with the City of Corona Economic Development team since 2002. He has served in many capacities most currently he is the single point of contact for the business community through Team Corona, the city’s business retention, attraction and expansion program. He specializes in team building, permitting processes, communication, and streamlining city government for business, always keeping with the city’s focus of creating jobs in more technical industries.
Daniel is also responsible for the biweekly city newsletter as well as the city’s multipronged social media program. With a dedicated team, the city’s social media program has increased community awareness, economic opportunities, and improved connectivity between city and community relations.
Prior to working with the City of Corona, Daniel served in the United States Marine Corps and was in sales & marketing for a third-party contract manufacturer of cosmetics. Coming from the private sector, Rittatore provides a different perspective when helping businesses achieve their goals by locating or growing within the city.
Daniel has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication with an emphasis on Public Relations from California State University, Fullerton and a Master of Science in Leadership and Management from the University of La Verne.
The city of Corona economic development division’s focus is to provide a single point of contact for the business community. Through quality customer service and an array of resources, Team Corona compresses businesses’ time to market. The economic development team works closely with the commercial retail, industrial and office markets to identify new companies to attract, expand, or retain within the city of Corona. Anything that creates an economic stimulus within the City runs through the economic development office.