Payments to official’s firms
Companies founded by Todd DeStefano, the former events manager at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission, received payments of at least $10,000 in the years shown from:
Tool of North America: Filmed commercials at the Coliseum or Sports Arena
University of California: Hosted a UCLA pregame event in 2007 at the city-owned swim stadium, which neighbors the Coliseum
“An American Carol”: A film that shot scenes at or around the Sports Arena
“American Gladiators”: A television show that shot scenes at the Sports Arena
Go Ventures: Staged raves at the Sports Arena
Insomniac: Staged raves at the Coliseum and Sports Arena
University of California
Southern Wine & Spirits: Held an employee party at the Coliseum
Coca Cola: Sold beverages to the Coliseum
Sources: California Fair Political Practices Commission, California secretary of state, Times reporting
Get breaking news, investigations, analysis and more signature journalism from the Los Angeles Times in your inbox.
You may occasionally receive promotional content from the Los Angeles Times.