BritWeek is a California non-profit corporation – also known as a 501 (c) 3 in the Golden State – that started in 2007. It was the brainchild of the producer of Pop Idol and American Idol,”Nasty” Nigel Lythgoe, and then UK Consul General for the Los Angeles based region, Bob Peirce. Created to emphasize a strong business relationship between Britain and the US, BritWeek is also held in Florida in Miami.
BritWeek continues to have close ties to the UK government through the UKTI Business Innovation Awards.
BritWeek Events Calendar 2014
BritWeek Los Angeles: April 21 – May 4
BritWeek Miami: March 6 – March 12
BritWeek Orange County: April 25 – May 30
BritWeek San Francisco: June 13 – June 21