Peter Woo is Co-Founder of Megatoys, Inc. and California Costumes. He is also a real estate developer, former Board member of 99cent Stores, Inc., and former Chairman of the Chinese Chamber of Commerce
Peter has a long history of promoting Los Angeles in the international arena to attract business and investments. Most recently, he was part of Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's Asian trade delegation in 2006. Previously, he co-chaired the "Los Angeles Week in Hong Kong" event for Mayor Bradley in 1991. He served as Mayor Riordan's advisor on international trade and traveled with him to Israel in 1996 and to China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan in 1998. He was also a member of Mayor Hahn's Asia trade mission in 2002.
Peter is active with numerous community groups. He was the founding president of the Los Angeles Historic Cultural Neighborhood Council and the Chair of the Hollywood Beautification Team. He also served on the Boards of the United Way of Greater Los Angeles and Friends of Chinese American Museum.
The Advisory Board offers advice and guidance to the principals of Covington Capital Management to further the success of the Firm. In addition, it is anticipated that the Board will provide opportunistic wealth management and philanthropic introductions. The Board will assist in building the Covington brand.