Message From Our CEO Katie Simmons:
"It's all about courage," said the announcer when Mark Francis and Tom Lando took the stage in Sacramento last week to receive their Business Advocate of the Year awards from the California Chamber of Commerce (see videos below). And it's true, somemes the Chamber has to say unpopular things to advocate for the betterment of our businesses and our community... Click here to read on.
Now Available Chamber Special Report and Community Vision Commercial
NOW AVAILABLE the Special Report from the Task Force on City Revenues & Expenditures! This Special Report calls the City of Chico and our community to action around exploring a revenue measure to meet essential community needs like police staffing and roadway improvements. The Chamber has also launched the Community Vision video series touching on the five community priorities. Click HERE To View Our Community Vision Commercial.
Now Available Cannabis: Panel Q&A for Employers Presentation
August 22, 2018 CHICO, CA: Wednesday, August 22nd, the Chico Chamber of Commerce hosted an Expert Panel Q&A for employers on cannabis, from 12:00 – 1:30 p.m., in the CARD Community Center located at 545 Vallombrosa Avenue in Chico. The event resulted from the Chico Chamber’s Cannabis Subcommittee work...
Chico Retail Watch Program Begets Positive Signs, Police Say
By Andre Byik | email@example.com | Chico Enterprise-Record
PUBLISHED: August 7, 2018 at 5:42 pm | UPDATED: August 8, 2018 at 11:24 am
CHICO — Following the launch this year of a watch program whose aim is helping retailers curb shoplifting, the Chico Police Department has seen signs that the effort has brought about positive results...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE :CHICO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES LEADERSHIP TRANSITION
The Chico Chamber of Commerce announced today an upcoming change in executive leadership. Chamber President & CEO, Katie Simmons, has accepted a Vice President position with the Associated General Contractors of California, headquartered in Sacramento, beginning November of 2018. Her final day at the helm...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATE FORUM NOW AVAILABLE ON VIDEO
September 7, 2018 CHICO, CA The Chico Chamber of Commerce hosted over 200 community members at the 2018 Chico City Council Candidate Forum on Wednesday, September 5, 2018, in the Chico Area Recreation District (CARD) Community Center. A complete video recording of the Forum filmed by BCAC.TV is now available at...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Chico Chamber Releases 2018 Local Election Guide
AUGUST 3, 2018 CHICO, CA The Chico Chamber of Commerce released the 2018 Local Election Guide this week to share Q&A with City Council candidates and to promote the upcoming Chico City Council Candidate Forum on September 5th. The Guide is being mailed to all Chamber members and will be distributed at the Forum. The public is encouraged to download...