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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Chico Chamber YPO Hosts 2018 City Council Candidate Forum


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Heather Ugie, Engagement & Marketing Manager

Chico Chamber of Commerce - 530.891.5556


Chico Chamber Young Professionals Organization Hosts 2018 City Council Candidate Mixer


 October 18, 2018   CHICO, CA On Wednesday, October 17th the Young Professionals Organization of the Chico Chamber held a City Council Candidate Mixer graciously hosted at Red Tavern, 1250 Esplanade in Chico, CA.  

The event included over 65 guests and an opportunity for each candidate to connect and address candidate mixer attendees in a casual format. In attendance: Alex Brown, Andrew Coolidge, Matt Gallaway, Scott Huber, Rich Ober, Ken Rensink, Kasey Reynolds and Jon Scott .

In September, the Chico Chamber released a 2018 Election Guide to share Q&A with City Council candidates with the Chico community. The public is encouraged to download the Guide from The Chico Chamber of Commerce does not endorse candidates, it takes an informative role through efforts like the 2018 Local Election Guide and the September 5th City Council Candidate Forum. For more information visit

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The Chico Chamber's Young Professionals Organization (YPO) was created in April 2010 in an effort to bring together the region's young business people 10 years or less into their professional career for mentoring, education, networking, and socializing. The Young Professionals Organization of the Chico Chamber is presented by Golden Valley Bank.