Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau Newsletter
Week of May 8, 2017 
Welcome  New Members
To learn more about these Chamber member businesses, visit their websites.
Alain Pinel Realtors
Rita Naman
John Muir Land Trust
Linus Eukel
http://www.jmlt.org
T-Mobile Operated by MobileOne LLC
Revel Stark
http://www.mobileonellc.com
TapSnap
William Deskin
http://www.tapsnap1203.com/
MB Contract Furniture Inc.
Jane Mele
http://www.mbcontractfurniture.com
Oasis Senior Advisors
Susan Tamaoki
http://WalnutCreek.OasisSeniorAdvisors.com
Intero Real Estate Services
Mary Beall-Neighbor
http://www.interowalnutcreek.com
Chairs for Affairs
Rayna Hess
http://www.chairsforaffairs.com

Invitation to Your House

Put the Spotlight On Your Business

Host a  Walnut Creek Chamber Business and Social Hour. Hosting is a great way to showcase your business to Chamber members, non-members, government officials, educators and local businesses.  Interested?  Call Chamber Membership Director Linda Vesneski at  934-2007

This is a Walnut Creek Chamber member only benefit.

Argentina Nights & Days

Join the   Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau  as we visit Argentina, October 20 - 27, 2017, with an optional three night pre-extension to Santiago and an optional post trip to the famous Iguazu Falls.  

Click here for the   brochure  or call the Chamber and ask for Lynn Pauline. (925) 934-2007
For Members Only
 
Click here  to see what some of our members are offering exclusively to other members.

Chamber members  are encouraged to take advantage of this & the many other member benefits .
Post your J ob Listings
Post your Press Releases too!
  Post your  events on the 
 
Member only benefits.
For assistance, contact the Chamber office (925) 934-2007
What's Happening?

FIRST WEDNESDAY 
STREET FESTIVALS 
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Join the
City of Walnut Creek Arts & Rec, John Muir, and Walnut Creek Seniors Club for a free day of Lifelong Learning on May 31  to celebrate National Senior Health and Fitness Day. Health Screenings, Education Sessions, Fitness Showcase and much more! Click here.

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CLICK HERE FOR EVENTS
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Material Girls - March 23 - June 4
UPCOMING EVENTS
Where Everyone Knows Your Name
Make Your Reservation Now, click here.
Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau
2017 Installation Breakfast & UXL Awards
Scott's Seafood Grill & Bar
Tuesday, May 17| 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
1333 N. California Blvd., Walnut Creek
Outgoing Chair Linda Rimac Colberg  , Writer, Editor, Writing Coach, Colberg & Company, Inc., will review the year of Chamber accomplishments before passing the gavel to  incoming Chair Mary S. Brooks , Managing Director, Integre Wealth Management of Raymond James.Online reservations, click here.
UXL awards 300dpi 
The event will include recognizing two individuals with the Chamber  UXL Award.   
85,000+ Prospects in the Park
Act Now...Limited Availability 
Face-to-Face Marketing Opportunities
85,000+ Festival-goers | Two-Day Community Event
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June 3 & June 4
Heather Farm Park
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Promote your products and services while pouring a wine or beer directly to Festival attendees from your own company branded  booth.   (Booth / Wine / Beer provided by the Chamber) 
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Wine / Beer Pouring Booth: 
Chamber Member Booth Fee $800 | Non Member  $1,200. 
For more details and a registration form  {Click Here}  To Register online  {Click Here
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Commercial Exhibitor:
P romote your product or service directly to Festival attendees from your company branded 10 x 10 Commercial Exhibitor Booth Space. 
 Please call Marcie Hochhauser , for availability at (925) 934-2007. 
  

Art & Wine Festival Event Sponsorships:






Target your market with an Event Sponsorship.
 For a Sponsorship Brochure { Click Hereor call Marcie Hochhauser  at (925) 934-2007. 
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Walnut Creek Art & Wine Festival  East Bay's Best Out Door Event!

Click Here 
 to view the 
Art & Wine Festival website
See Jane Run
Congratulations to a gifted, dedicated and compassionate leader!
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The Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau joins John Muir Health in congratulating Jane Willemsen, President and Chief Administrative Officer of John Muir Medical Center, for being honored as one of the most influential women in Bay Area Business.
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Fair Chance
FAIR CHANCE EMPLOYER SUMMIT |  May 24, 2017
PRESENTED BY CONTRA COSTA COUNTY'S  WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD (
 & OFFICE OF REENTRY AND JUSTICE
Pleasant Hill Community Center, 320 Civic Drive
Breakfast 8:00am - 8:30am |  Program 8:30am - 12:00pm

Know the law, strengthen your hiring process and learn how to minimize risk and maximize value by becoming a Fair Chance Employer! Plus, learn how to take advantage of government incentives such as tax credits, fidelity bonding, and wage reimbursements. The Summit will include:
  • Employers and trainers who have hired/trained formerly incarcerated workers
  • Success stories of fair chance employers and workers
  • Training on Root & Rebound's 'California Employers' Fair Chance Hiring Toolkit
The training is intended for employers, HR professionals, corporate counsel, workforce development professionals, and others in the California business community.  For FREE registration or more information click here.

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