Dana Point Chamber of Commerce's Compass Newsletter
The Chamber Compass
Your bi-weekly guide to the news & happenings of Dana Point 
July 12, 2016
California's 17 Ballot Measures
Will you vote Yes or No?
On November 8, 2016, California voters will be asked to sort through the longest list of statewide propositions.  The list of 17 ballot measures offers an array of public policy choices for Californians.  Stay up to date on the issues that personally affect you.

2016 Midyear Employment Law Update
It's only July, but it's already been a busy 2016 for employers- with
lots of action since the first of the year from the California Legislature, federal and state agencies, local governments and our courts.  CalChamber's free "2016 Midyear Employment Law Update" recaps some of the more significant developments to date including wages and hours, discrimination and harassment, disability related protections, working conditions and workplace safety.  Look to CalChamber's employment law experts- and their convenient HR compliance products and services- for current and comprehensive employment information.

3rd Thursday Mixer!  
Thursday, July 21st 
@ 5:30pm-7:30pm 

The Fountains at Sea Bluffs
25411 Sea Bluffs Drive
Dana Point, CA 92629

$12 for Chamber Members
$20 for Non-Members 

Thank you to the following members for donating raffle prizes:

brio logo

Total Wellness 
Orange County 

Dr. Tracey Diner

If you are interested in donating a raffle prize for a mixer, please contact Krystal Neitzke

Dana Point Harbor Revitalization 
On Wednesday, June 29, 2016, city and county officials held a Groundbreaking Ceremony for the start of the Dana point Harbor Revitalization.

Construction will begin Tuesday, July 5, 2016.  For more information, click on the article below.

Discounts, Sales, Specials & Coupons! 
Are you using your Office Depot Discount Program?


This program is FREE to all Dana Point Chamber members!

Ribbon Cutting Celebration 
Join us in celebrating the opening of

Monday, July 18th @ 3:00pm
34085 Pacific Coast Hwy, Suite 113
Dana Point, CA 92629

Member Spotlights
  • Congratulations to Salt Creek Grille on 20 years of amazing service to the community of Dana Point!  Dana Point is lucky to have you and we wish you many more years of success!

  • Congratulations to Enzo and Jill Scognamiglio of Brio Tuscany Grille for raising $50,000 at their gala for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation!  The foundation benefits more than 28,000 children nationwide who are living with the diagnosis of a brain tumor. 

New Member Orientation 

Wednesday, July 27th   
@ 5:00pm-6:00pm

Dana Point Chamber Office 
34163 Pacific Coast Hwy, Suite 100
Dana Point, CA 92629

There is no charge to attend this event

Join us for a New Member Orientation and get the scoop on how the Chamber and your Membership should be working for you.  

We encourage new members, new employees and current members looking for a "refresher" course to attend this event. New member attendees will receive your New Member packet and plaque, plus you'll get a detailed presentation of your Chamber member benefits.  

This is your opportunity to meet Chamber staff, Board members, Chamber Ambassadors and fellow members- all while learning about the exciting opportunities your Chamber membership offers you! 

To RSVP, please email  Katie McGann

Welcome New Members! 
Over 84,000 people in Orange County are affected by Alzheimer's.  Since 1982, Alzheimer's Orange County has been Orange County's center for Alzheimer's resources. We are dedicated to providing quality care and support services to the thousands of residents of Orange County who are affected by Alzheimer's disease.  Our mission is to provide hands-on care and support, information, referrals, education and resources for families in Orange County and surrounding areas who experience memory loss and Alzheimer's, while advancing critical research for a cure. 

FILLMORE & 5th consignment boutiques specialize in highly coveted clothing and accessories for women and men at a fraction of their original retail prices. Customers can expect to find timeless Louis Vuitton and Chanel pieces alongside favorite basics from J. Crew and Tory Burch. Consign the designer clothing, handbags and shoes that no longer speak to your unique style and make room for something new.  Whether consigning or shopping, you'll receive impeccable service from our highly knowledgeable staff, trained to price your items for the best return and quickest sale.

Upcoming Events 
Sunday, July 17th @ 1:00pm-5:00pm
Dana Point Lantern District
Del Prado between Old Golden Lantern & Amber Lantern
FREE Car Registration

July through August
Every Sunday, 2:30pm-6:00pm
Sea Terrace Park 
33501 Niguel Rd
Dana Point, CA 92629

Monday, July 18th @ 3:00pm
English Rose Beauty Studio
34085 Pacific Coast Hwy #113
Dana Point, CA 92629

Thursday, July 21st @ 5:30pm-7:30pm
The Fountains at Sea Bluffs 
25411 Sea Bluffs Drive
Dana Point, CA 92629

Wednesday, July 27th @ 5:00pm-6:00pm
Dana Point Chamber Office 
34163 Pacific Coast Hwy, Suite 100
Dana Point, CA 92629
To RSVP, please email Katie McGann

Tuesday, August 2nd @ 5:00pm-8:00pm
Sea Canyon Park 
33093 Santiago Drive
Dana Point, CA 92629
Contact: Sheriff's Department (949) 248-3531

Thursday, August 4th @ 11:30am-1:00pm
Dana West Yacht Club
24601 Dana Drive
Dana Point, CA 92629

If you are interested in supporting our business community, join the Dana Point Chairman's Circle! Please contact Heather Johnston for more information.

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