Promoting business, advocacy, community and economic development while serving as a catalyst for improving the quality of life in our community and region
March 5, 2019
Hot Topic of the Week:
Investing in American Jobs
Do you have shelf-ready, U.S.-made products? Come hear firsthand from Walmart about "How To Do Business" with the world's largest retailer.

Click here for more info and to register for this free meetup on Wednesday, March 27 , co-sponsored by your Corona Chamber.
Businesses Impacted by CA Laws
California legislators have been active in passing many new laws, and we've highlighted a few with the largest impact in the March/April issue of Corona Business News. Click here to read this article. Click here for the whole issue.
Help Shape CA as an Appointed Official
Have you ever wanted to make a difference in the community, but weren't sure how? Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes and Speaker Anthony Rendon are hosting an Appointments Workshop to actively engage our community in the State Boards and Commissions appointments application process.

Click here for more info and to register for this free workshop on Saturday, March 23 .
More Free Upcoming Programs for Businesses
March 7 - 8am
Time hacks for increased efficiency and profits (good for ALL businesses, not just manufacturers!)
March 11 - 8am
Learn from a successful entrepreneur how he built his business and what you can do too. Questions welcome!
March 14 - 1pm
New laws affecting businesses are taking effect -- don't get fined because you don't know! Get informed.
Get a Jump on Spring Cleaning
You requested...we listened...and are taking ACTION! Requests for a large sale to help all of you with your Spring cleaning and to declutter your offices is in full swing. 

The Corona Chamber parking lot (in partnership with the Corona ELKS Lodge) will host a day of decluttering Saturday, March 23 . We invite all of our members to consider participating with us.

Click here for more info and to reserve your spot.
What Makes You Different?
Share Your Story in CORONA The Guide
Corona is home to thousands of incredible businesses, from the unique treasures found at a local store to the items manufactured and shipped globally. We want to help you tell YOUR story in CORONA The Guide , the Corona Chamber's annual indispensable publication reaching over 15,000 people each year.

Who receives this free publication? Every Chamber member regardless of geography, business parks in Corona, hotels, medical facilities, high income residences, and more.

Click here and let us know you're interested in learning more.
Build Your Business at Good Morning Corona
The networking was on FIRE at February's Good Morning Corona! What can you expect at the next one?

  • Advocacy Outreach
  • Economic Development Update
  • Chamber Update
  • Meet New Members
  • Tips To Build Your Business
  • and more!

These are just a few of many great things at our monthly meeting, and you won't want to miss it!  Click here to register for the Friday, March 15 meeting. Sponsorship opportunities are available for 2019. Contact Stephanie for details.
All Businesses are Required to Display a 2019 Labor Law Poster. We've Got Your Back.
Don't be caught out of compliance! Fines can top $17,000. Secure your 2019 Labor Law posters now. Available in English and Spanish, laminated and non-laminated. 

Click here to order.
Lean Processes to Improve Your Bottom Line
This Thursday, March 7 , Angel Sanchez of Phenix Technology, Inc. will explain how simple changes can develop your people and your business to be innovative, efficient, and exponentially profitable.

Click here to learn more and register for this free event suited for ALL businesses and organizations.
Corona Attorney Shares His Story of Building a Thriving Business
Join us Monday, March 11 for our monthly Coffee with an Entrepreneur, this month featuring Dayn Holstrom of Holstrom, Block & Parke.

Click here to learn more and register for this free event, where Dayn will share his experience in building the company to what it is today, as well as answer questions.
What the Chamber is Doing For Your Business
Every first Friday, business and civic leaders meet at our office to discuss and act upon pending legislation, as well as converse with our elected officials' offices.

An article about laws affecting CA businesses was published in the March/April issue of Corona Business News. Click here to read.

Click here to view the minutes from the March meeting, and plan to join us and be part of the next discussion Friday, April 5 .
Save the Date! Golf Classic Returns May 20
The Corona Chamber's annual Golf Classic returns Monday, May 20 ! Sponsorship opportunities are now open.

Contact Linda with questions or to be a part of the planning committee.
Registration Now Open for Chamber's Annual Advocacy Summit in Sacramento
Reserve your spot now for the Corona Chamber's annual Sacramento Summit May 21-23 . Meet with key legislators about topics important to you and our business community. Registration fee includes meetings and some meals. Other meals, hotel, and transportation are the responsibility of the registrant. Click here for more details. Save with your paid RSVP by March 28.
Upcoming Chamber Programs
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Have you had new NET employment growth at your business since Sept. 2017? We want to recognize you! 
Community Outreach
Community Forum - Desecration of Potters Field

The systema tic desecration of Potters Field came to a climax nearly five years ago when the entire Field was “graded” ostensibly for weed abatement. The Corona History Association protested this despicable development with State and County authorities.

Discussion will include individuals with inside perspectives about the Potters Field situation. The history of Sunnyslope Cemetery will be presented along with who developed it originally and why, right up to the current management team and their operating philosophies and performance.

Join us this Thursday, March 7 as we provide an update and next steps regarding the atrocities that have occurred. Click here (Advertisement)
For more information, contact Ashley Ladd. (Advertisement)
Free Health Screening Day March 9

The Annual Corona-Norco Community Free Health Screening Day will be at Corona High School Saturday, March 9 from 8am to 2pm. Click here to view all of the specialists and planned services.  
Conflict Resolution Seminar Hosted by IVEAC

75% of people voluntarily leaving their jobs are not quitting companies; they're quitting their boss! Disengaged employees are a toxic virus running through the veins of your company.

Join us Thursday, March 21 for this lunch and learn. Click here for more information and to register. (Advertisement)
Are you or someone you know a college student or recent graduate looking for a way to kick-start your career?

The Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) is excited to open the application period for the 2019-2020 Public Service Fellowship Program!

The application for the Public Service Fellowship is available here . Applications are due March 30, 2019. Any questions or applications can be sent to Rachel Singer at rsinger@wrcog.us
Waste Management is seeking a Public Sector Sales Rep II in Corona -- could this be the perfect job for you?

Click here for the full description and to apply today!

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The CORONA Chamber has an exciting opportunity for the right salesperson to join our team!

Contact Heather for details.
Member Highlights
New & Renewing Members

Have an associate who's not yet a member? Let us know who to contact, and we'll send you Chamber Bucks once they join, to thank you for the introduction! Email anthony@mychamber.org or call us at (951) 737-3350.
Executive Partners
For premium business exposure, contact Bobby about becoming a 2019 Executive Partner (951) 733-1836
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