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August 15, 2022
Join the fun of the Golf Outing
Friday, September 23 at Callippe
The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce is pleased to be hosting our annual Golf Outing on Friday, September 23, 2022 at Callippe Preserve Golf Course in Pleasanton. Sponsorship opportunities and golf options are available online here.

Click here to watch the highlight video from last year's golf outing.

Sponsorships begin as low as $200 and a foursome is $900. Popular sponsorships are filling quickly, secure your spot today. This event is a fun-filled afternoon of golf, great food, drink and fantastic prizes, with lots of great networking and business promotion, whether you golf or not.

Contact Susie with questions on how you can be a part of this great day on the links.
Golf Outing Main Event Sponsors
Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies
Vagaro now in Pleasanton
Congratulations to Vagaro on your recent move to Pleasanton and new office ribbon cutting celebration over the weekend. Vagaro, Inc. is the leading business management and payment processing platform, and online marketplace for small businesses, focusing on the beauty, fitness, and wellness industries. Service professionals in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia use Vagaro to manage, market and grow their business. Consumers choose Vagaro to search for and book wellness services on any device. To learn more, visit Vagaro online.
You're invited
Ribbon cuttings increase the visibility of a grand opening, new location, ground breaking or special anniversary. The chamber brings the giant scissors and the red ribbon, invites our ambassadors and publicizes the event in various publications. To schedule a ribbon cutting, email Dawn.

You're invited to join the chamber and our ambassadors at the following ribbon cutting ceremonies.
Monday, August 15 at 5:00 p.m.
855 Main Street, in the courtyard, Pleasanton
One-year Anniversary Celebration
Friday, August 19 at 2:00 p.m.
4225 Stanley Blvd., Pleasanton
Celebrating 30th Anniversary
Tuesday, August 23 at 5:00 p.m.
4337 First Street, Suite C, Pleasanton
Grand Opening of their showroom
Multi Chamber Outdoor Business Expo & Mixer
Open to everyone this Wednesday
Join us for a Multi Chamber Outdoor Business Expo & Mixer on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. Participating Chambers are Livermore, Pleasanton, San Ramon, Dublin, Danville, San Leandro and more.

Located in the beautiful Livermore Valley Wine region at Garre Vineyard & Winery. Interested in attracting more corporate business to your company? Are you in the market to purchase services or supplies from local businesses? Attend the Business Expo & Mixer to check-out a range of local vendors that can meet your company's needs. Savor an incredible evening with food and beverage provided by local businesses. This is networking at its best - with entertainment, food and beverages.

Livermore Valley Chamber of Commerce is handling registration for this event. Learn more here.
Thank You to Insignia Designs and VIP Audio Visual
Great hosts for our mixer last week
The Pleasanton Chamber would like to thank Carol and Todd Moberg of Insignia Designs and Manny Peregrina from VIP Audio Visual Company for hosting a fantastic mixer last week.

Celebrating 10 years in business, Insignia Designs is a local sign business offering a wide range of custom signage. Product portfolio includes 3D dimensional signs, vehicle graphics, window & wall graphics, tradeshow/event signs, banners, posters and much more.

Your audio visual partners, VIP Audio Visual Company delivers professional, engaging audio visual experiences for your corporate events and meetings. From initial planning to content development and event management, our team will make your event a success.
Pleasanton 2025 Forum
Watch meeting from last week here
The Pleasanton Chamber hosts a monthly meeting: Pleasanton 2025 Forum, bringing stakeholders together to focus community resources, time and talent to achieve greater understanding of issues, obstacles and opportunities related to Pleasanton 2025: A Community Vision.

For the Pleasanton 2025 Forum last week, our guest speaker was Michael Tassano, City of Pleasanton Traffic Engineer. His presentation covered the city's transportation priorities right now, what's going well with transportation in Pleasanton, which transportation items need some extra attention, and what's coming next.
Community of Character Summer BBQ
Fundraiser for college scholarships
The Community of Character is hosting a Summer Celebration BBQ Fundraiser for Juanita Haugen Scholarships on Saturday, August 20, 2022 in the beautiful backyard of former police captain Craig Eicher. The money raised will fund college scholarships for local youth who demonstrate exceptional character traits.

The event is a wonderful opportunity to honor Juanita, support our outstanding Pleasanton students, mingle with old friends, and meet some of the new leaders in our community, including Police Chief David Swing and Chamber CEO James Cooper, as well as enjoy Craig's beautiful backyard where he has been working hard since retirement from the police force.
E-Business Connection newsletter
Take a look at our electronic newsletter
In case you missed it in your inbox earlier this month, we are pleased to present our August E-Business Connection, our bi-monthly electronic newsletter that features member spotlights and events, a word from our CEO, ribbon cuttings and more.
Tri-Valley Mayors' Summit
Annual event features all five local mayors
The annual Tri-Valley Mayors' Summit is set for Wednesday, August 31, 2022 and is presented by the Dublin Chamber of Commerce. This is an outdoor event at Patelco Credit Union in Dublin. Learn more online here.

VIP meet & greet 10:00 a.m.
Check-in 10:30 a.m.
Program 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Job Fair & Career Expo
Hosted by Tri-Valley Career Center and TVCCA
Everyone is invited to join the Tri-Valley Career Center, Chabot-Las Positas Community College District and the Tri-Valley Chamber of Commerce Alliance at the second annual Job Fair & Career Expo on Thursday, September 29, 2022.

Job Seekers
Are you looking for a new job? Are you making a change in your career? Then join us and meet, in-person, over 50 local employers looking for great employees.

To have a vendor table, register in advance for $250. The opportunity for a premium location is now available for $300. Your logo and link to your career page will be posted on the website and all marketing materials.

The event will take place in the offices of the Tri-Valley Career Center on Owens Drive in Pleasanton. Questions? Reach out to Amy Miller via email.
Pleasanton Young Professionals
Empower - Grow - Learn
The Pleasanton Young Professionals (PYPs) is the premier networking group for emerging and established young professionals ages 21-40.

Monthly Mixer First Thursday of Month
Neighborhood Sports Bar & Kitchen

Professional Development (quarterly)
Porky's Pizza Palace

Learn more about the PYPs on our website, on Facebook and on Instagram.
Welcome New Members
Congratulations to these new members that have recently joined the Chamber
Save the date for these future mixers
Attending is free and a benefit of your membership
Networking mixers provide the perfect opportunity for business-to-business networking to establish new relationships and business contacts. Mixers are held the second Wednesday of each month from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. and are hosted by various chamber members at their business. Attendees are invited to get a first-hand view of the hosts' facilities, products and services. Networking mixers are a benefit of chamber membership and are free for members to attend.

Take a look at our Attending Mixers 101 information page if you have questions about our networking mixers or if you have not attended one of our monthly mixers in the past.

September Networking Mixer

October Networking Mixer

December Networking Mixer
Fall Tradeshow at the Fairgrounds
Ultimate business networking event
Our Tradeshow Mixers are held two times a year and replace our monthly networking mixer. The Fall Tradeshow Mixer is set for Wednesday, November 9, 2022 at the Fairgrounds.

Companies and organizations can promote themselves, connect with local business and community leaders and grow their customer base by participating as a vendor. The event features food tastes from local restaurants as well as beer, wine and appetizers and the opportunity to network with businesses in a fun and interactive setting.
News from our members
Zone 7 Water Agency Announces New Board Leadership

Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare Changes Name to Stanford Health Care Tri-Valley

UNCLE Credit Union Adds Seasoned Real Estate Veteran to Executive Team

Poppy Bank named Best Business Bank

Castro Valley Greek Festival Aug. 19-21
Opportunities for you through the chamber
Jump start your outreach with a targeted advertising campaign to a very active business community and vibrant community of readers. With options ranging from a one-time print ad to having a regular presence in all of our publications to a banner ad on our online directory, we invite you to give consumers the knowledge of what your business is known for.
Contact us today to find out how you can be included. Take a look at all of our marketing opportunities here.
The Pleasanton Chamber is organized to benefit business by being the catalyst for business and economic growth, the convener of leaders and influencers, and the champion for a stronger and healthy community. In line with our mission, we are pleased to present to you our 2022 event sponsorship opportunities. We have put these together to fit all business sizes, and we encourage you to consider making an investment in any or all of these events.
The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce has traveled to more than 30 destinations over the past decade. From river cruises and trains to ancient ruins and sandy beaches, the chamber partners with top tour companies to offer a wide variety of destinations for both domestic and international travel. We take care of the details to ensure a smooth planning process and a great trip. If you're thinking about taking a trip, visit the chamber's travel page online here.