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March 28, 2022
Mayor Karla Brown's State of the City luncheon
Event is sold out, thank you to our sponsors and all attendees
The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present State of the City Pleasanton 2022, featuring Mayor Karla Brown. Everyone in the community is invited to hear Mayor Brown's first in-person State of the City address, set for Tuesday, March 29, 2022, at 11:30 a.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Pleasanton at The Club.

"I look forward to sharing this year’s update with the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce and the community at the State of the City address," said Mayor Brown. "I invite Pleasanton residents and businesses to learn about the projects and programs our city has been working on, and some of the exciting initiatives on the horizon that will help ensure our city's growth, vitality, and stability in the years to come."

The luncheon event is a collaborative effort between the City of Pleasanton and the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce.
State of the City 2022 Sponsors
Congratulations to Ideal Body Chiropractic
Exclusive new patient special
Congratulations to Simon and Michelle Kuang of Ideal Body Chiropractic Pleasanton on your grand opening ribbon cutting ceremony last week. Ideal Body Chiropractic has a soft opening special that runs through April 2. Call for an appointment (925) 232-1058 or check them out at idealbodypleasanton.com.
Stanford Health Care - Valley Care presentation
Emergency Department vs. Urgent Care
This is a virtual educational presentation by Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare, and brought to you by the San Ramon Chamber of Commerce.

Emergency Department vs. Urgent Care, featuring Dr. Edward Kan.
Monday, April 11, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.

Seminar will discuss
  • Services offered in the Emergency Department in Pleasanton and the Urgent Care locations in Dublin and Livermore
  • Areas of specialty and emphasis
  • When to use the urgent care vs. what needs to be seen in an emergency department 
  • How the affiliation with Stanford Medicine has enhanced the care we are able to provide locally

Who Should Attend
This virtual presentation complimentary and open to everyone in the community.
Tradeshow Mixer set for May 11 at OMRON
First Tradeshow Mixer of the year
Mark your calendars for Wednesday, May 11, 2022, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. as OMRON Robotics and Safety Technologies will host our first in-person Tradeshow Mixer since November of 2019.

This Tradeshow Mixer is open to everyone in the community and represents a great opportunity to network with local businesses in a fun and interactive setting. Vendor registration is open online now. Email Susie with any questions.
Chabot Las Positas Community College District April mixer
New offices ribbon cutting celebration
This is a joint Chamber of Commerce networking mixer and new offices ribbon cutting with the Dublin, Hayward, Livermore and Pleasanton Chambers of Commerce. Please note - Masks are required in the building. Per AP-5211, vaccination status will be subject to verification prior to entry.

Hosted by Chabot Las Positas Community College District
Economic Development and Contract Education. Economic Development and Contract Education (EDCE) works “at the speed of business” with both public and private sector organizations to provide a broad range of educational, training, consulting and fiscal-related support services. We empower individuals and communities to thrive by creating career, education and economic opportunities.
Leadership Pleasanton All-Class Reunion
Fundraiser at SideTrack Bar + Grill
The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce Community Foundation invites you to an All-Class Reunion on Tuesday, April 19, 2022 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at SideTrack Bar+Grill in Pleasanton. Mingle with old classmates and join the Pleasanton Chamber Community Foundation Board for a fundraiser benefiting Leadership Pleasanton.

Tickets must be purchased in advance for $30 per person, which includes food. Drink tickets will be available for purchase at the event, which includes a live and silent auction.
Dublin San Ramon Services District mixer at end of April
Refreshments and prizes
Join us for Dublin San Ramon Services District's grand reopening, which will take place on Wednesday, April 27 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. This Multi-Chamber mixer and Ribbon Cutting with the Pleasanton, Dublin and San Ramon Chambers of Commerce will take place at Dublin San Ramon Services District's administration building in Dublin.

The event will take place on the back patio, east side of the building. Attending this mixer is a benefit of your Chamber membership. Prospective members should contact dawn@pleasanton.org.
Welcome New Members
Congratulations to these new members that have recently joined the Chamber
Event Sponsorship Opportunities
For you and your business
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.
Benefits of your membership
Have you been featured in a newsletter?
The March Business Connection officially came out earlier this month inside the Pleasanton Weekly. You can flip through it here. Our newsletters, both print and electronic, feature spotlights on members, ribbon cuttings, member anniversaries, new members and more.

Our next electronic newsletter comes out in April, and next print newsletter comes out in May. Being featured in one of our newsletters is a benefit of your membership. If you would like to be featured, all you have to do is let us know here.
Pleasanton Young Professionals
Learn, grow, empower
The Pleasanton Young Professionals (PYPs) is the premier networking group for emerging and established young professionals ages 21-40. Learn more about the PYPs on our website, on Facebook and on Instagram.

Upcoming PYP event
April 7 - Mixer at Cellar Door, 5:00 p.m.
PPIE Run for Education April 24 Road Closure Information
Several roads downtown closed
Please note that the PPIE Run For Education will take place on Sunday, April 24, 2022 from approximately 7:45-9:00 a.m., with several roads downtown being closed. Below you will find a map showing those closures.

In its 10th year, it has become the signature community event for PPIE and we are excited to be able to return in person. The event brings in around 3,000 runners and walkers, and marketing goes out to over 9,000 PUSD families and the community. If you'd like more information on sponsorship opportunities, please visit ppierun.com.
Pleasanton Community of Character
Accepting nominations
The Pleasanton Community of Character Collaborative is seeking nominations for the 2022 13th Annual Juanita Haugen Community of Character Awards. These awards were established in 2008 to recognize Pleasanton citizens who model high ethical and moral standards of behavior and are dedicated volunteers contributing their time to our community. Candidates for this award should exhibit traits chosen by the Citizens of Pleasanton and Advocated by the Collaborative: Compassion, Honesty, Respect, Integrity, Self-Discipline, and Responsibility. Read more here. April 11, 2022 is deadline for submissions. Juanita Haugen Community of Character Award recipients will be honored at the May 18, 2022 Community of Character Collaborative Luncheon.
Advertise with the chamber
Print, website and electronic ads available
Jump start your outreach with a targeted 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.
Learn more about our travel program
Thinking about taking a trip in 2022-2023?
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.

2022 travel destinations include Western Canada's Rockies, Lakes & Wine Country, Alaska and Switzerland, Austria & Bavaria. 2023 destinations include Costa Rica, Ireland and Bluegrass Country & the Smoky Mountains.
News from our Members
Beautycounter introduces new facial mask

PPIE Run for Education April 24 Road Closure Information

Tea Party in a Box Fundraiser

Energy Bill Assistance from EBCE

Struggling to find staff?

Donate at Stanford Blood Center in March to win Warriors tickets vs. LA Lakers on April 7

Community of Character Collaborative announces Juanita Haugen Memorial Scholarship Recipients

Bocado Celebrates Women's Herstory

Community of Character Collaborative announces Juanita Haugen Memorial Scholarship Recipients

Rotary Club of Pleasanton supporting graduates with scholarships