Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce Newsletter

Week of April 29, 2019

To learn more about these new member businesses, visit their websites.
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dba Onboardia, Inc.
Catherine Reilly

Bank of Marin
Wim-Kees van Hout

Learn All About US!

New Member Orientation Meeting
Wednesday, May 29
4pm - 5pm
Walnut Creek Chamber Office
1280 Civic Dr. #100
Walnut Creek

Join us at our orientation for new members, existing members and prospective members. This meeting offers an overview of the Chamber, programs and events, public policy initiatives and activities, sponsorship opportunities, networking, and ways to get involved. 

Ready, Jet Set, Go...
to Portugal


Join the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce  as we head to Portugal October 20 - 28, 2019.  We'll visit Lisbon, Porto, and the scenic coastal towns in between.  Pre-trip to Barcelona and post-trip to Northern Spain available.

Save $100 per person when signing up by March 31! 

  Click here for brochure.
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Marketing & Advertising 
A variety of effective marketing opportunities are available through the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce. They include Web Advertising, e-Broadcast Advertising, and more! 
Click here.
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Job Postings

See What's Happening
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Walnut Creek
First Wednesdays
Click Here for all the fun details!

Diablo Ballet


Upcoming Concerts

See What's Playing  Click here 


Passing the Gavel
Thank you to Rotary Club of Walnut Creek for hosting our April BASH at 
The Gardens at Heather Farm .The BASH was combined with the Chamber hosting its annual Board Installation.  Tim Argenti, Board Chair for 2018-2019, passed the gavel to Jim Fidelibus. It was a great evening with beautiful weather and delicious food provided by  Sunrise Bistro & Catering.

Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau
Board of Directors |  2019-2020

Back Row | Left to Right:  Matt Guichard,  Chair-Elect 2020 - 2021,Guichard, Teng, Portillo & Garrett;  Tim Argenti, Past Chair 2018 - 2019, Republic Services; Rocco Biale, Rocco's Ristorante & Pizzeria; Loren Druz,, Del Monte Foods, Inc.; Joe Stein, Sunrise Bistro

Front Row | Left to Right: Ann Wilber, Apropos Promotions; Edward Del Beccaro,TRI Commercial Real Estate Service; Iman Novin,Novin Development Corp.; Howard KingBay Area Surgical Specialist Services, LLC; Ron HermansonCruise Holidays; James FidelibusChair, Photography by James Fidelibus / James Brian Studios 

Not pictured: Colleen BenatarCommunity Bank of the Bay; Jeremy Calabro,Treasurer,Dawson CPA Firm; Angela De La HousayeDirector and Past Chair 2012-2013, De La Housaye & Associates, ALC; Victoria Gallagher,The American Heart Association; Rod Mickels, InVision Communications, Inc.; Ray NassiefJohn Muir Health Corporate Offices; Margot StanfordF&M Bank
Meet Me at the Summit
REGISTER NOW Tuesday, May 21 | 11:30am to 1:30pm


Join the  Mayors of the City of Walnut Creek , Lafayette, Martinez, Pleasant Hill and Concord for the 2019 Diablo Valley Mayors' Summit. To register, click here.

For information on sponsoring this event, please contact
Chamber SVP Marcie Hochhauser  at (925) 934-2007.
Take it to the People

Face-to-Face Marketing Opportunities | June 1 & June 2 in  Heather Farm Park
85,000+ Festival-goers | Two-Day Community Event


Promote your products and services while pouring wine or beer directly to festival attendees.  (Booth,Wine, and Beer provided by the Chamber) 

Wine / Beer Pouring Booth:
For more details and a registration form  { Click Here }
To Register online  { Click Here  }   

Event Sponsorships: Target your market with an Event Sponsorship. For a  Sponsorship Brochure {Click Here}
 or call Jay Hoyer or Shawn Filardi at (925) 934-2007. 

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 Shawn Filardi  for availability at (925) 934-2007.       

Visit the Art & Wine Festival  website
Open For Business
The  Walnut Creek Chamber Ambassadors and staff invite you to join them as they celebrate the Grand Opening of a new member business with a ribbon cutting ceremony. 

Tuesday, April 30th | 5:30pm
Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening Party
Salon Hanover  1401 N. Broadway Suite 120,  Walnut Creek 
"Our mission is to offer an unparalleled menu of salon services to our clients. Our team of highly accomplished hair designers utilize their expertise to achieve our objective which creates a welcoming atmosphere that is infectiously inspirational"
Pedal Power
Bike To Work Day (BTWD) is coming! 
Share with your employees  and be sure to mark your calendars for May 9. Join us and thousands of other Bay Area commuters in biking to work. 

Our  BTWD information page  has all the resources you'll need to get started, click here.
Let's Collaborate

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