WEEKLY HEADLINES

Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce Newsletter  




Week of  February  3, 2020
Welcome New Members

To learn more about these new member businesses,
visit their websites.

Comerica Bank
Fred Palmer
http://www.comerica.com

Pacific Catch
Grant Loud

Shryne Group, Inc.
Jose Pecho

COPA Soccer Training Center
Bruna Weber

Brioche de Paris
Sam Kheriji

Open Mortgage
Annemarie Drosos

gorjana
Tricia Patras
Sanjiv Chawla

Brittany Kasden & Sarah Schmidt

Theresa Bottari

Nicholas Whitlow

Kwansah Madani



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State of Our City - February 11

Time is running out. Make your reservations today.   Click here.

You are invited to the State of the City Luncheon presented by the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau in partnership with the City of Walnut Creek, with support from AT&TF&M Bank, and John Muir Health.
 
Mayor of Walnut Creek Loella Haskew  and James Fidelibus, Chair of the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau will review the current status of Walnut Creek and discuss plans for the coming year. This annual luncheon offers a unique networking opportunity and is always a sell-out.  
It's In the Bag - LAST CALL

FINAL CALL - Put Your Brand in Front of 600+ 
of the Most Influential Women in the Bay Area!
This is a member only opportunity. 

    
Would you like to put your company brand in front of 600+ of the most influential women in the Bay Area? If so, consider participating in the  EBWC Swag Bag marketing offer.The East Bay Women's Conference is set for  Monday, March 2 at the San Ramon Marriott.  Part of the fun each year is the conference swag bag. The bags are filled with fun and practical items for the attendees to take home and also serve as a convenient way to carry everything they collect throughout the day.
 
We are offering ten  Walnut Creek Chamber members  the opportunity to participate. The fee, exclusive of your costs for producing and delivering the item, is $250.   If you are interested in participating, please contact Shawn Filardi at the Walnut Creek Chamber for more information.   sfilardi@walnut-creek.com  or (925) 934-2007.

Meet Your New Neighbor
The Walnut Creek Chamber Ambassadors and staff invite you to join them as they help celebrate the grand opening of a new member business with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

Thursday Feb 6 | 5:30 PM - 7:30 
Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
1330 N Broadway St, Suite F,  Walnut Creek



Get to Know Us
New Member Orientation Meeting
Wednesday, February 26 29 |   4pm - 5pm
Walnut Creek Chamber,  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 & events, public policy initiatives and activities, sponsorship opportunities, networking, and ways to get involved.   To register,  click here .
Italian Style Networking

February BASH | Thursday, February 27 | 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM 
Hosted by
1430 Mt. Diablo Blvd
Walnut Creek


The Chamber welcomes you to attend the February 27 BASH hosted by Il Fornaio. Our hosts are planning a special evening at their cucina Italiana, as member and non-members gather to network. You won't want to miss it.

This event is FREE to all Walnut Creek Chamber Members; please remember to bring your business card. Non-member admission is $20.00 [cash or check only] and a business card.  

REGISTRATION IS APPRECIATED,  CLICK HERE
Open Your House
HOST A CHAMBER BASH IN 2020 (Member Opportunity)

Have you been waiting to host a Chamber Business and Social Hour? Now's your chance to let us know. The Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce is accepting member requests to fill our 2020 calendar. For h osting details & application, click here . For more information, contact Linda Vesneski, Chamber Membership Director, (925) 934-2007.
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