Economic Gateway http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com Greater Irvine Chamber News RSS Feed Mon, 20 Nov 2017 01:41:04 -0800 en-us Tech Entrepreneur and Economy Expert Headline Greater Irvine Chamber 2018 Business Outlook http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14791 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Tech entrepreneur and CEO of Zillow Group, Spencer Rascoff, is slated as the keynote speaker for the Chamber’s Business Outlook Breakfast on Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, 7:30 - 9:30 a.m., at Hotel ... Linda DiMario Appointed for Second Term on International Economic Development Council Board http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14793 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Linda DiMario, executive vice president of the Greater Irvine Chamber, has been nominated and appointed for a second two-year term on the Board of Directors for the International Economic Development ... GO-Biz Committee Approves $69 Million in Tax Credits for 90 Companies Adding Over 6,200 Jobs in California http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14779 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 On Nov. 16 the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) announced that the California Competes Tax Credit (CCTC) committee approved $69 million in tax credits for 90 compa... Destination Irvine Earns SportsEvents Magazine 2018 Readers’ Choice Award http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14766 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 SportsEvents Media Group, the leading industry publication focused exclusively on helping sports event planners produce excellent competitions in the United States, has announced that Destination Irvi... CalChamber Releases List of New Employment Laws Affecting Businesses in 2018 http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14765 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Source: CalChamber The California Chamber of Commerce has released the list of new employment laws scheduled to take effect in 2018 and beyond that will affect California employers’ daily ope... Jennifer Mitzner Named CEO of Hoag Orthopedic Institute http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14769 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Greater Irvine Chamber Leaders Circle member Hoag Orthopedic Institute (HOI), one of the highest ranked specialty hospitals in the United States, has announced the appointment of veteran hea... WNDE Welcomes Gary Crouch as Audit Partner and Three Auditors from Irvine Accounting Firm http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14770 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Greater Irvine Chamber Leaders Circle member White Nelson Diehl Evans LLP (WNDE) recently welcomed a new audit partner, Gary Crouch, who comes to WNDE from the Irvine accounting firm Link, Murrel &amp... U.S. News & World Report: Best Business Credit Cards of 2017 http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14797 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 U.S. News & World Report recently published a guide aimed at improving financial literacy among small business owners who are exploring ways to help finance their operation. The guide breakdo... 2018 401k Contribution Limits Rise http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14726 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Mon, 20 Nov 0000 15:10:56 -0800 Source: CalChamber The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced cost of living adjustments affecting 401(k) pension plans and other retirement-related items for tax year 2018 — incl... Dan Han Named 2017 Greater Irvine Chamber Member of the Year http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14729 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Mon, 20 Nov 0000 15:10:56 -0800 Dan Han, founderof Agapay, a payment processing company, has been named the 2017 Greater Irvine Chamber Member of the Year. He was nominated by his fellow Chamber Board of Directors. Han ... Give Something Back Workplace Solutions is the Newest Greater Irvine Chamber Leaders Circle Member http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14731 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Mon, 20 Nov 0000 15:10:56 -0800 Give Something Back Workplace Solutions has joined the Greater Irvine Chamber, becoming the latest Bronze-level Leaders Circle member. Twenty six years ago, before sustainability and corporate resp... Tracy Yannotti Joins Greater Irvine Chamber Team http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14734 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Mon, 20 Nov 0000 15:10:56 -0800 Tracy Yannotti recently joined the Greater Irvine Chamber professional staff as Office Administrator. Yannotti brings to the Chamber more than 20 years of experience in office administration, speci... IRWD Recognizes Water Efficient Companies with WaterStar Certifications http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14702 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Mon, 20 Nov 3600 15:10:47 -0800 Irvine Ranch Water District’s WaterStar Business Recognition Program helps local companies improve water use efficiency, save on water bills and obtain financial incentives for efficiency improv... Destination Irvine, OC Expedia Marketing Campaign Garners Nearly $800K Revenue for Irvine Hotels http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14703 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Destination Irvine participated in an Orange County joint marketing campaign with Expedia. The campaign ran August through October and included an image of Irvine along with 200 words of descriptive c... Trade Report: California Exports Edge Upwards http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14704 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Source: CalChamber California’s export trade grew in September, according to a Beacon Economics analysis of U.S. trade statistics released November 3 by the U.S. Census Bureau. Foreig... Donate Toys to Support Military Families During the Holiday Season http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14691 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Join the City of Irvine and the Irvine 2/11 Marine Adoption Committee in brightening the season for military families. The Holiday Toy Drive benefits families of Irvine’s adopted 2/11 Marine Bat... SBA Sets New Lending Record for Orange County and Inland Empire Small Businesses http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14692 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The U.S. Small Business Administration announced fiscal year 2017 lending numbers showing increasing loan levels in small business lending through the 7(a) and 504 loan programs, as well as increases ... Greater Irvine Chamber Conducts Research to Assist Life Science Vertical http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14696 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 With 484 life science companies including Allergan, B. Braun Medical, Edwards Lifesciences, Masimo, and Pfizer to name a few, Irvine is the main driver of economic growth in this prominent industry cl... Tanya Weinheimer Earns Title of Greater Irvine Chamber Rainmaker for Q2 2017 http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14667 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 With $1,038,000 closed business in April, May, and June this year, Tanya Weinheimer, CPA, of Insight Accounting, has earned the title of Rainmaker for quarter two. Weinheimer has participated ... Working Wardrobes Charity Poker Tournament http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14668 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 SAVE THE DATE! Friday, December 1, 2017 6pm – 10pm 21+ age restriction REGISTER NOW Where Working Wardrobes Career Center 1851 Kettering Street, Irvine, CA 92614 (near Alton/Red ... Greater Irvine Chamber Welcomes Korean Startups to Irvine http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14669 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Chamber member Melinda Kim, founder of PeopleSpace, a co-work space and ideation hub for startups in Irvine, arranged for several Korean startups to visit Irvine for a three week exchange including me... US Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin and Special Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump Address OC Business Leaders in Private Meeting http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14671 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 United States Secretary of the Treasury Steve Mnuchin and Special Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump addressed a select group of business leaders from Orange County, including Greater Irvine Chambe... Destination Irvine Recruits Sport Venue Bookings at National Conference http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14672 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Dave Lucey, sports sales manager for Destination Irvine, and City of Irvine staff members Chris Alfaro and Collum McLaughlin met with representatives from 30 sporting event planning and hosting organi... Destination Irvine Promotes Irvine to Travel Writers from Across North America http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14673 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wendy Haase, director of tourism marketing, Destination Irvine, attended the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW) Annual Conference in Portland, Oregon Oct. 29 – Nov. 2, where she shared Ir... Attorney General Becerra Files Amicus Brief in Support of Requiring Out-Of-State and Online Retailers to Pay State and Local Taxes http://www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news-/?item=14643 www.greaterirvinechamber.com/irvinechamber/media/latest-news- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 California Attorney General Xavier Becerra joined a bipartisan coalition of 36 attorneys general in filing an amicus brief to urge the U.S. Supreme Court to grant review and reconsider the Court&rsquo...