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California Leads the Way in Innovation

Friday, April 21, 2017

Policymakers are constantly searching for the source of the jobs of the future, and a crystal ball would certainly help them plan ahead to support...
Joe Alvarez - Member of the Month, March 2017

Sunday, April 09, 2017

Joe Alvarez joined the Greater Irvine Chamber in 2015, upon the reccommendation of fellow Chamber member, Jeffrey Redeker of Capital Bank. As a technology consultant for...
Chamber Opposes California Assembly Bill 199

Monday, April 03, 2017

The Greater Irvine Chamber of Commerce joined a coalition of numerous business, housing, and industry organizations to oppose California Assembly Bill 199, which would require...
Optimism Soars for Midsize Businesses

Monday, March 27, 2017

Midsize businesses are a critical component of our economy, providing nearly 40 million jobs and 40 percent of America’s GDP. They are yesterday’s small businesses...
Business Her Way: SBA Twitter Program

Sunday, March 26, 2017

In honor of Women’s History Month, a Twitter chat on “Business Success HER Way” will be hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration (@SBAgov) on...
Rose Hills Recognized for Water Conservation

Friday, March 24, 2017

Rose Hills was recently named customer of the year by the California section of the national organization, WateReuse. Rose Hills was recognized for its efforts in promoting...
Greater Irvine Chamber Supports CA AB1583

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The Greater Irvine Chamber of Commerce lends its support to California Assembly Bill 1583 which requires private enforcers of Proposition 65 to provide alleged violators...
Your Business Could be a WaterStar!

Monday, March 20, 2017

Your business could be recognized by Irvine Ranch Water District for its water conservation efforts by enrolling in the new WaterStar Business Recognition Program. This recently launched program recognizes and rewards local water-efficient businesses. Local companies will be advised on how to achieve water-use efficiency, save on water bills, and obtain financial incentives for efficiency improvements. All commercial, industrial and institutional customers of IRWD, including...
Dad’s Club 6th Annual Charity Golf Tournament at Oak Creek

Friday, March 10, 2017

The 6th Annual Dad’s Club Charity Golf Tournament will be held on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Oak Creek Golf Club in Irvine. The tournament will be a scramble format, with a shotgun start at 12:00 p.m., include 18 holes of golf with cart, lunch from Berkley’s BBQ, tee gifts, snacks, beverage stations, pin-up golf girls, auction, raffle and dinner. Don’t miss out on this...
Considering an Online Small Business Loan?

Friday, March 10, 2017

The lending environment is constantly evolving, which means more options for small business owners. In the last few years, non-bank online lenders have entered this...
Greater Irvine Chamber Launches Ambitious New Website for Businesses and Professionals

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

The Greater Irvine Chamber continues business outreach efforts with the launching of a new website. The attractive and easy-to-use new website highlights the educational opportunities, business initiatives, legislative affairs, and a suite of other tools for business professionals in the Irvine area. Business professionals will find a wide range of benefits, services, programs, and information for business growth and professional development on the website.
Chamber Rebrands as Greater Irvine Chamber

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

The Irvine Chamber of Commerce has a fresh new look with an updated brand that includes a name change to the Greater Irvine Chamber. A redesigned...
Irvine-based Lantronix Narrows Loss

Thursday, August 25, 2016

(Source: Orange County Business Journal) Irvine-based Lantronix Inc. reported lower net losses in its most recent quarter and year; shares rose 15% after-hours Tuesday but declined...
Govt. Affairs & Legislative Update: October 30, 2015

Friday, October 30, 2015

Updates: Irvine City Council meeting on October 27, 2015 Presentation honoring Chief Maggard iShuttle transfer to OCTA discussion 4-0 (Choi absent) in favor of moving forward with drafting an...
Govt. Affairs & Legislative Update: October 23, 2015

Friday, October 23, 2015

Updates: Irvine City Council meeting on October 27, 2015 Presentation honoring Chief Maggard IBC general plan amendment to the residential mixed use design criteria iShuttle transfer to OCTA discussion Field...
Member of the Month: Joe Alvarez - March 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

Member of the Month - March 2017  Joe Alvarez, Omni IT Solutions Joe has been attending committee meetings regularly, is an Ambassador and volunteers at many events. He participated...