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"The Irvine Chamber of Commerce has been a part of my marketing plan for over 20 years. Millions of dollars in revenue and dozens of long term business relationships are the results." – Bruce Greenberg, GDR Group

DCI Engineers Promotes Team Member

Friday, July 13, 2018

Greater Irvine Chamber member DCI Engineers, a civil and structural consulting engineering firm, announces the following promotion in their Irvine office.  Maggie Clavijo, PE, SE, has...
Destination Irvine Wins 2018 Videographer Award

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Destination Irvine received an Award of Distinction in the 2018 Videographer Awards for the organization’s “Irvine, CA – Where Tech Meets Trek!” outdoor video. The Videographer...
Chapman Says OC Jobs to Grow Faster Than US

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Jobs in Orange County, led by the construction industry, are projected to grow at a “significantly higher” rate than nationwide, according to Chapman University’s latest...
Irvine Co. Names Resorts President

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Greater Irvine Chamber Leader’s Circle member, Irvine Co. has named Scott Hermes its resorts division president. Hermes will oversee three hotels—Resort at Pelican Hill, Fashion Island...
Traffic Relief in the Works for Irvine

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Reviewing some of the causes and proposed plans to mitigate traffic in the city, Irvine Director of Transportation, Mark Linsenmayer, provided an analysis of Irvine’s...
U.S. Labor Market Shows Strong Gains in May

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Another month of strong hiring drove the nation’s unemployment rate down to 3.8 percent — tantalizingly close to the level last seen in 1969, when...
Irvine June 5 Election Results

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Irvine voters headed to the polls yesterday to vote in the Primary Elections. Voters approved Greater Irvine Chamber-supported Measure C, a taxpayer protection measure will...
Small Business Optimism Keeps Going Up

Tuesday, June 05, 2018

How high can small business optimism go? That’s the question that comes from the latest MetLife & U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Index. The index hit 68.7...
State Economy Draws Strength from Trade

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

As the Trump administration and the 115th Congress now are into their second year, the California Chamber of Commerce continues to communicate its international trade...
Studio+ Hires Jose Valentin as Senior Project Manager

Friday, April 06, 2018

Jose Valentin has joined integrated services design firm Studio+ as a Senior Project Manager in their Irvine, CA office. As a Senior Project Manager, Valentin will oversee many aspects of the design and construction process including site preparation, plans, construction contracts for general contractors, and direction of building completion.
Six Wins as KORUS Turns Six

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

As we reach the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement’s sixth anniversary of entry into force today, it is useful to once again take stock of this...
Ellen Dang Joins Greater Irvine Chamber Team

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Ellen Dang has been hired as Front Desk Concierge for the Greater Irvine Chamber of Commerce, effective Aug. 22. Her duties will include general office...
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...
Irvine Co. Names Resorts President

Monday, June 11, 2018

Greater Irvine Chamber Leaders Circle member, Irvine Co. named Scott Hermes its resorts division president. Hermes will oversee three hotels—Resort at Pelican Hill, Fashion Island Hotel,...