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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

WNDE Hires Four Audit Staff

Thursday, July 06, 2017

White Nelson Diehl Evans has welcomed three new hires to the audit department: David Burnett, audit junior, Gigi Lee, audit senior, and Wesley Snyder, audit...
Innovating for Women Business Challenge

Friday, May 19, 2017

The U.S. Small Business Administration is looking for innovative products and services that help impact and empower the lives of women and families. Our workforce looks...
$17 Million Available to Spur Regional Innovation

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) today published the Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for its 2017 Regional Innovations Strategies (RIS) program. The...
Greater Irvine Chamber Goes to Washington, D.C.

Friday, May 05, 2017

The Greater Irvine Chamber’s Director of Government Affairs, Whit Peterson, joined a group of more than 30 representatives from organizations and businesses throughout Orange County...
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...
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...
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...