One of the easiest ways to ensure your voice is being heard is to be active in the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce. All members are invited to meetings except where noted.
Chairman: John Sun: Budget Blinds San Gabriel
Welcome new Chamber members, and provide them with monthly updates and assistance. Reach out to members on verge of dropping membership to remind them of their importance to Chamber and about Chamber value. Meetings: First Tuesday each month at 9 a.m. in the Chamber Boardroom.
- Budget and Finance Committee (not open to all members)
Composed of the Executive Committee and two members of the Board of Directors appointed by the President. Chairman and meeting dates TBD.
- Business Expos, including Business Showcase at the Taste
Chairman: Sharine Xuan: Vantage Processing
Develops and directs Chamber retail promotion exhibits. Meetings TBD.
- Community Connection
Chairman: Jack Orswell
Discuss local, state and national government issues as well as legislation affecting local businesses. Meetings: First Thursday of the month at 8 a.m. in the Chamber Boardroom.
- Membership Committee
New committee dedicated to interaction with members, retention, and engagement.
- Networking Breakfast
Chairperson: Patricia Colonello, Mountainviews News;
Emphasis on promoting members’ businesses through networking. Meetings: Third Thursday of the month in the Chamber conference room.
- Taste of Arcadia
Chairman: Andrew Cooper
Plans the Taste of Arcadia event at the Arboretum, held the third Monday in September. Meetings: Scheduled as needed beginning in January and held at the Chamber.
Meeting notification list: Email the Chamber and indicate which committee meetings you’d like information on.