Fresno Area Efforts to Enhance Youth Development

By: Doug Betts, Business/Education Committee Chairman Our committee consists of people who are passionate about helping to prepare youth for successful lives as adults in our community.  Our members come from business, government and public institutions as well as educational entities.  This month I want to tell you about two of the entities that are…

What’s luck got to do with it?

By: Scott Miller, Fresno Chamber of Commerce Board Chairman and Owner of Gazebo Gardens One of the greatest things about getting involved with the Fresno Chamber is the chance to chat with business owners and entrepreneurs.  I’ve always considered it a real privilege to be able to pick the brains of very successful people.   I…

Where is it written?

By: Chamber President & CEO, Al Smith There is a lot of loud debate going on at City Hall.  Mostly it’s from union members regarding the prospect of outsourcing City residential garbage collection.  You heard a similar outcry previously, when commercial garbage was outsourced earlier in the year. What is going on here?  Is there…