Support is crucial for Measure G

The City of Fresno is facing serious financial problems that require dramatic actions to resolve.  In the past four years, the City of Fresno has overcome $120 million in budget shortfalls forcing a cutback in city services by reducing general fund government workers by 33%. The Swearengin administration has proposed privatizing residential trash pickup as a…

Immigration Reform Roundtable Speakers Confirmed for Fresno Chamber’s Valley Business Conference

            Fresno, CA (February 28, 2013) – Today, the Greater Fresno Area Chamber of Commerce announced panelists for the 2013 Valley Business Conference’s Roundtable on immigration reform. Speakers include Director of Congressional and Public Affairs of U. S. Chamber of Commerce – Jeff Lungren; Retired Officer in charge of the Fresno Immigration and Naturalization Service…

Central Valley Entrepreneur Winners Announced

Fresno, CA (February 25, 2013) –The Fresno Chamber of Commerce, along with the Lyles Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Central Valley Business Incubator, is pleased to announce the winners of the Entrepreneur Awards at the Chamber’s Annual Valley Business Awards Luncheon.  “Highlighting the accomplishments of driven individuals in Fresno is something we here…

Chamber Holds News Conference to Announce Agriculturalist of the Year and Baker, Peterson & Franklin, CPA, LLP Ag Business Award Winners

The Fresno Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce two distinguished individuals as the co-winners of the 2012 Agriculturalists of the Year award:  the late Vernal A. Amaro and Debbie Jacobsen.   This distinguished award is given annually to individuals who exemplify leadership and integrity in the Central Valley’s agricultural business community. This year’s Presenting Sponsor for…

Fresno Chamber PAC Issues Endorsements in the November Election

Fresno, CA (September 25, 2012) – The Fresno Chamber of Commerce’s Political Action Committee has issued endorsements for the November election.  In accordance with the Chamber’s mission to promote business and enhance the economic and cultural well-being of Fresno county residents, these endorsements have been made in support of business friendly candidates and propositions on…