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February 7, 2022
February Networking Mixer this Wednesday
Virtual mixer, open to everyone
Join the Pleasanton Chamber for a Virtual Mixer, presented by Hope Hospice. On Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at 5:00 p.m., we will learn about the wide variety of programs Hope Hospice offers, network in breakout rooms, and meet fellow chamber members from the comfort of your own space.

Hope Hospice has been providing compassionate end-of-life care and family support of the highest quality to the Tri-Valley since 1980.

No need to register in advance. This virtual mixer is open to everyone, and here is the link to Join Zoom Meeting.
State of the Pleasanton Chamber next week
Last call, event nearly sold out
Everyone is invited to join us in-person for the State of the Pleasanton Chamber luncheon on Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at The Club at Ruby Hill in Pleasanton.

  • Chamber's priorities for 2022
  • Hear from Tracey Lewis Taylor, Stanford Health Care - ValleyCare
  • Remarks from Kim Damiani, Summit Financial Group
  • Installation of 2022 Board Chair
  • Meet the 2022 Chamber Board of Directors
  • Recognition of outstanding volunteers for 2021
Lunch to-go
For individuals that are more comfortable not dining inside, we have an option for you to enjoy the program in person and then take your lunch to-go with you following the event. Please indicate Attendee, Lunch to-go as your preference when you register. This will need to be confirmed no later than February 4, 2022. Please email Susie with any questions.

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce is following the health and safety guidelines provided by the Alameda County Public Health Department. Please remember this guidance and the current climate is ever changing and our event is subject to change. All parties will continually work together to ensure a safe event. View PDF of Event Flyer
Special thank you to our State of the Pleasanton Chamber sponsors
Sponsorship opportunities still available for State of the Pleasanton Chamber. Email Susie for further details.
Pleasanton 2025 Forum this Wednesday morning
Virtual meeting featuring Innovation Tri-Valley
Every second Wednesday of the month, the Chamber brings stakeholders together to focus community resources, time and talent to achieve greater understanding of issues, obstacles and opportunities related to our Pleasanton 2025: A Community Vision. 

Please join us for our Pleasanton 2025 Forum meeting on Wednesday, February 9, 2022 starting at 7:30 a.m. Our guest speakers are Lynn Naylor, CEO and Tim Sbranti, Director of Strategic Initiatives for Innovation Tri-Valley (ITV). Both will speak about their 2040 Vision and bring us up to date on where they are in this process and how the Pleasanton Chamber can support them. Click here to view the report.

This meeting will be held virtually and you can join the zoom meeting here.
Featured Members
Love is in the air as Museum on Main prepares for the 15th Annual Wines & Valentines fundraiser on February 11 at 7:00 p.m. Because of the pandemic, this year’s event will again be held virtually instead of the traditional in-person event at Castlewood Country Club. The Museum on Main is partnering with PayBee and Charity Works this year to produce this virtual event, and Republic Urban Properties and First Republic Bank are the virtual event’s Sweetheart Sponsors. Continue reading here.
Downsizing is a very personal and individual decision that can be on the horizon for a variety of reasons. It can be for things like cost of living, health and safety, or simply to live with less home maintenance. Finding the right size home for your next transition can be overwhelming.
Join Junk It Move It for this seminar, where you'll be educated and empowered for the choices you make next by learning from the experts in Rightsizing.
The City of Pleasanton has officially transitioned all of its residents and businesses to East Bay Community Energy’s Renewable 100 plan. Renewable 100 is 100% California wind and solar energy priced at 1 cent per kWh above PG&E’s generation rate. Residential customers participating in the CARE, FERA, and/or Medical Baseline programs will all be exempted from the transition to Renewable 100 and will remain on Bright Choice. If you would like to choose our cost savings option, Bright Choice, you can do so online here.
Visit Tri-Valley Announces second annual Taste Tri-Valley
Festivities to kick off with a chef collaboration dinner
We are so excited to support Visit Tri-Valley’s second annual Taste Tri-Valley Restaurant Week (February 18-27). This 10-day culinary celebration will highlight the incredible wineries and restaurants in the Tri-Valley and features exclusive limited-time specials and discounts.

For more information, updates and a complete list of Taste Tri-Valley participants, please visit
visittrivalley.com/restaurantweek or follow Visit Tri-Valley on Facebook and Instagram.
Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies
Grand re-opening and client appreciation
Congratulations to Keller Williams Tri-Valley Realty and Armario Homes on your recent ribbon cutting ceremonies.

Ribbon Cuttings increase the visibility of a grand opening, new location, ground breaking or special anniversary by involving the Chamber. We'll bring the giant scissors and the red ribbon, invite our Ambassadors and honor the event with a picture and brief write-up in our bi-monthly newsletter. To schedule a ribbon cutting for your business, contact Dawn Wilson at dawn@pleasanton.org or 925/846.5858 ext 202.
E-Business Connection newsletter
February electronic newsletter
In case you missed it last week, our E-Business Connection for February is here. This is our bi-monthly electronic newsletter that features member spotlights and events, a word from our CEO and more.
Welcome New Members
Congratulations to these new members that have recently joined the Chamber
Marketing Opportunities for 2022
Advertise in chamber publications
Jump start your outreach with a targeted campaign to a very active business community and vibrant community of readers. With options ranging from a one-time print ad to having a regular presence in all of our publications to a banner ad on our online directory, we invite you to give consumers the knowledge of what your business is known for.

Our first publication for 2022 was the February E-Business Connection, and currently we are putting together our March Business Connection newsletter. Contact us today to find out how you can be included.
State of the City Pleasanton 2022
Save the date
Save the date to join us for Mayor Karla Brown's first in-person State of the City luncheon. Main Event Sponsorships now available. Email Susie. Individual registration and event details coming soon.

At the State of the City luncheon, the elected Mayor of Pleasanton gives an address on city priorities for the upcoming year. This event has a great turnout of elected officials, key city department heads, influential business and community leaders.
Thank you to our Main Event Sponsors for the State of the City
Thinking about taking a trip in 2022-2023?
Learn more about our travel program
The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce has traveled to more than 30 destinations over the past decade. From river cruises and trains to ancient ruins and sandy beaches, the chamber partners with top tour companies to offer a wide variety of destinations for both domestic and international travel. We take care of the details to ensure a smooth planning process and a great trip.

The deadline to secure your trip to Western Canada is fast approaching. Take a look here for specific details. If you missed the Travel Info Meeting hosted by Collette, you can watch the recording here.
2022 Travel Destinations
Western Canada's Rockies, Lakes & Wine Country
July 30 - August 7, 2022
Alaska: America's Last Frontier
August 18 - 26, 2022
Discover Switzerland, Austria & Bavaria
featuring Oktoberfest
September 20 - 29, 2022
2023 Travel Destinations
Tropical Costa Rica
January 21 - January 29, 2023
Shades of Ireland
March 13 - 22, 2023 - Enjoy St. Patrick's Day in Ireland!
Discover Bluegrass Country & the Smoky Mountains
April 27- May 5, 2023
Pleasanton Young Professionals
Learn, grow, empower
The Pleasanton Young Professionals is the premier networking group for emerging and established young professionals ages 21-40. Learn more about the PYPs on our website, on Facebook and on Instagram.
News from our Members
Visit Tri-Valley Announces Second Annual Taste Tri-Valley

City of Pleasanton transitioned to EBCE’s Renewable 100 plan

UNCLE Credit Union celebrates 65 years of service

Space for lease at Row House Pleasanton

Emergency Need for Blood Donations at Stanford Blood Center

Do you have a storefront window?

$700,000 in StopWaste Grant Funding