Don't miss this amazing sponsorship opportunity—the EBWC is the most anticipated and talked about women's conference in the Bay Area! Always a sold out event with a unique, high-caliber demographic and vast array of pre-event & event day publicity, this conference guarantees brand visibility. Interact with your target market throughout the day. For a Sponsorship Brochure, click here.
The Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau is thrilled to announce our 2017 East Bay Women's Conference with keynote speaker Ashley Judd, Feminist, Social Justice Humanitarian, and Award-Winning Actor and special featured guests, Amaryllis Fox, Former CIA Clandestine Service Officer, Writer, and Peace Activist; and Debi Hemmeter, Founder and Co-Advisor at Lean In. This distinctive conference blends premier keynote and featured speaker presentations, breakout sessions focused on contemporary issues, exhibitor booths, a fully stocked bookstore, author signings, and a few surprises. The conference is now sold out; to be added to the wait list please call the Chamber office at (925) 934-2007.
Congratulations to our Walnut Creek Chamber members who made Walnut Creek Magazine's Best of 2016 list
Nordstrom: Best Party Dress, Best Pair of Jeans; Sunrise Bistro: Best Breakfast; Woodhouse Day Spa: Best Facial; Sasa: Best Sushi; San Francisco Creamery: Best Ice Cream; Changes Salon & Day Spa: Best Day Spa, Best Massage, Best Nail Salon and Best Body Waxing; 18/8: Best Men’s Haircut; iCandy Eye Salon: Best Eyelash Extensions; Rooftop: Best Bar; City of Walnut Creek: Best Picnic Spot—Civic Park; Walnut Creek Open Space Foundation: Best Dog Walk—Open Space, Best Hiking Trail—Shell Ridge; Renaissance ClubSport: Best Health Club; Lindsay Wildlife Museum: Best Kids Birthday Party; Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau: Best Community Event —Art & Wine Festival. You can check out the issue here.
Best Community Event of 2016
We're excited to announce that the 35th Annual Walnut Creek Art & Wine Festival was voted best community event in the Best of 2016 issue of Walnut Creek Magazine. Thank you to everyone who voted! You can check out the issue here.
Put the Spotlight On Your Business
Have you been waiting to host a Walnut Creek Chamber Business and Social Hour? Now's your chance to let us know! We are now accepting requests to fill our 2017 calendar. Hosting is a great way to showcase your business to Chamber members, non-members, government officials, educators and local businesses. If you would like to co-host a BASH with another Chamber member, please send back only one form that includes each host's contact information. We will contact the 2017 hosts when the calendar is set and maintain a waiting list for those we were unable to accommodate. To access the form, click here.
The Civic Affairs committee represents the Chamber and the business community in local, state and governmental issues and meets once per month, generally every second Tuesday at 7:45 a.m. Read on to find out this month's information.
Find out more about Halstrom Academy at their open house on Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 10 a.m. to noon. RSVP: 866-929-9813. Halstrom Academy is located at 101 Ygnacio Valley Rd, Suite 345 in Walnut Creek. Catering to grades 6 –12, Halstrom Academy offers a variety of options: full-time, part-time, courses for credit, college prep, AP, and tutoring. Visit their website for more information.
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Bay Equity Home Loans Ribbon Cutting
We joined Bay Equity Home Loans, a full-service retail mortgage lender, for their Walnut Creek Ribbon Cutting ceremony. Thank you for including us! Be sure to check them out. For more information, visit their website.
The Happy New Year BASH will be hosted by Heritage Bank of Commerce, 101 Ygnacio Valley Road, Ste. 100, in Walnut Creek on Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. For more details, click here. Our hosts have a great event planned to welcome in the New Year— We hope to see you there! Read More
The 2017 East Bay Women's Conference, presented by the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau in conjunction with John Muir Health and Stanford Children's Health, is the only conference of its kind in San Francisco's East Bay that provides women opportunities to come together and participate in programs of personal and professional enrichment and development. Read More