20% of Region’s Fastest Growing Companies are Metro Chamber Members

By Metro Chamber|August 16, 2018

We’re proud to have 10 members represented in the Sacramento Business Journal’s annual list of the 50 fastest growing companies. These members span across industries and vary in size, but they all are growing at a high-rate. The following are the Metro Chamber members that have been recognized for their…

The Metro Chamber Endorses Ballot Measure Commonly Known as Measure U

By Metro Chamber|August 9, 2018

Metro Chamber Board votes in support of Measure U and the opportunity for it to serve as an investment for inclusive economic development and drive regional prosperity for businesses and neighborhoods. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 9, 2018) – The Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce announced today it will endorse the City…

Thousand Strong – Preparing Tomorrow’s Workforce

By Metro Chamber|August 3, 2018

The Metro Chamber Foundation and the City of Sacramento work in conjunction to provide valuable paid internship opportunities for high school students around the region through the Thousand Strong program. We’ve been lucky to have hard-working Thousand Strong interns in our office who exemplify the success of the program. Jordan…

Membership Means Business – Dermveda & Heartzones

By Metro Chamber|July 30, 2018

Earlier this month, Comstock’s Magazine featured two Metro Chamber members, Venita Sivamani founder of Dermveda and Sally Edwards founder of Heartzones, in their entrepreneur issue for their most recent successful ventures in the Capital Region. Less than 3 years old, Dermveda is a customizable online resource that utilizes a network…

Congress, Fix the DACA Crisis. Exiling Dreamers from California Would be Disastrous

By Metro Chamber|June 20, 2018

By: Amanda Blackwood Special to the Sacramento Bee June 19, 2018 04:52 PM   Across California’s capital region, our business leaders have long understood the path forward for our region’s economy is preparing today’s workers for tomorrow’s industries. Powered by some of the country’s leading universities, we are innovating the…

Powerhouse Science Center: Powering a Path Forward for Our Region

By Metro Chamber|June 6, 2018

My curiosity in science and exploration is ingrained in growing up in the shadow of American space exploration. My father had management roles in all U.S. led space programs, and I distinctly remember experiencing the excitement of U.S. leadership first-hand as I watched the X-15 drop from the wing of…