SF Forward



SF Forward is the Political Action Committee (PAC) of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. SF Forward is the political voice for businesses and residents who support sound economic policy and an exceptional quality of life for all San Franciscans. The PAC is dedicated to insuring that political reforms strengthen the local economy, improve the business climate and streamline the operation of government.

SF Forward is actively working to advance issues that create a sound economy and vibrant city. Read our agenda.

Why Contribute

SF Forward is making a difference. Over the past several years the PAC has positively influenced dozens of measures ensuring a sound economic future and an unparalleled quality of life in our city.

Recent accomplishments include:

Helped Defeat Prop G (Surtax on Transfers of Residential Real Property) on the 2014 General Election
Helped Pass Prop A (San Francisco Transportation and Road Improvement Bond) on the 2014 General Election
Helped Pass Prop I (Park Code- Children’s Playgrounds, Walking Trails) on the 2014 General Election
Helped Defeat Prop H (Requiring Certain Athletic Fields in Golden Gate Park to be maintained as Natural Grass) in the 2014 General Election


SF Forward is comprised of local business owners and residents who support sound economic policy and exceptional quality of life in San Francisco. We need your support to ensure common sense policies supporting economic recovery are a top priority in San Francisco.



Jeff Album
Lee Blitch
Books Inc.
Burr Pilger Mayer, Inc.
Cahill Contractors, Inc.
Claudio Cipollina
Dignity Health
Farrand Cooper P.C.
Gap Inc.
Peter Gruebele
Gumas Advertising
Hathaway Dinwiddie Construction

Steve Heitel
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
Kaiser Permanente
David Kaufman
Lockton Insurance Brokers, LLC
MacKenzie Communications
McCalls Catering & Events
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, LLP
SD Mayer & Associates

Shorenstein Realty Services, L.P.
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP
Sutter Health/CPMC
United Airlines
Virgin America
Visa, Inc.
Webcor Builders


For more information about SF Forward, please contact Alexander Mitra, Manager, Public Policy and Small Business, at 415.352.8808 or amitra@sfchamber.com.