Chamber News

2017 Excellence in Business Awards Winners Announced

SAN FRANCISCO – Business and community leaders at the SHN Orpheum theater last night to celebrate the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce’s 26th annual Excellence in Business (Ebbies) Awards and to enjoy a private showcase of Disney’s hit Broadway musical Aladdin. More than a quarter century ago, the Chamber created the Ebbies to honor San… Read more »

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Partner Spotlight: Keller Williams San Francisco

The San Francisco branch of Keller Williams launched in May of 2016 and has quickly become one of the fastest-growing real estate brokerages in the area, nearly doubling its number of producing agents over the last year. Their mission is to employ the highest quality real estate agents to provide clients with the best real… Read more »

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UniteSF: Highlights from October 2017

The SF Chamber’s UniteSF program is dedicated to convening leaders in the business and education communities to collaborate to help students prepare for college and today’s global economy and workforce. UniteSF is a foundation program of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce, and reflects our commitment to promote business engagement by strengthening educational pathways from… Read more »

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Partner Spotlight: Wallbeds “N” More

Wallbeds “N” More offers semi customizable, made-to-order Murphy beds and wallbeds that provide space-saving solutions that fit any lifestyle. A national company, Wallbeds “N” More just opened their first San Francisco location owned and operated by San Francisco native Eric Partridge. Read more in our Partner Spotlight with Eric. What motivated you to own a… Read more »

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Minority-Owned Small Business Partner Spotlight powered by First Republic Bank: YCAT-C

Yolanda’s Construction Administration and Traffic Control (YCAT-C) is an African-American woman-owned business that offers a range of administrative and traffic control services to support public and private sector clients on engineering and construction projects. Based in Bayview-Hunters Point, YCAT-C staff represents extensive experience with the transportation industry, including rail transit and highway/roadway projects, as well… Read more »

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Statement Regarding Signage of Housing-First Policies by Governor Brown

Media Contact: Juliana Bunim, jbunim@sfchamber.com  The San Francisco Chamber of Commerce applauds Governor Brown and the city’s state representatives for their leadership charting a new course for addressing the state’s critical housing shortage.  Today Governor Brown took a significant step towards embracing a housing-first policy, coming to San Francisco to sign a robust package of… Read more »

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2017 Mid-Year San Francisco Legislative Scorecard

In line with our agenda for prosperity released earlier this year, the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce works to encourage City Hall to prioritize legislation and policies that support San Francisco employers. View our scorecard from the first half of 2017 below. To download the PDF, click here.

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SF Chamber Statement on Announcement Regarding DACA

Immigrants are job creators who have made – and continue to make – incredible contributions to the economic well-being of our city, and whose talents are critical to keeping San Francisco at the forefront of American innovation. The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA) has protected nearly 800,000 young adult unauthorized immigrants from deportation,… Read more »

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