Chamber News

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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Partner Spotlight: SHN

SHN is the preeminent theatrical entertainment company in the Bay Area, bringing live entertainment experiences to San Francisco’s premier venues. SHN presents current hits fresh from Broadway, original Broadway cast productions, pre-Broadway premieres and one-of-a-kind events that are at the forefront of the national theater scene. Read more in our Partner Spotlight with SHN’s chief… Read more »

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Partner Spotlight: Safesite

Safesite is a data driven safety management platform that leverages the latest mobile, IoT and wearable technologies to facilitate safety communication, improve compliance and reduce incident rates on construction worksites. Their mission is to make every worker a safety champion. Read more in our Partner Spotlight with CEO Peter Grant. What was the motivation behind… Read more »

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Bay Area Groups, including SF Chamber, Sign Letter Supporting Extension of California Cap-and-Trade Program

The State legislature is scheduled to vote to renew California’s greenhouse gas cap-and-trade system to 2030, a key tool to reduce emissions from greenhouse gases by offering pollution allowances and offsets. The previous 2013 – 2017 cap-and-trade program provided significant economic benefits to the Bay Area with more than $84 million in funds allocated to… Read more »

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