Why Supporting Local Businesses Matters
Did you know that more than half of our members are small businesses from 1-5 employees ?Andrea Gonzalez
Congratulations to all of the Winning Businesses and Leaders in our community!
Travel dates: October 18-26, 2023
The Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce is excited to offer this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore the beautiful Tuscany region of Italy. Visit Tuscany, Italy from October 18-26, 2023!Andrea Gonzalez
Esther N. Phahla, CPA, A Professional Corporation is dedicated to helping small business owners and individuals design an optimal tax strategy through year-round proactive tax planning to help them keep more of what they earned because: It’s Not How Much You Make, It’s How Much You Keep $$$.
Esther is a frequent contributor of tax content to the Financial Section of The Valley Business Journal and a frequent speaker and trainer at seminars. She is the author of two tax planning books: “Why Didn’t My CPA Tell ME THAT” and “10 Most Expensive Tax Mistakes that Cost Business Owners THOUSANDS”.Megan Miller
Bringing great opportunities for both businesses seeking employees as well as job seekers!
The Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce is proud to co-host Temecula Valley's Premier Job Fair in partnership with the City of Temecula, Visit Temecula Valley, Promenade Temecula, Mt. San Jacinto College, and Riverside County Workforce Development Center. This bi-annual event will take place on Saturday, March 11th, 2023 from 11 am – 2 pm at the Promenade Temecula Mall located at 40820 Winchester Road in Temecula CA 92591.Megan Miller
Team building is essential for any small business looking to create strong relationships between its employees and increase productivity.
Team building is an important part of any business, small or large. It helps build relationships and trust between employees, which leads to greater productivity and morale. But how do you create team building when your team is small? Here are some strategies you can use to help foster a sense of community among your staff.Megan Miller
Applications for the Patricia Deroeux Scholarship are open until February 28, 2023
Michelle’s Place Cancer Resource Center, in partnership with The Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce, is proud to offer the Patricia Deroeux Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded to two individuals within the city of Temecula who are full-time students and in need of financial assistance due to the death of a parent because of cancer.Megan Miller
In commemoration of World Cultural Awareness Day, the City of Temecula will host the second annual Temecula CultureFest on SAT, MAY 20, 2023 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, in Town Square Park (41902 Main Street); and at Sam Hicks Monument Park (41970 Moreno Road) in Old Town Temecula.
Temecula’s Community Services Department is looking for diverse vendor booths to sell international foods, cultural crafts, or event related products, as well as booths promoting education and awareness.Megan Miller
Retaining employees is essential for businesses of all sizes if they want long-term success.
One of the most important tasks for any business is to keep their employees happy and engaged. Employee retention is essential for creating a positive work environment and long-term success. Here are some creative ideas to help you retain your employees.Megan Miller
How to Spot a Phishing Spam Email
Email scams, also known as phishing emails, are becoming increasingly common. Phishing emails are malicious messages that look like they come from a legitimate source but contain links or attachments that can install malicious software on your computer or access your personal information. Unfortunately, it can be difficult to spot a phishing email. However, there are some key indicators that can help you identify them and avoid being scammed.Megan Miller
This piece could spark some interesting conversations with other managers on your team.
As 2023 begins, leaders are facing a high degree of economic uncertainty yet again. What’s crystal clear, however, is that attracting and retaining talent remains a priority.Megan Miller
Recruit and retain great employees while making sure they feel welcomed
As an employer, you know that finding and keeping great employees is key to the success of your business. The Economic Development Coalition (EDC) has developed a Pre-Location Assistance Program that can help your organization recruit and retain top talent while integrating them into the local community. Let’s take a look at how this program works and how it can benefit your business.Connie Stopher
The 57th Annual Gala is set to debut an exclusive after-party!
The Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its 57th Annual Awards Gala on Saturday, March 25, 2023, at Pechanga Resort Casino. Join us for an evening of timeless sophistication, as Title Sponsor, Abbott, takes us back to the golden era of Frank Sinatra. The theme of the evening is "The Best is Yet to Come," and you won't want to miss a second—especially the exclusive after-party that awaits!Megan Miller
Diane Strand, Founder of JDS Creative Academy, Steps Into New Role
The Southwest Riverside Economic Development Coalition members unanimously voted Diane Strand in as president to serve a 30-month term starting on January 6, 2023. Strand previously served as the Coalition’s first vice president. Strand succeeds Keith Krzewski who will continue to serve as the past president on the Executive Board.Megan Miller
This may come as no surprise if you have been active at the Chamber this month, because Carla is always supporting TVCC Events!
This may come as no surprise if you have been active at the Chamber this month, because Carla is always supporting TVCC Events! Carla is the Public Relations Officer at Picasso Dental Care and they graciously served as host for our Valley Young Professionals Halloween Event! Their mission is to serve with care and commitment, treating every patient like family. Carla is always at our Chamber Brief and always willing to pitch in and help Chamber staff in any way she can.Megan Miller
The Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 2023 Board of Directors led by Chairwoman of the Board and Legacy Partner, Kim Kelliher, Grapeline Wine Tours.Megan Miller
Resideo's CONNECT 2022 Customer Event Honors Companies Making a Difference
A-Bell Alarms recently accepted the 2022 Light Commercial Installation of the Year Award, presented by Resideo at its 33rd Annual CONNECT customer event. The award honors small business security installations that incorporate the latest Resideo offerings. The winning entry from A-Bell Alarms was for an installation of a Resideo ProSeries system. It was a retrofit of an existing alarm system in a 100K+ square foot industrial building in Temecula, CA.Megan Miller
The Law Offices of Rosenstein & Associates
Temecula Valley Custom Pools, Inc.
A Grape Escape Balloon Adventure
Michelle’s Place Cancer Resource Center
Temecula Valley Communications, Inc.
Craig Davis Family Agency; Farmers Insurance