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Luncheon Alliance on the First Wednesday of Each month at 11:30am presented by Athens Services. March lunch is sponsored by Rob Levy and CMG Mortgage.  Click here to sign up and pay.  

 

 

Cheeseburger Week returns January 21st to 27th.

Details at pasadenarestaurantweek.com

Click here to view our New Homeowner Welcome Postcard. It is sent to everyone who purchases a home in the greater Pasadena area.

Networking Breakfast on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:30am at Villa Gardens. Click here to sign up and pay. Unique Hospice sponsors for February.  If you would like to sponsor a breakfast, please email kelly@pasadena-chamber.org

Pasadena Perspective

Click here to read Pasadena Perspective the digital magazine of the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce

Thank You for Recruiting New Members:

Loxi Windle, Schweitzer Paw Partners

Paul Arevalo, Rose Bowl Operating Company board member

George Falardeau, Pasadena Media

 

Starting a business in Pasadena can be simple. Technical assistance is available from the Chamber. You can also contact the Foothill Workforce Investment Board, Small Business Administration, Small Business Development Center and others for help with financing, business plan development and other assistance.

A good first stop is the City of Pasadena Economic Development Department. You can call the office at (626) 744-4660 and speak with Ruth Martinez or visit www.cityofpasadena.net/EconomicDevelopment for information.

You can contact these city departments for technical assistance and licenses:

Fairmont Pharmacy was recognized for 25 years of Chamber membership.

Business License (www.cityofpasadena.net/Finance/License/)

Planning and Permitting (www.cityofpasadena.net/PlanningandDevelopment/)

City of Pasadena business resources (www.sba.gov/localresources/district/ca/la/index.html)

Pasadena Water and Power Department (www.cityofpasadena.net/waterandpower/)

Smaqll Business Development Center at Pasadena City College (www.pccsbdc.org)

Service Corps of Retired Executives SCORE (www.scorela.org)

Small Business Administration (Los Angeles Area (www.sba.gov/localresources/district/ca/la/index.html)

Small Business Development Center (College of the Canyons) (www.sbdc4biz.org)