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The Chamber Advantage 
Los Altos Chamber of Commerce E-Newsletter
January
2015
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Welcome 
New Members 
December 2014  
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Chamber Recognizes Long-Time Members

20+ Year Members Renewing in December 2014

26 Years

Los Altos  

CommunityChiropractic

Pinewood School

 

24 Years 

Wells Fargo Bank,
Main St.

 

22 Years 

Kambe & Mahan,CPA's 

Additional
Renewing Members

December 2014

15 - 19 Years

Jack & Janice Heidmiller

Terri Couture,

Coldwell Banker

 

10 - 14 Years

Ken Schweifler  

D.D.S., MPH

Pho Vi Hoa Restaurant

 

5 - 9 Years

Adobe Animal Hospital

American Canine Institute

Brooke Shaw Builder

David Casas & Carol Casas, Intero Real Estate Services

Fiscally Fit

GJ Landscaping

Green Ivy  

Educational Consulting

Sweet Shop

 

1 - 4 Years

Bumble Los Altos

Dennis Duffy

Erika Ameri,  

Alain Pinel Realtors

Kathleen Clifford,  

Intero Real Estate Services

Chamber Web Site Advertising Opportunities!

Enhanced Listing in the Business Directory:

Company logo or a photo of your business or yourself - $150

Company logo AND a photo of yourbusiness or yourself - $200

Home Page Banner Ad:

$1200 for one year

(limited number)

Business Directory Banner Ad:

$1500 for one year

(limited number)

 

Sample Banner Ad 

 

Members Don't Forget..... 
Your Staff is welcome at Chamber events even if you can't attend!

Even if YOU cannot attend a Chamber event such as a monthly Mixer, your member benefits extend to your employees to attend on your behalf and generate more business for your company!
Silicon Valley SCORE
Offers Seminars
and FREE Counseling


Silicon Valley SCORE has over 50 counselors to help small businesses grow and prosper.  SCORE counselors are experienced executives who have years of varied business experience.  They are able to provide you with the information and direction you may need.

SCORE counselors are available at the Los Altos Chamber of Commerce the 4th Tuesday of every month for one hour sessions from 9:30AM - 12:30PM.  To make an appointment call Gayle at 948-1455.  For additional information on SCORE:  www.svscore.org

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Tri-City Chamber Mixer

Los Altos, Mountain View, and Palo Alto
Wednesday, January 14th
5:30-7:30PM

 

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Hosted by:  

Crowne Plaza Cabaņa 

4290 El Camino Real, Palo Alto

 

SHOWCASE YOUR BUSINESS AT THIS EVENT! 

A limited number of tables are available for  

$200 to showcase your business!

Over 300 Attendees!   

If you are interested in reserving a table at this great networking event email to:

 gayle@losaltoschamber.org 

ONLY TWO SPACES STILL AVAILABLE!

   




 ANNUAL AWARDS RECIPIENTS 2014
 
 Campi Properties, Inc. - Member of the Year
First Republic Bank - Community Partnership Award
Alexandra DeMartini - Ambassador of the Year  
The Terraces - Architectural Design & Enhancement
Los Altos Library - Pride of the Community
BizNet Groups - Chair's Special Recognition
 

Reservations  

Grand Opening January 17, 2015
RSVP 650/946-2000
CHAMBER HAPPENINGS


 Thank you to the staff at Heritage Bank of Commerce for
hosting a festive Holiday Business After Hours Mixer December 10th.  Everyone had a wonderful time!



Chamber Members contributed food to the Community Service Agency's Food Drive at the Holiday Mixer.  Thank you!

 
Apply for the Spring 2015 Internship Program


My office is now accepting applications from college level students for part-time internships. We are seeking students who are community-oriented, proactive, and have a genuine interest in public service. Internships will be based in the Los Altos district office.

If you are interested in an internship and would like to apply, please follow the instructions on my website.

Application Deadline:

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015

Interviews:

Monday, Feb 2, 2015

Expected Start Date:

Monday, Feb 9, 2015

Contact Anna Ko if you have further questions.
(650) 691-2121 | anna.ko@asm.ca.gov

CHAMBER OFFICERS: 
Scott O'Brien, Chair, Cassidy Turley; Jeff Baier, 1st Vice Chair, Los Altos School District; Allen Hall, 2nd Vice Chair, Snap Fitness; Bob Galen, Treasurer, Young, Craig + Co.; Barry Groves, Past Chair, Mtn. View/Los Altos Union High School District
BOARD OF DIRECTORS:
Gini Brown, Children's Corner; Al Diaz, Torrey Pines Bank; Sherie Dodsworth, Securita Inc.; Diana Dean Gendotti, Law Offices of Diana Dean Gendotti; Julie Handley, Dinah's Garden Hotel; Jack Kelly, Flynn/Ward State Farm Insurance; Gay Krause, Krause Center for Innovation; Ilona Lindauer, IKB, Inc.; Michael McTighe, GreenTown Los Altos; Pat Richards, NOVA Job Center;  Brian Whitlock, Brian's Restaurant
Ex officio:  
Sierra Davis, City of Los Altos; Jeanne Evilsizer, Town of Los Altos Hills; Deborah Padovan, Town of Los Altos Hills
Chamber Ambassadors:
Alexandra Demartini, Heritage Bank of Commerce; Dennis Duffy; Jack Heidmiller; Monique Kane Heinz, CHAC; Christopher Luu, Wells Fargo Bank; Bob Reed; Pat Reed; Fran Vella, Phrasemaker Word Processing
Staff
Julie Rose, President; Gayle Carter, Executive Assistant; Lisa Goodyear, Sales Manager; Faye Chapman, Bookkeeper