The Chamber


Access to 400+ Members representing 10,000+ Employees

Building A Strong Local Economy
The Vallejo Chamber of Commerce promotes a strong local economy by facilitating and encouraging sustainable commercial, industrial and residential development. The Chamber works closely with the City of Vallejo to strengthen and expand existing businesses and attract new businesses to Vallejo. The Vallejo Chamber of Commerce is the only organization that works to develop every aspect of our local economy. Whether we are working to expand existing industries, attract new businesses or providing small businesses with assistance, the Vallejo Chamber works every day to ensure that there will be a strong and healthy economic environment for our members. On a daily basis, the Chamber strengthens the local economy by encouraging Chamber members and Vallejo residents to shop locally. All referrals given by the Chamber are member businesses. Vallejo Chamber members can also participate in a variety of “member to member” programs designed to create firm business alliances. And the entire community can access extensive information about our members at

Business Connections
The Vallejo Chamber of Commerce offers many opportunities for members to connect with one another. On the fourth Thursday of every month, Chamber members and guests gather at a different member location to network and build business relationships in a social environment. The Chamber hosts special events throughout the year that are also opportunities for our members to meet each other and interact with other prominent community leaders. Chamber special events include the Annual Installation Dinner, Legislative Day, Golf Tournament, and Winemakers Dinner. Additionally, Chamber members can volunteer for the various committees that help guide the Chamber throughout the year. Chamber committees provide a conduit to members for information about economic development, education, community development and promotions, political action and membership development.

Connecting Your Business
Committee Involvement
          - Economic Development
          - Political Advocacy
          - Education Roundtable
          - Ambassadors
          - ValNet
Chamber Events
          - Monthly Business Mixers
          - Installation Dinner
          - Annual Golf Tournament
          - Legislative Day
          - Winemakers Dinner

Business Referrals
On a daily basis, the Chamber strengthens the local economy by encouraging Chamber members and Vallejo residents to shop locally. All referrals given by the Chamber are member businesses. Each member business has an alphabetical and business industry listing included in the annual Business Directory and City Guilde and at Members can also participate in a variety of “member to member” programs designed to create firm business alliances. Through the online Member–To–Member discount program, Chamber members are able to offer discounted products and services to a captive and motivated audience. And as a Chamber member, you can post your business cards and information at the Chamber office, the central location for business information and resources in Vallejo.

Referring Your Business
Membership Directory Listing at
          - Alphabetical By Company Name
          - Listing by Primary Business Category
Direct Referrals from Chamber Office
          - Members Only
          - Phone, Email and Website Directed Inquiries
Chamber Office Display
          - Business Cards
          - Informational and Promotional Brochures Display
Member to Member
          - Member to Member Discount Promotion
          - Members Only Mailing Labels/Electronic Disk

Business Representation
As a member of the Vallejo Chamber of Commerce you become part of the largest business and civic organization in Vallejo, representing 600+ members and over 11,000 employees. The Chamber acts as a representative for the business community on important local, state and federal government issues that affect our economy. The Chamber keeps its members and the community informed as to the local impact that government legislation and actions will have on the Vallejo community. The Chamber also helps assist our members with specific government issues affecting their businesses.

Representing Your Business
Local, State & Federal Government
          - Regular Meetings with City and Other Local Leaders
          - Member Advocacy
          - Legislative Advocacy
          - Annual Legislative Day
Community Partnerships
          - Vallejo Business Alliance
          - Business/Labor Partnership
          - Weed & Seed Grant Program
          - Leadership Vallejo

Business Information & Resources
The Chamber is the central point for the exchange of ideas and information regarding economic and community development in Vallejo. Through its newsletter, electronic newsletter, regular email communication and website, the Chamber keeps members up-to-date on the most important and relevant issues facing the business community. Chamber members can also access information on labor law compliance, business financing, educational seminars, vocational training, area transportation, tourism and many other important issues.

Informing Your Business
Vallejo Business Print Newsletter Subscription
Vallejo BusinessWire Bi-monthly Electronic Newsletter Subscription

          - Up to Eight (8) subscriptions
Access to Business Information
          - Major Development Information
          - Business Legislation
          - Labor Law Compliance
          - Small Business Start-Up & Development
          - Relocation Packages
          - Employment Referrals
Special Opportunities for Your Business
          - Member to Member Discounts
          - Business Publication Discounts

Business Marketing
As a member of the Vallejo Chamber of Commerce, your business will receive maximum exposure to Vallejo’s executive decision-makers. Through Vallejo Business, the Chamber’s monthly print newsletter and the Vallejo BusinessWire, the Chamber’s bi-monthly electronic news brief, a list of new member businesses is highlighted each month. New members are also actively introduced to other members at each monthly business mixer. All members are encouraged to submit press releases or other information regarding their business for publication.

Marketing Your Business
Advertising Opportunities
          - Vallejo Business Insider Inserts & Advertising
          - Website Classifieds & Specialty Advertising
          - Quarterly "We Are Vallejo" Magazine
          - Vallejo City Map
Sponsorship Opportunities
          - Cornerstone Annual Sponsorship Program
          - Ribbon Cuttings & Grand Openings Assistance
          - Press Release/Business Information Coverage in Vallejo Business
          - Community Events Calendar

Business & Community Partnership
As a member of the Vallejo Chamber of Commerce, you are automatically connected to the community. Through its committees, community events and other activities, the Chamber partners with community organizations and civic leaders to strengthen the local economy and bring a higher quality of life to the citizens of Vallejo

Reaching the Community
Economic Development & Political Forums
          - North Bay Export Conference
          - East Bay Business Times Growth Cities
          - City Council Candidates Forum
Community Outreach
          - 60+ Non-Profit Members
          - Vallejo Rotary Club and Vallejo Chamber Distribution of Dictionaries
          - Merchants Hall of Fame Scholarships
          - Teachers Recognition
          - Volunteer Recognition