San Benito County Chamber of Commerce. File photo.

Business

County Chamber of Commerce can’t afford to pay CEO or promote tourism

Business organization’s coffers are low after meeting prior obligations and losing funding support from Hollister City Council.

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San Benito County Chamber of Commerce

San Benito County Chamber of Commerce accepting award nominations

Nominations for Man, Woman, and Business of the Year are now open. Nomination forms are due in the Chamber office by November 1, 2018.

Ledesma (featured far left) volunteered for the Hollister Downtown Association's firework booth on July 3. Photo courtesy of Candace Ledesma.

Business

Candace Ledesma hits the ground running as new Chamber of Commerce CEO

New CEO works toward collaboration and increasing foot traffic in San Benito County.

New Chamber of Commerce CEO Candace Ledesma. Photo provided.

Business

San Benito County Chamber of Commerce hires new CEO

New CEO Candace Ledesma started in her new position June 25, 2018 and the announcement came June 29.

Development Services Program Manager Mary Paxton presented the resolution for an MOU with the chamber that the council turned down. Photos by John Chadwell.

Business

Hollister City Council shoots down $390K Chamber of Commerce request

Three members of the Hollister City Council didn't move forward with a vote to award San Benito County Chamber of Commerce $78,000 annually for five years to fund tourism marketing.

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Our Economy

Chamber of Commerce CEO to step down in May

The head of the San Benito County Chamber of Commerce is expected to step down at the end of May for a new position as CEO of the Sausalito Chamber of Commerce.

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San Benito County Chamber of Commerce

Honoring Veterans with Wreaths Across America

San Benito Chamber of Commerce sends reminder to "remember our heroes, honor their service and teach the value of freedom". Dec. 16 is Wreaths Across America Day honoring veterans at Calvary Cemetery.

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Business

Chamber of Commerce Celebrates National Small Business Week May 1-7

Every year since 1963, the president of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners

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Business

Barr steps down as president of Business Council

After 12 years, Larry Barr steps down as president of the San Benito County Business Council. Vice-president Bob Tiffany will take the helm.

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Health

BenitoLink, Business Council & Chamber of Commerce to Present Health Care Workshop

The September 10 morning workshop for businesses and community members will focus on local resources and changes to health care services, insurance and policies. The event features a comprehensive program panel of local experts and resources.

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Nonprofits

San Benito County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours

The San Benito County Chamber of Commerce presents it's Busness After Hours Event hosted by Rabobank

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Nonprofits

San Benito County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours

The San Benito County Chamber of Commerce presents it's Busness After Hours Event hosted by Rabobank