Monthly Archives: February 2022

See Full Report The Ahlers Center for International Business at the University of San Diego (USD) released a report that provides an in-depth analysis of the characteristics, dynamics, and impacts of the CaliBaja regional economy. The San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce partnered with USD for this research to help inform policy and influence economic […]

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Last year, during the height of the COVID 19 pandemic, there was an interest in pursuing a predictive scheduling ordinance in the City of San Diego. This would have required employers to provide employee schedules up to 14 days in advance, penalize employers for adjusting employee schedules, and prohibit the use of “on call” lists–among […]

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More than 50 local, state, and federal representatives from the U.S. and Mexico joined private sector leaders from both countries for a binational summit to reiterate their commitment to working together to advance the construction of the Otay Mesa East Land Port of Entry.  The summit, led by the U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Ken Salazar […]

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Homes For All of Us Package On Tuesday, February 8, City Council voted 8-1 to support Mayor Gloria’s Homes for All of Us package. This initiative aims to help more San Diegans afford housing. We were pleased to voice our support–something must be done to increase housing production, or young people won’t be able to […]

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Governor Newsom signed legislation extending COVID-19 paid family sick leave and additional small business relief. SB 114 requires covered employers to provide up to 80 hours of paid family sick leave (reinstating the supplemental paid sick leave a la 2020). Small businesses with fewer than 25 employees are exempt, however the bill is retroactive to […]

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For a 16th consecutive year, Brian Chase has been named a 2022 SuperLawyer. Brian has a prestigious career and is the former President of the OCTLA, Orange County Trial Lawyers Association. But those statistic just scratch the surface! In their 40+ years, the team at Bisnar Chase Personal Injury Attorneys have built a strong reputation […]

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LEADers On The Move

We enjoy seeing what our graduates are doing and how they are making an impact on the world. Share your good news with us via email: lead@sdchamber.org. Impact & SDYL Board member, Lauren Rowley now serves as Chief Innovation Officer for Stella Angels. Influence program graduate and Executive Vice President of San Diego County Credit […]

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Little Angels Service Dogs (Little Angels) is a 501 C (3) non-profit, Assistance Dog International accredited organization. Little Angels was started in 2006 and received nonprofit status in 2011 in the State of California. In 2019, Little Angels expanded to New Hampshire, opening a second ranch on 35 acres in Bartlett, NH. Staff in California […]

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