Advocacy Program

During the fall of each year, the Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce’s Government Affairs Council develops its legislative priorities. These priorities serve as the foundation for tracking proposed legislation…

At a Glance

Government Long Beach’s present system of government was established in 1921 when the citizens adopted a new City Charter prescribing the Council-Manager form of government. The Charter sets the powers…

Tourism

Downtown is a significant contributor to the overall success of Long Beach and the greater Los Angeles region. The urban center provides thousands of above-average paying jobs, is home to…

Education

By Judy Seal THE LONG BEACH UNIFIED School District (LBUSD), Long Beach City College (LBCC) and California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) have a partnership to make higher education an…

Business and Industry

A Move into the Future Long Beach is changing from an economy of the past to one focused on the future, led by the “three Ts and R”: Tourism, Trade,…

Port of Long Beach

Long Beach-generated trade supports 1.4 million jobs throughout the United States and generates about $14.5 billion in annual trade-related wages. International Trade is one of the major economic engines for…

Leadership Cabinet and Board of Directors

Leadership Cabinet Chairman Of the Board Kristi Allen Vice President, Hotel Operations Ensemble Hotel Partners Chairman-Elect & Chief Financial Officer Jon Deusenberry Director Of Finance, Central Cal District United Parcel…

Program of Work and Membership Benefits

Mission Statement – The Chamber is the platform for business to provide leadership, education and advocacy so that the Long Beach area thrives in the 21st century. Vision Statement –…