In This Issue
October Mixer at UNCLE, 10/11
Fall Tradeshow Mixer Castlewood, 11/8
BBSI Lunch & Learn, 10/12
What's My Exit Strategy Seminar, 10/26
Ribbon Cuttings
Member News
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Rigatoni's Red Smoke Grill offers groups of 50 or more 
delicious, made to order entrees and side dishes starting at 
only $12.99 per person.
Our experienced staff services a variety of custom options 
for corporate events or private parties upon request.
For additional information,
call 925-734-0307.
For more information on Rigatoni's Red Smoke Grill Catering services 
contact our catering manager at

Pleasanton Young Professionals
The Pleasanton Young Professionals is the premier networking group for emerging and established young professionals.
Professional Development Meeting
Enhancing the Customer Experience
Speaker: Jennifer Hall
Chief Customer Care Officer, SVP 
Intuit, Inc. 
Thursday, October 19
5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
  To learn more about the PYPs, 

Total Wine & More is excited to announce the Grand Opening of our Pleasanton Store on Thursday, October 26!
As part of our grand opening, we are partnering with Museum on Main and will be donating a portion of our wine sales from the grand opening weekend (Thursday - Sunday). Make sure to come by and check out our amazing selection of over 8,000 wines, 3,000 spirits, and 2,500 beers!
4225 Rosewood Drive, Pleasanton

Visit our Chamber sponsored
Chamber Networking Group
"Smarter Business Building"
Meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday 
of each month, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
If interested, please email Ken Norvell or 
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Issue Date:
October 9, 2017
UNCLE Credit Union Hosting October Mixer this Wednesday
UNCLE Credit Union marks a major milestone this year, celebrating 60 years as a trusted  financial services cooperative. UNCLE's sense of community, cooperation and shared purpose allows UNCLE to grow and prosper for the benefit of its members.
UNCLE Credit Union is hosting the October Networking Mixer.
Wednesday, October 11
5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Fall Tradeshow Mixer - come one, come all
Our Fall Tradeshow Mixer is set for November 8 and is hosted by Castlewood Country Club . Vendor booth space is sold out - thank you! This event will have nearly 50 vendors and is open to the public, so bring your co-workers, invite your friends. This will be one of our biggest events of the year.
Featuring delicious bites, wine and beer tastes from 
fantastic local restaurants.
Castlewood Country Club
Lunch & Learn - Workers' Compensation Claims
How Employers Can Reduce Workers' Compensation Claims Costs 
(lunch provided)
Presented by Greta Minnis, BBSI
Thursday, October 12
Networking & Lunch 11:15-11:45
Presentation 11:45-12:45
At the Chamber, Free

Do you know what to do when your employees are injured? Do you know when you are required to call Cal-OSHA? Are you aware of how the claims cost and type of claim add to your insurance premium?

We will discuss best practices and ideas for management of employee injuries - how to help prevent them, what to do when they happen, and how to get them closed quickly and cost-effectively.

This is a networking and lunch & learn event so  lunch is provided. Come hungry for some great hot catering (no sandwiches and chips at our events!) and bring plenty of business cards.
What's My Exit Strategy? Free Seminar 
Built to Exit: Maximizing Your Business Afterlife
Presented by Barranti Law Group & Mele Group
Thursday, October 26
12:00 to 1:00 p.m., Light lunch served at 11:45
At the Chamber, Free

What is your exit plan?
  • Shut it down and walk away
  • Work until you die
  • Sell it
This seminar will discuss practical operational and legal steps you can take now  to prepare your business for an exit that will maximize your life after you exit your business.  
12:00 to 1:00, light lunch at 11:45
Ribbon Cuttings
You are invited to join the Chamber and our Ambassadors at the following Ribbon Cutting ceremony.
Tuesday, October 10 at 4:45 p.m.
5341 Owens Court, Pleasanton
Grand Opening and Open House, 4:30-6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 24 at 12:00 noon
Sterling Street & Dublin Blvd., Dublin
Grand Opening
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