CalChamber Fact Sheet

The California Chamber of Commerce is the largest, broad-based business advocate to government in California, working at the state and federal levels to influence government actions affecting all California business. As a not-for-profit, we leverage our front-line knowledge of laws and regulations to provide affordable and easy-to-use compliance products and services.

  • President and Chief Executive Officer: Allan Zaremberg.
  • Located at 1215 K Street, Suite 1400, Sacramento, CA 95814
  • Mission: To serve as an advocate and resource for California employers and to engage in other activities, domestically and internationally, that enhance the California economy and make the state a better place to live, work and do business.
  • 2017 Guide to the California Chamber of Commerce

CalChamber Membership Facts

  • Members total more than 14,000
  • Members employ one-fourth the private sector workforce in California
  • 75% of CalChamber members have 100 or fewer employees

Information Commonly Requested

Legislative Issues & Economy

Vote Record

  • 2016 Vote Record – The CalChamber’s position on a bill and how each legislator voted. Updated October 21
  • Best Business Votes 2016 – Lists legislators according to their support for business positions. Updated October 21

Major Victories

Advocacy Return on Investment

References

History

For more than 125 years, CalChamber has worked to make California a better place to live, work, and do business by giving private sector employers a voice in state politics and providing a full range of California-specific products and services.