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
  • More than two-thirds of CalChamber members have 100 or fewer employees

Information Commonly Requested

Legislative Issues & Economy

Vote Record

  • 2017 Vote Record – The CalChamber’s position on a bill and how each legislator voted. (11/3/2017)
  • Best Business Votes 2017 – Lists legislators according to their support for business positions. (11/3/2017)

Major Victories

Advocacy Return on Investment



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.