2019 Capitol Summit and Host Breakfast

2019 Capitol Summit & Host Breakfast: May 22-23

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Capitol Summit

Business and local chamber of commerce leaders from throughout the state gathered in Sacramento on May 22, 2019 for the CalChamber Capitol Summit.

Governor’s Economic Adviser Touts Importance of Lifelong Learning
Governor’s Economic Adviser Touts Importance of Lifelong Learning
Lenny Mendonca (right), chief economic adviser to Governor Gavin Newsom, discusses workforce and other issues with CalChamber President and CEO Allan Zaremberg and the audience at the CalChamber Capitol Summit on May 22. Mendonca points out that every time the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics releases a list of the fastest-growing jobs, it includes “jobs that we didn’t know existed.” In contrast to the past, lifelong learning will be essential to the workforce of the future and people will change jobs several times. As the state looks at its Master Plan for Higher Education, Mendonca says, one of the factors to consider will be how to create a system to make sure people are constantly learning.
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The California Chamber of Commerce honored business executives from Canoga Park and Corona, with its 2019 Small Business Advocate of the Year Award, recognizing them for outstanding advocacy on behalf of small businesses.

Representatives of the 2019 President’s Circle Award chambers were also honored at the CalChamber Capitol Summit.

Host Breakfast

Business, civic and legislative leaders gathered in Sacramento this morning for the 94rd annual Sacramento Host Breakfast featuring remarks from Grace Evans Cherashore and Governor Gavin Newsom.

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