As the largest and most influential business association in Los Angeles County, the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce is the voice of business in our region.
The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce, as a trustee for the current and future welfare of the region, seeks the full prosperity of the Los Angeles area.
The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce champions economic prosperity and quality of life for the Los Angeles region by being the voice of business, promoting collaboration and helping members grow.
CHAMBER BY THE NUMBERS
The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce serves a diverse membership of businesses of every size, from nearly every industry, in every community across Los Angeles County.
The L.A. Area Chamber represents…
> More than 1,650 members > More than 650,000 employees > Small, medium and large-sized companies > Businesses from more than 35 industry sectors > Businesses from across L.A. County > The interests of more than 235,000 businesses in L.A. County
And, each year we deliver...
> More than 40,000 referrals to member companies > 120 plus business and professional development programs > More than 25 advocacy and signature events > Nearly 100 graduates participating in our civic leadership programs > More than10,000 job opportunities and internships for L.A. youth
The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce has championed the needs of the business community and the citizens it serves through a period of raw, brilliant boosterism to a continuing era of sophisticated national influence. In 1888, the founding members of the Chamber created the organization to function as a vehicle to attract new business to California.
The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce's Board of Directors is the principal governing body of the organization. The board’s membership is diverse, with more than 100 corporate and small business leaders serving on the board. Board members determine the Chamber’s policy positions on business issues and advise the Chamber on strategies and policies.
Chamber staff work behind-the-scenes as the voice representing more than 235,000 businesses in L.A. County, across 35 industry categories, regarding important legislation that affects business at the city, county, state and federal levels.