The Chamber Exists to Help Your Business Grow!

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Click here for our Business Directory for a listing of business services and providers in San Diego County.

The San Diego East County Chamber is an official partner with Google and will help get your business found by more customers on Google Searches!

 

View the video & understand how important it is to get your business listed on Google!

Check our Calendar of Events for upcoming FREE seminars designed to help you get listed on Google.  Claim your business name, get verified and get your information updated through a few simple steps and we will help you understand how.

We have partnered with Google experts who will help show you how to update your profile and ensure you get the business you deserve.  We are scheduling free training sessions in every part of San Diego County East County.  Join us for a great FREE workshop.

The San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce is an official Google partner and will help you get your business online and found more easily.

Free videos about the new Get your business online program are here:

First – Get Your Business Found on Google

Second – Monitor your results with Google Analytics and Webmaster Tools

Third – Update your website, make sure it is “responsive” and analyze your conversion rate

Check out our Regional Business Resource Center at our office location and online.  Our Chamber is here to help you start or grow your business.

“Start, Grow, & Thrive”

Use the Chamber’s wide range of professional business services for starting, changing, relocating, and/or growing a business.

  • Expert workshops and training
  • Business planning
  • Funding assistance
  • Permits, licensing, certification
  • Employment solutions
  • Web based and traditional marketing
  • Global business development
  • Financial assistance and planning
  • Public and private sector contracting
  • Entrepreneur Workshops
  • Industry Tours

Mandatory Compliance Posters

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All in one – Laminated Business Workplace Compliance Posters for Federal and State Regulations

Business Counseling & Workshops

Get business knowledge, help, support, and guidance with just about everything that makes a business succeed.  Our SCORE counselors will work with you in person and help you start or grow your business. There is a SCORE Counselor at the Chamber office every Tuesday to answer your questions.
Please contact Score to make an appointment by calling 619-557-7272

  • Free confidential one-on-one business counseling
  • Free legal and accounting counseling
  • Market research assistance
  • Entrepreneurial readiness assessment & Toolkit
  • New business feasibility analysis
  • Comprehensive entrepreneurial needs assessment
  • Business plan development
  • Annual goals review
  • Advertising consulting
  • Workshops
  • Sales Strategies
  • Media Buying Tips
  • Acquiring Funding
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • HR Support
  • Employer Solutions
  • Networking to Grow Your Business
  • QuickBooks
  • Choosing a Business Entity – Legal

Legal & Insurance

The Chamber has a number of Attorneys who are members and terrific Insurance Agents who can provide whatever you need to make your business thrive and remain secure.

New Feature! Employment Agencies, Career Technical Education, Job Seekers, Interns Available for Your Business.

Find Interns Here, Looking for interns for your business, the chamber has an easy solution to help you find the staff you need working with Workforce Partnership and Connect2Careers?  You can Apply as a student looking for an internship, or Hire or Sponsor an Intern.

The East County Career Center is a great place to get started if you are hiring or if you are looking for a job or staff.
They offer businesses up to 50% off payroll for hires for up to six months! (Must Qualify)

Temporary staffing agencies

Additional Business Resources

Local Community Chambers in San Diego East County

El Cajon, Lemon Grove, Rancho San Diego and Jamul are represented by the
East County Chamber of Commerce

Alpine/Mountain Empire

Borrego Springs

Julian

Lakeside

La Mesa

Poway

Ramona

Santee

Spring Valley

Additional Non-Profit Business Organizations in San Diego East County

East County Economic Development Corporation

East County Career Center

San Diego Association of Realtors

Pacific Southwest Association of Realtors

Suppliers

National Suppliers Listings – A national business supply portal connecting buyers and suppliers.
ECEDC Suppliers Listings – Local East County supplier listings on The “Connectory”. Find and support local San Diego and East County manufacturing businesses here.

Franchises

Franchise Handbook Online – A portal providing comprehensive Franchise information.

Entrepreneur Ventures

Entrepreneurs Advice – Innovation Works helps entrepreneurs, researchers, and small manufacturers to create new markets and change the world with their ideas and innovations.
Entrepreneurs Help (Edward Lowe Foundation) – A private foundation that conducts research, recognition, and educational programs, which are delivered through entrepreneur support organizations (ESOs).

US Government Data Resources

US Census Bureau County and City Data Book – Federal business data repository for the entire U.S.A., San Diego County, and San Diego city.

US Bureau of Labor Statistics – Federal labor statistics.

US Census Bureau – Federal census bureau information.