• The Sausalito Chamber of Commerce

    The Sausalito Chamber CONNECTS Sausalito businesses, residents, community organizations and visitors through the following:

     

    COMMUNICATION

    The Sausalito Chamber provides a communication link between local businesses, residents, the City of Sausalito and visitors, through our meetings and events, weekly e-newsletter, website and Facebook page. If you want to STAY CONNECTED with your community, please email chamber@sausalito.org to receive our weekly e-newsletter or visit www.sausalito.org for regular updates.

     

    INFORMATION & REFERRALS

    The Chamber of Commerce operates with a full time staff of two professionals, and a Board of Directors, comprising of volunteers from the Sausalito business community. We are pleased to have a team of part-time staff at the Downtown Visitor Kiosk with friendly faces, professional advice, information and referrals to local residents, businesses, as well as 2 million+ tourists visiting Sausalito every year. Volunteers staff the Ice House Historical Exhibit.


    PRINTED MATERIALS & RESOURCES

    The Chamber produces and prints 150,000 Sausalito Visitor Maps annually to promote and educate visitors and residents about the great activities, resources and services that Sausalito has to offer. We provide visitor maps in select hotels and the San Francisco Visitor Centers.
     

    COMMUNITY REPRESENTATION & ADVOCACY

    Chamber board members and staff meet regularly with City staff, City Council, and community leaders, to represent the interests and advocate on behalf of our members.  
     

    PROVIDING NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES & BUSINESS EDUCATION

    The Chamber holds Monthly Business Meetings, Mixers and Business Education programs in Sausalito and also participates in County Wide Mixers and Business Expos.

     


     

    The Sausalito Chamber of Commerce has been in operation since 1945. A non-profit business organization with more than 300 members, the Chamber has been an active force in the community, providing resources, leadership and networking opportunities for members. Our goal is to ensure a healthy economy as well as the character of our community, with respect for our fragile bayside environment and to always promote social equity. All of these factors must be in balance for business to thrive.

     

    MISSION STATEMENT:

    The Sausalito Chamber of Commerce Promotes, Represents & Supports Sausalito Businesses and Residents through Providing Referrals, Networking, Advertising & Marketing Opportunities.

     

    OBJECTIVE:

    To create a healthy, vibrant business community & make Sausalito a better place to live, work & play.

     

    CORE COMPETENCIES:

    • Strengthening the Local Economy  
    • Promoting and Connecting the Community  
    • Representing Business to Government
    • Providing Quality Networking Opportunities  
    • Political Action

     

    CORE VALUES:

    The Sausalito Chamber of Commerce values…

    • Our members
    • Honesty, integrity and openness
    • Teamwork
    • Taking action with ethics
    • Being a proactive voice for business
    • Establishing relationships which are important to the Sausalito business community

     

    ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

    The Sausalito Chamber of Commerce is proud of its many accomplishments, including the establishment and ongoing support of community events and forums, that support local businesses:

    • Monthly Business Exchange Meetings

    • Monthly Mixers

    • Buy Local Campaign

    • Annual Sausalito Art Festival

    • Annual Gingerbread Tour

    • Annual Concierge Tour

    • Business Leadership Breakfasts

    • Chamber Women's Alliance

    • Night Owl's