|Vista Chamber Updates
Become Frontline Friendly Certified The Vista Chamber of Commerce is excited to be the first chamber to partner with Frontline Careers (FLC). As an official Frontline Friendly SM partner, all Vista Chamber members get a discount on the cost of their assessment, and companies that earn certification receive additional benefits from both FLC and the Vista Chamber.
Together, let’s highlight the many outstanding Frontline Friendly SM businesses we have right here in Vista!
Learn more about the event here.2023 State of the Community Luncheon
The 2023 State of the Community Luncheon took place last Monday, January 23rd.
Pictured above are Steve Dietlin, Tri-City Medical Center CEO; Dr. Carl Kemnitz, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at CSUSM; John Franklin, City of Vista Mayor; and Rachel Beld, Vista Chamber of Commerce CEO.
Velocity, Vista Chamber Podcast
For this informative episode, Rachel sits down with CEO Julie Wootton and HR Lead Traci Hagan from San Diego Human Resources Consulting to discuss new laws that every employer needs on their radar in 2023.
Listen to the episode here.
Vista Gardens Memory Care Ribbon Cutting
Last Thursday we celebrated Vista Gardens Memory Care with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.
Vista Gardens Memory Care was recently acquired into the Bayshire Senior Communities family. Learn more about Vista Gardens here.
Vista High School Futures Fair
Vista High School is having its College & Career Futures Fair on March 2nd, 2023 from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM on campus. This is a great opportunity to get in front of all of our 2,000 students. Colleges, career speakers, employers, businesses, and organizations are welcome to attend.
Register and find more information here.
Vista Chamber Events
Government Affairs Committee Meeting February 2
Join us at our Government Affairs Committee Meeting for a meet & greet with Interim Vista Sheriff Captain John Boyce.
We will also hear updates from our representatives from Federal, State, County, and City government. RSVP
Business Mixer -February 8
Join us for our February ‘We Love Our Members’ Business Mixer. No entry fee for Vista Chamber Members. Please RSVP to help us plan!
Catch up with fellow Vista Chamber Members and meet professionals from all over North County to make new connections.
Bring a raffle prize ($30 min. value) and speak about your business/organization while choosing the winner! (Only open to members) RSVP
Lunch Mob – February 22
Don’t pack your lunch this day, join us at Chick-fil-A for Lunch Mob!
Enjoy their delicious food while you catch up with other professionals in the community and make new connections. Don’t forget to bring your business cards! RSVP
Member Orientation -February 2
If you are new to the Chamber, or the new point of contact for your company, this reception is to welcome you and your associates!
We will help you to maximize your membership, have some fun, meet the staff and established members! Bring your business cards! RSVP
OYP Volunteer At Food Bank With Vista Chamber – February 25
Join the Oceanside Young Professionals & Vista Chamber of Commerce for Volunteering at The North County Food Bank! Get involved and help out your community while making some great connections with other local business and community members.RSVP
Vista Chamber Velocity Internship Program
Applications are now open for businesses and students to participate in the Vista Chamber’s Velocity Internship Program.This program seeks to partner incoming Vista high school seniors, Class of 2024, with Vista companies based on the student’s interests. Find more information about how to participate here.
Vista Sheriff’s Station Coffee With The Community
Coffee with the Community gives the public a chance to chat with the Station’s command staff, deputies, Crime Prevention Specialist and Senior Volunteers in a casual setting and exchange ideas and concerns over a cup of coffee. Learn more about the event here
San Diego Gives Non-Profit Registration
Early registration for San Diego Gives opens February 1st. San Diego Gives was formed to shine a light on the tremendous work of local nonprofits throughout San Diego County. Learn more and register here.
Natural Gas Prices At Historic High
Natural gas prices are at a historic high and winter bills could soar due to extraordinary market conditions nationally. SDG&E has programs and services to help mitigate these increases. Learn more here.
Vista Farmers Market
When: Every Saturday of the month | 8:00am – 12:00pm
Where: Vista Courthouse | 325 S Melrose Dr. Ste. 300
Vista Makers Market & Bar Hop
When: Saturday, February 11 | 1:00pm – 6:00pm
Where: Vista Courthouse | 325 S Melrose Dr. Ste. 300
Lights, Camera, Murder
When: Saturday, February 11 | 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Where: 1617 Mission Ave, Oceanside
Come dressed as your favorite Hollywood actor, singer, or director from any era. You will walk the red carpet and our very own paparazzi will take your picture upon arrival.
Sleep in Heavenly Peace – Bed Building Event
When: Saturday, February 18 | 9:00am – 1:00pm
Where: North Coast Church | 2405 N. Santa Fe
Timeless Love a Bridal Expo
When: Saturday, February 18 | 12:00pm – 4:00pm
Where: The Vistonian | 306 S Santa Fe Ave.
Cristal Martinez – Closing Reception
When: Saturday, February 18 | 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: Backfence Society | 110 S Citrus Ave, Suite F
Self-Care Sunday – Tea, Treats, and Soaks
When: Sunday, February 19 | 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Where: Bliss Tea & Treats | 301 Mission Avenue #101A, Oceanside
|Vista Chamber of Commerce | 170 Eucalyptus Ave., Ste. 115, Vista, CA 92084