Chamber of Commerce Podcast
2018 Midterm Election Recap
An eventful Midterm Election was held Tuesday. Listen as our President/CEO Nathan Ahle and Vice-President of Government Affairs Nathan Alonzo breakdown the local 2018 midterm election results. Ahle and Alonzo dive into an analysis of the city council, state assembly and senate races, and Measure A and Measure P results. Measure P reaction: “The message now is one of reconciliation and one of bringing the community together and recognizing the need for some of these improvements but also...
Agricultural Update from Ryan Jacobsen
The Fresno Chamber is proud to have a strong long-standing partnership with the Fresno County Farm Bureau and to support the life blood of the Valley. Listen as our President/CEO Nathan Ahle and Ryan Jacobsen, CEO/Executive Director of the Fresno County Farm Bureau, speak about the what is going on in the world of ag, the annual Ag Awards (where Jacobsen will speak on the “State of Agriculture”), and the 2018 Agriculturalist of the Year, who Jacobsen knows very well. The Fresno County Farm...
“Servant Leadership” with Board Chair Moe Bagunu
This year the Fresno Chamber Board of Directors is led by Chairman Moe Bagunu, General Manager of Manchester Center. Listen as our Listen as our President/CEO Nathan Ahle and Chairman speak about Bagunu’s year as leader of the Chamber Board and his focus of “servant leadership.” “My focus this year was, from the get-go, servant leadership,” Bagunu said. “No. 1 we serve our members. No. 2 we serve our employees and staff. No. 3 we serve the community.” A special thanks to the team at One Putt...
Communicating the Chamber Story
The Chamber utilizes various avenues and platforms to communicate its story and highlight its members to the Fresno area community. Listen as our President/CEO Nathan Ahle and Communications Specialist Diana Giraldo breakdown the Chamber’s use of print publications, email campaigns, and digital platforms to disseminate the its message. Giraldo also goes in-depth into the Chamber’s Lunch and Learn series and the Junior Board program. Episode Highlights: - The Chamber is in the process of...
The Fresno Chamber announces it will not support Measure P, the tax measure on the November ballot designed to increase funding for parks and the arts across the community. Listen as the President/CEO Nathan Ahle and VP of Government Affairs Nathan Alonzo explain why the Chamber is opposed to the measure. We would like to give a special thanks to the team at One Putt Broadcasting for providing us with recording space and professional engineering.
Being a Member
Why should I be a Fresno Chamber member? Listen as our President/CEO Nathan Ahle and Membership Director Terry Graham breakdown the benefits and involvement opportunities of being a member of the Fresno Chamber. The next Coffee and Commerce, our early morning mixers, is August 7 at Dutch Bros. (Shaw and West) at 7 to 8 a.m. Take the opportunity to mix, mingle and have a cup of Dutch Bros' iconic coffee. We would like to give a special thanks to the team at One Putt Broadcasting for...
The Endorsement Process
Welcome to the inaugural Fresno Chamber of Commerce podcast. This bi-monthly podcast will be updating you about all things Fresno Chamber, from our involvement in to the area to our local business community. Every election cycle we get the same question – How does the Chamber choose who to endorse? Listen as our President/CEO Nathan Ahle and Vice-President of Government Affairs Nathan Alonzo break down the process and give a sneak peek about our Political Action Committee Casino Night...