www.SanTanSun.com Commerce at Aloha Yoga and Hula at its ribbon cutting from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at 4939 W. Ray Rd., Chandler. There will be light refreshments. The Chandler Chamber of Commerce and Bahama Bucks invite the public to attend its ribbon cutting. There will be light refreshments at this event from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21, at Bahama Bucks, 4040 S. Arizona Ave., Suite 23, Chandler. Better Homes and Garden Real Estate Move Time will hold its ribbon cutting 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 1860 S. Alma School Rd., Suite A1, Chandler. There will be light refreshments offered for the celebration. D’Antonio’s Day Spa and Ink LLC is
Business holding its ribbon cutting 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, at its location at 2040 S. Alma School Rd., Suite 22, Chandler. Enjoy light refreshments. Join the chamber for the ribbon cutting and open house at IntraEdge, 660 W. Chandler Blvd., Chandler, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24. San Tan Chiropractic is celebrating its ribbon cutting 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, at 1900 W. Germann Rd., Suite 16, Chandler. From 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, EnVie Fitness will hosts its ribbon cutting with refreshments for the public. EnVie Fitness, 1949 W. Ray Rd., Suite 33, Chandler.
Free Small Business Counseling The counseling by experienced business counselors is free and open to the public. The advice, knowledge and insight help individuals start or grow their businesses. The counseling, which is availableMondays and Tuesdays, is by appointment only at the chamber, through the Maricopa Community Colleges’ Arizona Small Business Development Center network. Make an appointment by contacting the chamber.
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Chamber announces Chandler 100 The Chandler Chamber of Commerce honored the top 100 companies in Chandler, at The State of the Business Community featuring the Chandler 100, Tuesday, Oct. 14. This year’s festivities began with a cocktail reception in the foyer of Chandler Center for the Arts as Chandler Symphony harpist Pam Hahn entertained more than 200 people in attendance. Chandler Mayor Jay Tibshraeny opened the ceremony with a bright forecast of the local business community. Then chamber board president Dan Kush with Nokia, chamber CEO/president Terri Kimble and Tibshraeny brought the stakeholder businesses on stage and presented them with a handcrafted vase from di Sciacca. The evening included videos featuring proﬁles of several remarkable Chandler businesses produced by J2 Media. Kimble says, “It is our privilege to honor our top 100 employers and thank them for investing in Chandler.” The 2014 Chandler 100 are: 1 Intel Corp. 2 Chandler Uniﬁed School District 3 Chandler Fashion Center 4 Gila River Gaming Enterprises 5 Bank of America 6 Chandler Regional Medical Center 7 Kyrene School District 8 Wells Fargo 9 PayPal 10 City of Chandler 11 Verizon Wireless: Southwest Region Headquarters and Customer Service Center 12 Freescale Semiconductor 13 Tempe Union High School 14 Orbital Sciences Corp. 15 Chandler-Gilbert Community College 16 Microchip Technology Inc. 17 Education Management Corp. 18 Bashas’ Corp. 19 Infusionsoft 20 Chandler Education Association 21 Phoenix Premium Outlets 22 Avnet Inc. 23 Earnhardt Ford Sales Co. 24 Safelite AutoGlass 25 Comfort Systems-USA Southwest 26 Toyota Financial Services 27 Pearson 28 Arizona Nutritional Supplements 29 QBE North America 30 Southwest Gas Corp. 31 Salt River Project 32 GM IT Innovation Center 33 Nationstar Mortgage 34 Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa 35 Origami Owl 36 Isagenix International
37 Healthways-Chandler Campus 38 Amkor Technology Inc. 39 AIT - Advanced Integration Technologies 40 Rogers Corp. 41 Walmart Supercenter No. 3360 41 Walmart Supercenter No. 2671 42 Crafco Inc. 43 Erickson Construction 44 Peoples Mortgage 45 ClearCall Solutions 46 Arizona State University 47 Paciﬁc Scientiﬁc Energetic Materials 48 Walmart Supercenter No. 1512 49 Hensley Beverage Co. 50 GM Financial Services 51 OnTrac 52 Brycon Construction 53 Classy Closets Inc. 54 Kovach Building Enclosures 55 Oasis Behavioral Health 56 Ports America 57 TruWest Credit Union 58 Big Two Toyota Scion of Chandler 59 CDW 60 Hanjin Shipping Co. 61 Isola USA Corp. 62 Kaiser Aluminum ALEXCO 63 Valley Protective Services 64 Layne Christensen Co. Inc. 65 Costco 66 Desert Cove Nursing Center 67 Penske Automotive Group Lexus of Chandler 69 Cox Communications 70 Sound Packaging LLC 71 Creative Leather 72 Crowne Plaza San Marcos Golf Resort 75 Marvell Semiconductor Inc. 76 Pentagon Technologies 77 Primavera Online High and Middle schools 78 South Bay Circuits Inc. 79 Thorobred Chevrolet 80 Western States Flooring Inc. 81 Chandler Gilbert ARC 82 Assistance League of East Valley 83 Gold Canyon International LLC 84 Cable Solutions LLC 85 JPMorgan Chase & Co. 86 Garmin 87 Mediware 88 Sam’s Club No. 4927 88 Sam’s Club No. 6213 89 Tokyo Electron Arizona LLC 90 Chandler Health Care Center 91 Ironwood Cancer and Research Center 92 Bonded Logic Inc. 93 Insys Therapeutics Inc. 94 Maax Spas Industries Corp. 95 MomDoc 96 Phacil
97 Precision Air & Heating Inc. 98 UFP Chandler LLC, a Universal Forest Products Company 99 United Fibers 100 Cintas Corp. In conjunction with the City of Chandler’s Economic Development Department, the chamber researched hundreds of companies for several months and ranked the businesses based on the following: Physical presence in Chandler and or infrastructure; number of employees in Chandler (at least 100 employees); number of employees in
Arizona; and being a stakeholder in the community. The Chandler Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to promoting regional economic growth, advancing business-friendly public policies and servicing our members through outstanding programs, beneﬁts and services. The chamber represents more than 1,200 businesses with more than 100,000 employees. The Chandler Chamber is the third-largest chamber in Arizona. For more information visit http:// chandlerchamber.com/, call the Chandler Chamber of Commerce at (480) 963-4571 or email email@example.com.