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Pasadena-Based Jacobs Completes Merger Transaction with Australian Company

Pasadena-based Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced on Thursday that it has completed its merger transaction with Sinclair Knight Merz, a 6,900-person professional services firm headquartered in Australia, in accord with the previously announced terms. Jacobs purchased Sinclair for approximately AUS$1.3 billion in cash (approximately US $1.2 billion as of the date of this release). The ...

Pasadena’s Parsons Receives Platinum Ranking in ReNew Canada’s 2018 Top 100 Infrastructure Projects

Parsons, a Pasadena-based technology-driven engineering services firm with more than 70 years of experience in the engineering, construction, technical, and professional services industries, has received a platinum ranking in ReNew Canada’s 2018 Top 100 Infrastructure Projects report for the corporation’s work on 19 of Canada’s largest infrastructure projects based on cost. The 19 projects represent ...

Pasadena Pet Product Manufacturer Sleepypod Renews Educational Sponsorship of Animal Behavior College

Pasadena-based Sleepypod, which makes pet carriers, beds, car harnesses, and travel accessories, has renewed its commitment “to educating the next generation of dog trainers and veterinary assistants through renewed sponsorships.” Sleepypod pledged sponsorship of the Veterinary Assistant Program at Animal Behavior College (ABC) in Valencia. Sleepypod has been sponsoring scholars to the program administered by ...

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CPO Commerce Celebrates its 10-Year Anniversary

CPO, America’s leading online tool retailer, is proud to announce that it is celebrating its 10-year anniversary this month. CPO has experienced tremendous growth, adding over 100 respected power tool brands and shipping millions of customer orders since it was founded in 2004. CPO is known for its wide selection of leading brands in the ...

Pasadena’s Parsons Wins Design-Build Contract for Terminal One at Newark Airport

Parsons was recently awarded a design-build contract for the Terminal One Redevelopment Project at Newark Liberty International Airport by the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ). The work will be performed in a fully integrated joint venture of Tutor Perini/Parsons (TPP Team). The $1.41 billion project includes design and construction of a ...

Pasadena-Based Tech Company Playing Key Role in Mini Satellite Space Race

A Pasadena-based company that develops small radio occultation – or RO – satellites is playing a key role in what is becoming a new space race, one that features satellites that are roughly the size of a half-gallon milk carton and sprout antennas and solar panels. The satellites are able to measure conditions in the ...

Pasadena’s Miso Robotics Secures $10 Million in ‘Flippy’ Funding

Pasadena-based Miso Robotics, which recently unveiled and successfully tested its burger-flipping kitchen assistant “Flippy,” has secured $10 million in Series B financing led by Acacia Research Corporation. The strategic investors participating in this funding round include Levy, the industry-leading sports and entertainment hospitality company, OpenTable’s chief technology officer Joseph Essas, and founding investor Cali Group, ...

Pasadena Chamber of Commerce Adds New Member Benefit

The Pasadena Chamber of Commerce has partnered with new member ZipEdTech, to offer its members quality workforce online education/training. The Pasadena Chamber of Commerce will have its unique branded page where members can access relevant training for themselves, as the business owner and their employees. ZipEdTech has curated a vast library of online trainings that ...

ACCO Buys New Headquarters Building in Pasadena for $112 Million

ACCO Engineered Systems, which designs, fabricates, installs and maintains commercial and industrial HVAC, refrigeration, plumbing, process piping, and building automation systems, has acquired the former OneWest Bank headquarters building in Pasadena for a reported $112 million this week. The 235,000-square-foot, six-story property is at 888 E. Walnut Street. Sources familiar with the deal said ACCO ...


Monday, July 28, 2014
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Business Growth Workshop: How to Legally Hire, Discipline and Fire Employees

Are you hiring the right employee? Will you have liability for your discipline and termination decisions? These questions that plague most business owners and managers will be covered in a Business Workshop Presentation by Deborah Petito at University Club of Pasadena. Deborah Petito is a shareholder in the l..

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Event Location: University Club of Pasadena
Cost: $25.00

Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 11:30 a.m.

Pasadena Business and Economic Summit

Join Pasadena Chamber of Commerce for the fifth Pasadena Business and Economic Summit at the University Club. Speakers include Mayor Terry Tornek, Bill Allen CEO of the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation, Pasadena Economic Development Manager Eric Duyshart, Phil Hettema founder and CEO of The Hettem..

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Event Location: University Club of Pasadena
Cost: Call for details

Monday, December 01, 2014
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Shared Success Networking Group Monthly Mixer

Everyone is cordially invited to attend the Shared Success Networking Group monthly mixer held the first Monday of each month. Come be ready to mix, mingle, and network with other successful people in the Los Angeles and surrounding areas. The nominal fee will cover an array of tasty appetizers! AKA Bistro of..

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Event Location: a|k|a Bistro
Cost: $5.00

Tuesday, January 06, 2015
Time: 8:00 a.m.

ShopTalk Breakfast: The Art of Introductions with Gary Pia (CANCELLED)

Hate networking? Gary will present effective and easy ways to enhance one's business capital by increasing business contacts. A great topic to begin a new year! Enjoy a delicious breakfast, meet fellow Chamber Members, and a few prospective ones too! To RSVP email

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Event Location: Mike & Anne\'s Restaurant
Cost: $10.00 - $15.00

Thursday, February 15, 2018
Time: 5:00 p.m.

After Hours Social Mixer

This FUN after hours social mixer is held at various locations throughout Pasadena. Please contact Kelly at the Chamber office by phone at the number herein indicated or via email at for information...

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Event Location: The Hudson
Cost: Free/Members, $10.00/Non-members

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Chamber After-Hours Mixer

South Pasadena Chamber of Commerce will hold an After-Hours Mixer at Arroyo Outdoor. Meet fellow Chamber Members, and a few prospective ones too! To RSVP email

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Event Location: Arroyo Outdoor
Cost: Call for details

Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Mission Match Non-Profit Job Fair

Are you a non-profit? Are you hiring? Full or part-time? Register now! Find prospective employees interested in working with local non-profits. You can have free table space at Mission Match. Mission Match Job Fair is dedicated to helping non-profits in the Pasadena area find qualified and interested employee..

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Event Location: PCC Circadian Room
Cost: Call for details

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Time: TBA

Altadena Business Fair

Save the Date for the Altadena Business Fair! Co-Sponsored by the Altadena Chamber of Commerce and the Altadena Farmers' Market, the Business Fair will be an opportunity to share your business information with a new group of potential customers. For more information, please email

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Event Location: TBA
Cost: TBA

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