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Encouraging, developing and supporting Palo Alto’s economic vitality since 1910

As the area’s leading voice of business since 1910, the Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce speaks on issues of importance to local and global businesses. Our membership ranges from large Fortune 500 firms to small, family-owned businesses. They share a common understanding: protecting and improving the Palo Alto business climate is the key to our future economic prosperity. Global businesses chose to headquarter in Palo Alto because we are the home of Silicon Valley, we have the infrastructure necessary to begin, grow and manage your business.

A strong local economy provides premier business connections and exposure to companies, law firms, venture capital firms and service providers that represent millions of employees around the world.

With our members continued support, we can ensure that Palo Alto and the Silicon Valley remain the best choice for business and a great place to live, work, play and raise a family.


Congratulations to 2014 Tall Tree Honorees
Celebrated at the Tall Tree Event

Cathy Kroymann, Outstanding Citizen
Dennis Burns, Outstanding Professional
Sheraton-Westin Hotels - Palo Alto, Outstanding Business
Palo Alto Community Child Care, Outstanding Nonprofit

Thank you to our Sponsors of this Annual Event!

Leaders' Circle Members
City of Palo Alto
The Daily News
Garden Court Hotel
Hewlett-Packard Company
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Palo Alto Medical Foundation
Palo Alto Weekly
Stanford Hospital & Clinics
Stanford University

Oak Sponsors
Boston Private Bank & Trust Company
Burr Pilger Mayer, Inc.
Communications & Power Industries
FILM77 Studios
Lytton Gardens
Presidio Bank
TIBCO Software, Inc.
W.L. Butler Construction, Inc.
Wells Fargo Bank
Whole Foods Market

Redwood Sponsors
Crowne Plaza Cabana
Genencor International, Inc.
Loral Space and Communication
Santa Clara Valley Water District
Stanford Federal Credit Union
Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel
The Westin Palo Alto
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Event Sponsors
Chocolates by Fleming's Prime Steakouse & Wine Bar
Michaela's Flower Shop
Theodore H. Mock Photography 

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