Message from the Committee Chair
"The Economic Development Committee serves as a liaison to the community and a catalyst for developing new enterprise in San Diego North. I am honored to chair this committee and invite any prospective committee member to sit in on one of our meetings and see how they can get involved. No matter the industry, Economic Development is a necessity and all input is welcomed."
- Kenji Funahashi, Committee Chair
The San Diego North Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to sustaining and growing the region’s diverse businesscommunity and attracting new companies and economies to the area. Through the Economic Development Committee, the Chamber is able to stay at the forefront of economic development issues in the region.
The mission of the Economic Development Committee is to retain, grow and attract business of all sizes to San Diego North.
The support of small businesses, fortune 500 corporations,and every level in between makes the Economic Development Committee and the San Diego North Chamber a viable resource for all businesses already in the area, and companies looking to come to San Diego North.
Economic Development Committee guidelines can be found here.
Three main focus areas of the Economic Development Committee are:
Business Development - Identify and promote policies and programs that allow and encourage companies to invest in the region either through retention or expansion.
Workforce Development – Provide a regional workforce that is capable and competent through collaboration with business and academia.