Coordinator, Small Business Programs & Services Catalina Aldridge, 213.580.7590

Small Business

clientuploads/Council Icons/SmallBiz.pngSmall business powers L.A.'s economy. The Chamber is proud to serve small businesses through a variety of tailored and ongoing programs and services.


In addition, to our ongoing business and professional development programs, the Chamber offers special programs tailored to meet the needs of small and growing businesses.

Small Business Council

Brings together small business members to discuss common issues and help identify how the Chamber can develop innovative and value-driven programs to meet their needs.
Chair: Brandon Shamim, Beacon Management Group

Small Business Owners Roundtable

Discuss with peers how to set the stage for business growth and explore measurable tools to use in the process. To participate, you must be a Chamber member and the owner of a small business. This is a membership value opportunity so there's no cost to participate - just an investment of time and a personal commitment. Learn more.
Co-chairs: Paul Butler, Newleaf Training & Development, & Marcy Rye, Wire Media


10,000 Small Businesses is a $500 million initiative that will unlock the growth and job-creation potential of 10,000 small businesses across the United States through greater access to business education, mentors and networks, and financial capital. It is based on the broadly held view of leading experts that a combination of education, capital and support services best addresses the barriers to growth for small businesses. Learn more.