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2017 Burlingame Chamber Annual Meeting and Installation of Directors


Rich Gordon, Keynote speaker at 2017 Burlingame Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting.

When: January 13, 2017 at TBD

Where: Hyatt Regency SFO 1333 Bay Shore Highway

Keynote Speaker: Rich Gordon

Agenda PDF: Download here

See agenda, sponsors and more info below. This page will have ongoing updates untill the meeting.

About Rich Gordon – 2017 Keynote Speaker

Rich Gordon has spent his life in service to others first as a minister in the United Methodist Church and later in the nonprofit sector.  He spent twenty-four years in elected office. He served as a member of the California State Assembly serving as Chair of the Rules Committee for three different Speakers. He saw 70% of the legislative ideas he pursued signed into law specifically in the areas of the environment, election law and transparency, and water policy.

He also served for thirteen years on the San Mateo County Board of Supervisor, as a member of the San Mateo County Board of Education for five years and as a minister in the United Methodist Church. He was the founder and Executive Director of Youth and Family Assistance.

Assemblyman Gordon is a fourth-generation Californian – born and raised in San Mateo County graduating from high school in Orange County and the University of Southern California. He resides in an unincorporated neighborhood in Menlo Park with his husband, Dr. Dennis McShane. Assemblyman Gordon and Dr. McShane have been in a committed relationship since 1982 and were married on August 16, 2008.



Call to Order   ………………….….2017 Chair, Linda White


Introduction of City Council Members,

City Staff, Dignitaries and 2017 Board of Directors


2016 Chamber Highlights


Presentation: 2017 Chamber Focus


Greetings and Comments

City of Burlingame……………..…Mayor Ricardo Ortiz



Introduction of Rich Gordon…………..Linda White

Closing Remarks  ………………………………Linda White



Gold Sponsor

Recology of San Mateo County


Silver Sponsor

Boston Private Bank & Trust Company

Dewey Land Company


Table Sponsors

All Natural Stone                     Burlingame Community for Education

Burlingamer, LLC                     Carr, McClellan, Ingersoll, Thompson & Horn

DoubleTree Hotel SFO             Embassy Suites

Hyatt Regency SFO                  Marriott SFO

PG&E                                          Peninsula Health Care District

Putnam Mazda/Volvo              United Health Credit Union

The Westin SFO


Burlingame Chamber of Commerce 2017 Board of Directors


Chair                                                     Linda White

United Health Credit Union


Chair Elect                                          Mike McKee

Doubletree SFO  

Vice Chairs:

     Membership Development        Sarah Prescott

Recology of San Mateo County                       

     Business Advocacy                      Mike McKee

 DoubleTree Hotel


     Chamber Events                           Terry Allie

                                                                California Artists


     Secretary-Treasurer                   Kathy Lavezzo


Immediate Past Chair                     




 Fettah Aydin, Embassy Suites

Ross Bruce, AVR Realty

 Mark Jaffe, Colorprint

      Liz Jones, American Bull Bar & Grill

Irby E. Morvant, Hyatt Regency SFO

      Kendall Patton, Carr McClellan P.C.

Kent Putnam, Putnam Mazda/Volvo

Quynh N. Trinh, BCE

      Juan Vasquez, All Natural Stone

      Wyman C. Wong, Boston Private Bank & Trust Company

Marc Worrall, New England Lobster Company, Inc.



Georgette Naylor,  President / CEO

Carol Fanucchi,  Executive Assistant

     Wayne Wedgeworth, Director of Operations


Florence Bulatovich

memberfeb1jEaton & Associates

Burlingame CA 94010
Phone: (415) 400-7671
Visit Their Website Here

Eaton & Associates is a Bay Area-based IT company with almost three decades of experience. It started by providing hardware and consulting services (it even taught people how to use Macs). Now it offers IT services to government and nonprofit organizations alike. If you think that technology could improve your business, try Eaton & Associates.

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1190 Burnett Avenue, Suite F, Concord CA 94520 map here
Phone: (408) 440-7672
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High Definition Solar, Inc. is a Concord-based solar energy company. Working in the Bay Area, it’s one of the few companies that brings residential solar and roofing together. If you’re a homeowner who wants to go green and save on electricity, you should consider calling a solar expert from the company.

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The Burlingame Chamber Annual Meeting will be on January 8, 2016! Join us for our Annual Meeting, Luncheon and Installation of the Burlingame Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, the premier business event in the county kicking off the New Year.

Our esteemed keynote speaker is David F. Demarest, Vice President of Public Affairs at Stanford University. The event will be held at Embassy Suites Hotel in Burlingame, with an 11:30am Reception and 12:00pm Lunch. For more information download our 2016 Annual Meeting Flyer. We also have sponsorship opportunities! If want to get your business out in front of the Bay Area business community, call 650-344-1735.

A big thank you to all of our sponsors! 

Platinum Sponsor
Mills-Peninsula Health Services (

Gold Sponsor
H&Q AP (
Recology of San Mateo County (

Silver Sponsor
Boston Private Bank & Trust Company (

Table Sponsors
All Natural Stone (
Burlingame Community for Education (
The Burlingamer (
Carr, McClellan, Ingersoll, Thompson & Horn (
DoubleTree Hotel (
Embassy Suites (
Hyatt Regency SFO (
LFS Asset Management (
Marriott SFO (
Pacific Gas & Electric Company (
Peninsula Health Care District (
Putnam Mazda/Volvo (
United Health Credit Union (

Member Sponsors
All American Self Storage (
Anza Parking (

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We hope you will be able to join the “Thank Goodness It’s Wednesday” Business Networking International Chapter on Tuesday, December 15th for their Ho-Ho-Holiday Networking Mixer! Please RSVP here, as their events tend to fill to capacity. Make sure to bring plenty of business cards to exchange with other local professionals!

wellsfargoWells Fargo Bank on Burlingame Avenue 
1435 Burlingame Ave, Burlingame, CA, 94010 map here
Phone: 650-342-0864
Visit Their Website Here
Wells Fargo Bank has a history that began in the Gold Rush. With over 160 years of experience in banking that began in San Francisco, Wells Fargo is a California institution. Loyal customers rave about the Burlingame branch’s helpful staff who deliver five star service. If you are in the market for a new bank then Wells Fargo on Burlingame Avenue is one to consider!

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