April 8, 2014 > Fremont Chamber hosts State of the City address
Fremont Chamber hosts State of the City address
Submitted By Aaron Goldsmith
Over 350 business leaders, community representatives, elected officials and City of Fremont employees gathered at the Marriott Fremont Silicon Valley on March 28, for the Fremont Chamber of CommerceÕs Annual State of the City Address featuring Mayor Bill Harrison.
ÒThe turnout today was fantastic,Ó said Chamber CEO Cindy Bonior. ÒWe were thrilled to see so many of our members, leaders in the business community and representatives of the City family in attendance to celebrate another successful year in Fremont.Ó
At the event, the Chamber honored its volunteers and Board while swearing in the new Board for 2014-2015. Mayor Harrison delivered the keynote address highlighting the progress the City of Fremont has made to encourage and promote a positive business environment. The Mayor stressed the CityÕs positive relationship with the Chamber and partnership on key initiatives.
ÒFremontÕs future is looking bright,Ó said Mayor Harrison. ÒWe value the work we do with the Chamber and we look forward to collaborating with them to accomplish even more in the future.Ó
The Mayor capped his presentation with the unveiling of a new promotional video Ð ÒThink Fremont. Think Silicon Valley.Ó The video highlights promising civic projects spearheaded by the City of Fremont and celebrates the growing number of thriving high-tech companies and advanced manufacturing firms in the city. The video will be available on the CityÕs business website Ð www.thinksiliconvalley.com.