The Escondido Chamber of Commerce has announced new committee chairmen.
Tom Stamos has been appointed to chair the Government Affairs Committee.
This committee works to create and sustain a favorable business environment in which all businesses can grow and prosper through the monitoring of legislation and influencing of governmental decisions on behalf of the interests of our members. This committee provides a basis for the Chamber to act on local, state, and federal governmental issues and evaluate political candidates.
Stamos is a broker associate with eXp Realty.
Matt Pound, general manager of Escondido Materials, has been appointed chairman of the Economic Development Committee.
The committee works to assist, retain and grow existing businesses in Escondido while striving to attract new businesses and ventures with the focus on positive economic impacts and job creation for our citizens. It also focuses on the local and regional economy including projects and policies that impact the city’s ability to thrive, grow and prosper.
For more information on these committees, contact the Chamber at 760-745-2125.