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The Torrance Area Chamber prides itself in taking action on issues that matter, in ways that matter. That’s why the TACC is the Take Action Chamber of Commerce. Discover how the TACC is supporting the South Bay business community, creating opportunities, and moving mountains.

Official Blog

The Torrance Area Chamber prides itself in taking action on issues that matter, in ways that matter. That’s why the TACC is the Take Action Chamber of Commerce. Discover how the TACC is supporting the South Bay business community, creating opportunities, and moving mountains.

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Sue Moylan – Leadership Torrance Class of  2005

Sue Moylan – Leadership Torrance Class of 2005

Leadership Torrance Class of  2005 Sue Moylan Marketing Consultant / President Crest Marketing, Inc. Where were you in your career right before joining Leadership Torrance? I was working in Market Representation at Lexus when an opportunity arose to leave the...

Out & About with Donna// Donna Visits ICAN

Out & About with Donna// Donna Visits ICAN

I recently had the opportunity to visit ICAN, California Abilities Network.  Greeted by Lindsey Stone, Director of Programs and Services, I quickly became inspired through her passion and enthusiasm. ICAN is a nonprofit organization that has been serving the community...

Message from the 2021-2022 Chair of the Board

Message from the 2021-2022 Chair of the Board

Dear Chamber members, The Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce begins it’s 108th year at a time filled with hope and opportunity for our local business community.  The COVID-19 pandemic has been extremely difficult, particularly for our small businesses. As vaccine...

Barbara Graham – Leadership Torrance Class of 2006

Barbara Graham – Leadership Torrance Class of 2006

Leadership Torrance Class of 2006 Barbara Graham Community Relations Manager Torrance Refining Company LLC   Where were you in your career right before joining Leadership Torrance? I was a new California resident having just relocated from the Northern Virginia...

 Out & About

      With President & CEO Donna Duperron

Out & About with Donna//  Donna Visits Fort MacArthur in San Pedro

Out & About with Donna// Donna Visits Fort MacArthur in San Pedro

Over the course of the past four years, I have written articles about participating as an Honorary Commander with the Los Angeles Air Force Base. The mission of the Honorary Commanders Program is twofold; one, to educate key community leaders about a unit’s mission...

Out & About with Donna//Donna Visits Fantastic Sams

Out & About with Donna//Donna Visits Fantastic Sams

This past year has been challenging for business, particularly small business owners.  Last Friday I had the opportunity to tour Fantastic Sams and talk with owner Tania Rios.  Rios bought the business on January 20, 2020 and within two months they were closed due to...

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Advocacy in Action

Duperron Testifies on Two Pieces of Legislation

This past Thursday, Donna Duperron, President & CEO, testified at hearings on AB61 (Gabriel) Business Pandemic Relief and AB650 (Muratsuchi) Health Care Workers Recognition and Retention Act. Although the hearings were held in Sacramento, Duperron was able to...

Congresswoman Waters to Engage Small Business Chamber Members

Congresswoman Waters to Engage Small Business Chamber Members

Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, will host a webinar on Wednesday, October 14th at 11:30 a.m. The webinar will navigate small businesses through the emergency Covid-19 legislation congress passed last spring. ...

Duperron, Swanson and Butzine Discuss Public Health Councils

This past Friday, Donna Duperron, President & CEO, Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce; Elise Swanson, President & CEO, San Pedro Chamber of Commerce and Heidi Butzine, President & CEO, Lomita Chamber of Commerce met  with Los Angeles County Supervisor...

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