Published October 30, 2003


Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce            

The Pleasanton Business Expo will be held on Thursday, October 30th from 4 until 8 pm at CarrAmerica Conference Center. CarrAmerica is located at 4400 Rosewood Drive in Pleasanton, across from Wal-Mart in the Hacienda Business Park. 

Event Highlights
This is the largest tradeshow in the Tri-Valley and will bring together local businesses and others from the community for an evening of networking. Last year, over 300 people attended the Business Expo. This year the Pleasanton Chamber is expecting over 75 exhibitors and 400+ attendees. This year at Pleasanton Business Expo also marks the return of the popular "CEO Roundtable" and the new "B2B Boulevard" 

CEO Roundtable
The CEO Roundtable will begin promptly at 5 pm in the auditorium and will be moderated by Pleasanton City Manager, Deborah McKeehan.  Participating CEOs include: Dr. Michael Hunkapiller, Applied Biosystems; Steve Tanner, Tanner Companies, LLC; Curt Anderson, Compass Product Design; and Craig Van Selow, Mt. Diablo National Bank. Every attendee of the CEO Roundtable is eligible to participate in a grand prize drawing: a weekend of travel and dining in the Tri-Valley. 

B2B Boulevard
The Business 2 Business Boulevard includes street signs that will guide attendees down the "boulevard" to the room where representatives from key companies and organizations will be providing information on their methods and procedures for purchasing goods and services.  The City of Pleasanton will be participating along with the Pleasanton Unified School District and the Alameda County Fair Association.
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A wine glass and tote bag will be given to the first 250 attendees. Wine tasting is compliments of Garre Vineyards, Elliston Vineyards, and Stoney Ridge Winery. Hors d'oeuvres are compliments of local restaurants and caterers: McNamara's Steak and Chop House, Miraglia Catering, Bamboo Island, Sigi's Catering, Vic's All Star Kitchen, and Pleasanton Hotel.

Contact Information
Gina Hodges
Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce
777 Peters Avenue, Pleasanton, California 94566
(925) 846-5858 x201  phone     (925) 846-9697  fax     gina@pleasanton.org  e-mail     www.pleasanton.org  WWW

Hacienda Owners Association
4473 Willow Road, Suite 105, Pleasanton, California  94588-8570
(925) 734-6500  phone     (925) 734-6501  fax     info@hacienda.org  e-mail     www.hacienda.org    WWW