According to the EPA's ENERGY STAR® program, U.S. small businesses together spend a whopping $60 billion on energy each year. A survey conducted by the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) found that energy costs are a top three business expense for more than one-third of the nation's small businesses.
But small businesses also have significant energy savings potential. Depending on the building and business type, small businesses can reduce their energy without sacrificing service or comfort. Here are some ideas:
MV Chamber ambassador, John Rodriguez (iFinance Mortgage) briefly video interviewed fellow member Tricia Yee (The OC Local). Watch the video to learn more about Tricia's business and how to support her.
MV Chamber member, John Rodriguez (iFinance Mortgage) briefly video interviewed fellow member Bruce Hardy (Hardy Party Rentals). Watch the video to learn more about Bruce's business and how to support him.
The City of Mission Viejo and it's Council are always huge supporters of Mission Viejo Chamber of Commerce events. Representing the City, Mayor Pro Tem Wendy Bucknum and Councilman Greg Raths were in attendance at the Annual Holiday Party. Please enjoy this video featuring Councilman Raths and MV Chamber member, Saeedah Rad.
What an exciting time had by all as MVCC members, their families, and the community gathered for the Annual Holiday Party on December 8th! Please enjoy the video produced by Jennifer @valcmakeup capturing the highlights of the event!
We have so many amazing events coming up next year, including our inaugural Car Show and Women in Business Awards Luncheon/Fashion Show. All of our events provide excellent networking opportunities!
If you are a business owner or represent a local business, NOW is the time to join the MVCC as we are ready to sail into 2022 with a positive attitude, readiness to grow our businesses and desire to promote one another. Click here to join us. Let's go!
Smart Cups: How the company behind 'the world's first printed beverage' aims to help the environment
Exciting to see MVCC member, Smart Cups, featured on ABC7 Eyewitness News. Smart Cups, a technology company and new-age drink manufacturer, has a plan to disrupt the future of beverage manufacturing and delivery. "Smart Cups eliminates the need to transport liquid," said the company's founder and CEO, Chris Kanik.
Click here to watch the ABC7 News feature video. Go Smart Cups!