Surgeon, biz icon & movers at Breakfast

Dr. Rishi Garg  of Congress Orthopaedics captivated the 45 attendees at the May 21 Networking Breakfast with his talk on sports injuries and medicine, even demonstrating how he diagnoses shoulder injuries on a volunteer from the audience. Barry I. Shafer of Elite Motion Physical Therapy shared the feature presentation, discussing the benefits of physical therapy. Also at…

Quach's City finances fascinating

Discussing city finances at 8:00 in the morning is a challenge to hold the attention of your audience, but the City of Arcadia‘s Administrative Services Director, Hue Quach, did just that. Quach’s presentation Thursday, May 7, 2015, at the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce’s monthly Government Affairs Forum sponsored by Keystone 365 Sponsor Singpoli in the Chamber’s conference room…

Wells Fargo stages successful event

Wells Fargo and branch manager Walter Wodtke delivered a terrific experience for 85 attendees at Thursday’s (May 7, 2015) Arcadia Chamber of Commerce ribbon-cutting and business mixer, including many Chamber Ambassadors, board members and staff, as well as Wells Fargo executives. The already colorful lobby was further adorned with balloons and other decorations by Wodtke’s…

Chamber hangout at pancake breakfast

Once again just about every Arcadia influencer was seen at the annual Arcadia Firefighters Association Pancake Breakfast the morning of Saturday, May 2 outside of Station 106 on Baldwin Avenue next to Westfield Santa Anita. Most current and former Mayors, City Council members, and city officials, stopped by the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce booth to say hello,…

Mixer fit for a Prince

Under the banner of Santa Anita Gardens, Sandi McQuilkin and Grace Boyd have been producing catered parties and events from their base in Arcadia (1200 S. Santa Anita Avenue) for 28 years, everything from mystery dinners, weddings, quincineras and City of Arcadia events such as the Mayor’s breakfast and City Council reorganzation reception to the…