The Benicia Chamber of Commerce is a group of business professonals who've come together and formed an organization…More who's goal is to promote business for a better Benicia. The Chamber of Commerce building helps anchor the downtown with its prominent position at the corner of First and West F Streets.
The Chamber of Commerce works tirelessly to improve business conditions thereby making Benicia a destination for new and relocating businesses as well as a safe harbor for those businesses that are already here.
Baskin Robbins 191 Military E, Benicia, CA94510 If location is key, then it's hard to beat an ice cream store at the main intersection of a family-oriented town like…More Benicia. Local residents John and Maria Teresa Matthews are so involved in the community that their store was the Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year a few years back. And rather than settle for the expected 31 flavors, they often stock as many as 36.
Magic Hands Healing Center 555 1st St, Benicia, CA94510 This center, devoted to body, mind and soul healing, is composed of a group of independent massage therapists and a…More licensed acupuncturist. Services offered include massage, bodywork acupuncture, traditional Chinese herbal medicine, somatic therapies, healing energy work and nutrition. As the staff say, "simple relief of stress alone can improve not only your state of mind, but your vitality and physical health." This center belongs to the Benicia Chamber of Commerce and the Lotus Flower logo symbolizes peace and healing.
Umpqua Bank 1395 E 2nd St, Benicia, CA94510 Umpqua originated in Oregon in 1953, spread to California in 2004 and acquired Solano Bank in 2007, taking over this…More branch. Its commitment to Benicia is exemplified by the receptions it holds every couple months when it exhibits a different local artist on its walls. Large pots of flowers outside add to the colorful ambiance. Umpqua Bank was named 2009 Business of the Year by the Benicia Chamber of Commerce, which perhaps helps explain the boast on the wall behind the four-teller windows that reads: "Welcome to the World's Greatest Bank."
Pups 'n' Purrz 422 1st St, Benicia, CA94510 Pups 'n' Purrz, located in Historic Downtown Benicia, opened in 2010. James Long, the new owner since 2013, has three…More years experience in the pet industry, as well as over 20 years in the retail business. James worked with the previous owner for over a year prior to taking over the business.
James is proud to offer only the highest quality, nutritious foods and treats for your favorite dogs and cats. Organic and gluten-free lines of food and treats, decorated cookies and special treats on your pet’s birthday are also offered.
James is active in local pet adoptions offering dog and cat adoptions at the store on a regular basis. He is also a member of the Chamber of Commerce and active in the Downtown Benicia Alliance. James shares his home in Benicia with his wife and their three rescued Chihuahuas.