SOURCE

The Trusted Information Source for Brea’s Business Community

What is holding women back and what can be done about it?

The truth is, all organizations are better with gender balance throughout their leadership ranks. What lies on the other side of this issue when we have achieved gender equity, is that we will have created more profitable, efficient…

What is holding women back and what can be done about it?

By Lacy Schoen
Brea Chamber of Commerce

Saving California One House at a Time

By implementing pro-business solutions that prioritize housing affordability and economic dynamism, California can retain its appeal as a vibrant and inclusive state, ensuring a bright future for generations to come.

Saving California One House at a Time

By Adam Pryor
Brea Chamber of Commerce

Brick and Mortar Retail is Not Dying, It’s Evolving

In the fast-paced digital age, it is often claimed that brick and mortar retail is on the brink of extinction. However, a closer look at the data reveals a different story. Contrary to popular belief, physical stores continue to hold a crucial place in the retail market.

By Adam Pryor
Brea Chamber of Commerce

How Housing Development Impacts the Economy

Housing development is an important component of economic growth in the United States. The construction of new homes and apartments creates jobs, generates income, and contributes to economic activity.

How Housing Development Impacts the Economy

By Adam Pryor
Brea Chamber of Commerce

What Happens When Malls Fail to Redevelop?

During the Covid-19 shutdown in April 2020, like other businesses, malls were hit hard. Shopping malls were already seeing a decrease in in-store shopping before the pandemic due to e-commerce sites like Amazon, Wayfair, and eBay. Enter a global pandemic, and it would almost certainly create a recipe for failure-or so we thought. 

Broken, abandoned elevator located at Hawthorne Mall in Hawthorne, California.

By Kris Adler
Brea Chamber of Commerce

The Evolving Mall’s Impact on the Economy and Consumer Behavior

Welcome to the 1980s: There are Malls Everywhere! Shopping centers in America were first introduced in the early 1900s and developed with consumer interest in mind – a place for people to get their shopping…

By Kailey Gaffikin
Brea Chamber of Commerce

Why Development is Vital to the Future of a City

Why Development is Vital to the Future of a City In Orange County, residential development projects are proposed across California to address the state’s urgent need for accessible and affordable housing. As proposed developments reach…

New development in progress undergoing construction

By Kailey Gaffikin
Brea Chamber of Commerce

Brea Chamber Launches SOURCE

Welcome to Source, the trusted information source for the Brea business community. This new resource is just one of many new initiatives that the Brea Chamber of Commerce is launching to serve the business community,…

By Eric Padilla
Owner, Palatable Promotions
Chair of the Board, Brea Chamber of Commerce

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