Chamber Notes


The Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce is an association of businesses and individuals organized to encourage a strong local economy and quality of life by promoting and advancing the community, civic, cultural and educational development of the Canyon Lake area while providing a valuable forum for issues affecting local commerce and the general well-being of the community.

To join the chamber or for more information, contact Executive Director Alison Burrafato at 951-244-6124.


The 7th annual Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce Oktoberfest will be held on Saturday, Sept. 30, from 5 to 9 p.m. in the Towne Center parking lot.

Parade of Frights

The chamber’s community-wide Parade of Frights will be held on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Towne Center.

Chamber Board

The 2017 Chamber Board of Directors are: President Jim Randle, Secretary Debby Gagnon, Treasurer Jennie Ehrenkranz, Directors Dolores Badillo, Mike Irvin, Jeanne O’Dell, Matthew Svendsen, Ria Riley and Barry Walker.


The chamber will celebrate the grand opening of JBL Insurance with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, July 27, at 5:30 p.m. at 31682 Railroad Canyon Rd. JBL Insurance represents over 150 Insurance carriers and offers DMV services including car and boat registration, title transfers and renewals. Owner Rich Zerecero says “Ultimately, we want to be our clients one stop shop, offering everything AAA offers with the exception of travel.”

Toastmasters Club

The Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce Toastmasters Club meets every Tuesday from 12:05 to 1:05 p.m. in the Council Chamber at city hall. The group works on public speaking and leadership skills.

For more information, contact Maureen Smith at 951-566-7185.