Governor, CalChamber Chair, Kings Owner to Speak at Annual Sacramento Host Breakfast

HostBreakfastLogoCalifornia Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will be the featured speaker at the 90th Annual Sacramento Host Breakfast on May 28.

In keeping with tradition, California Chamber of Commerce 2015 Chair Joseph M. Otting, president and CEO of OneWest Bank N.A., will precede the Governor at the podium.

Also speaking will be Vivek Ranadivé, owner/chairman of the Sacramento Kings.

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.
Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.
Joseph M. Otting
Joseph M. Otting
Vivek Ranadivé
Vivek Ranadivé

Host Reception/Breakfast

The breakfast and a reception the evening before are co-sponsored by the CalChamber and the Sacramento Host Committee, made up of 30 Sacramento business leaders.

The Host Reception and Breakfast provide venues at which California’s top industry and government leaders can meet, socialize and discuss the contemporary issues facing businesses, the economy and government.

Leaders from business, agriculture, the administration, education, the military and legislators from throughout the state are invited to join the discussion.

Capitol Summit

On May 27, at the Capitol Summit preceding the reception, political insiders and CalChamber policy advocates will describe the impact of redistricting and primary election reforms on how public policies are developed.

CalChamber President and CEO Allan Zaremberg will moderate a discussion by political practitioners from both major parties:

• Rob Stutzman, founder and president of Stutzman Public Affairs, a Sacramento-based firm specializing in campaigns, communications and crisis management.

• Robin Swanson, principal, Swanson Communications, a strategic political communications firm.

Following the Summit lunch, former Assembly Republican Leader Mike Villines, Villines Group LLC, will moderate as CalChamber policy advocates provide updates on the status of the hottest major policy topics of concern to business.


Registration for the Capitol Summit, Host Reception and Host Breakfast is $60. Space is limited. The registration deadline is May 15.

For more information or to register, visit

Staff Contact: Danielle Fournier