Doing Business in Irvine

Making the decision to expand your business into another market—whether across town or across the globe—is a big decision. The Irvine Gateway Soft-Landing Program is equipped to facilitate your expansion to Irvine. We have subject matter experts and companies that are available to provide at least one to two hours of pro-bono consultancy time to help you with the top-line issues essential to a seamless expansion.

Be a part of Irvine's robust economy and the imagination and determination that fuels our innovation ecosystem. Be a part of the 5th largest economy in the world—California.

Our subject-matter experts and companies are available to help you navigate entering a new market. You can count on at least one to two hours of pro-bono consultancy time to help you with the top-line issues essential to a seamless expansion.

With a presence in Irvine, you can leverage the opportunities and diversity of Southern California and what is tracked to be the 4th largest economy in the world — California.

Introducing all that Irvine has to offer

The Greater Irvine Chamber invites you to benefit from the strength of Irvine’s economy; our innovative business sectors, the imagination, and the determination of our people fuel our innovation ecosystem.

Making expansion to Irvine a gateway to success

In collaboration with an impressive network of public and private companies and organizations, the Greater Irvine Chamber is ready to offer qualified companies a resource-rich package of decision-making incentives and transition benefits.

We are prepared to assist you in your exploration and evaluation by arranging:

  • Temporary office space - complimentary or at a reduced rental rate
  • Administrative office support services
  • Affordable, long-term stay hotel accommodations

We are prepared to connect you with complimentary customized consultation, assistance, and expertise:

  • Communications & Technology
  • Trade & Investment
  • Taxes
  • VISAs
  • Legal
  • Human Resources
  • Payroll, Benefits, Healthcare
  • Transportation
  • Logistics
  • Regulatory
  • Utilities
  • City & County Permits & Processes
  • Angel & Venture Capital Networks
  • Talent Attraction & Workforce Development
  • College & University Connections
  • Research & Development
  • Reimbursement & Payor Landscape
  • Foreign Country Consulate & Trade Introductions
  • CRO & CMO contacts
  • Partner & Customer Acquisition Assistance
  • Banking
  • HUB or Co-Work Options
  • Commercial Real Estate Assistance • Hospitals
  • Lab Spa

We are prepared to provide you complimentary customized data and reports:

  • Labor Costs
  • Competitive Labor, Wage & Salary Reports
  • Irvine, Orange County & California Economic Profiles & Forecasts
  • Residential Housing & Commercial Real Estate
  • Education
  • Sector Market Reports
  • Environmental Regulations
  • Infrastructure Plans & Investment

We are proud to extend to you the benefits of our Chamber networks and collaborations:

  • How to Do Business in Southern California
  • Transitional Family Support
  • CA Driver’s License Assistance
  • Multiple Languages & Translation
  • CEO Network
  • Global Company Support Network
  • Business Councils
  • International-American Chamber Coalition
  • Industry Sector Support
  • Introductions to Schools & Neighborhoods
  • Housing Options & Real Estate Assistance

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