Local Business Associations
Chamber of Commerce
The San Mateo Area Chamber of Commerce promotes business and the public interest through representation, advocacy
and sponsorship. The Chamber organizes and funds programs that support the economic, civic, cultural and educational excellence of the San Mateo area.
Downtown San Mateo Association (DSMA)
The Downtown San Mateo Association (DSMA) ensures a healthy and vibrant downtown community by promoting downtown businesses and building awareness about the downtown commercial area. Special events, marketing campaigns, advocacy and economic development are all areas of focus for the DSMA. The organization serves as a collective voice for the downtown business community and works collaboratively with organizations throughout the community to ensure the success of Downtown San Mateo.
San Mateo EDGE
The EDGE is an economic development and growth initiative in San Mateo that formed in 2010 to drive the sustained vitality of the business community located in the San Francisco Bay Area. It serves as a catalyst to accelerate the growth and the formation of businesses while fostering collaboration among all constituencies critical to ensuring a vital business community.