Leaders Circle:


  • Marin Independent Journal San Rafael

  • North Bay Biz Magazine San Rafael


  • Pacific Gas & Electric Co San Rafael


  • Marin Sanitary San Rafael

  • Toyota Marin San Rafael

  • Mercedes-Benz Marin San Rafael


  • Linbro Inc. San Rafael

  • Embassy Suites San Rafael


  • Kaiser Permanente San Rafael


  • Bank of Marin San Rafael

  • CPi Real Estate Management and Development San Rafael

  • MV Transportation San Rafael

  • California Film Institute San Rafael


  • Redwood Credit Union San Rafael


  • Marin General Hospital San Rafael

  • Whistlestop San Rafael



  • Autodesk San Rafael


  • BioMarin San Rafael


  • Comcast San Rafael

  • North Bay Business Journal San Rafael
  • Infiniti Marin San Rafael
  • Nissan Marin


  • Peacock Gap Golf Club San Rafael


  • Montecito Plaza San Rafael

  • San Rafael Pacifics Baseball Club

  • Seagate Properties San Rafael


  • Insite Networks San Rafael


  • San Francisco Chronicle San Rafael



  • Bank of America San Rafael


  • Marin Clean Energy San Rafael

  • Western Health Advantage San Rafael


  • Sutter Health Novato San Rafael


  • Eckhoff CPAs and Advisors San Rafael


  • San Rafael Airport LLC

News

Results Found: 41
Monday, August 29, 2016
Chamber SUPPORTED SB 734, which would provide streamlining benefits under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) for projects, also known as `leadership projects, which meet certain criteria was approved by the Governor. SB 734 encourages the expedited approval and construction of critical development and infrastructure projects while also ensuring that such projects meet robust ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Advocacy
Monday, August 08, 2016
American Ratings Corporation FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 7/12/16 (800) 738-1138 info@diamondcertified.org American Ratings Corporation Launches Nu-Designs Digital Novato, CA: American Ratings Corporation has acquired Sonoma County web development and marketing company Nu-Designs Digital. Nu-Designs has been serving local businesses for more than 20 years and has launched more than 1,000 websites. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, August 08, 2016
Expanded Role Includes Operational Oversight of the Wine Spectator Learning Center Rohnert Park, CA – The School of Business and Economics (SBE) at Sonoma State University (SSU) today announced the promotion of Ray Johnson from Director to Executive Director of the Wine Business Institute (WBI) , an education and research institute of SBE. In addition to current activities involving ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Wednesday, August 03, 2016
Latest Donation to Benefit Technology-Enabled, Globally Accessible Classrooms Rohnert Park, California - The Wine Business Institute (WBI) at Sonoma State University (SSU) today announced the latest round of financial support for the future Wine Spectator Learning Center from Republic National Distributing Company, a family-owned business and the second largest wholesale wine and spirits ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Monday, July 25, 2016
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Haden Ongaro joined the commercial real estate company Newmark Cornish & Carey in 2010. As an executive vice president with the firm, he manages the San Rafael and Santa Rosa offices. He is also an agent and this year celebrates his 30th anniversary in the real estate industry. If you had to live somewhere else where would it be? Lake Tahoe. I go up a lot and was there last weekend. What is ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, July 08, 2016
San Rafael, CA - Five local Canal students were accepted to participate in a prestigious National Youth Orchestra, an unprecedented initiative to create a unified platform for El Sistema-inspired programs throughout the United States. It will be held this summer at the Aspen Music Festival from June 24- June 29. Four of these students attend Davidson Middle School (Emerson Gonzalez, cello, Axel ...read more
Categories: Community, Education
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Counterfeit $100 bills have been surfacing in San Rafael. Check out this Secret Service document on how to spot irregularities with Federal Reserve Notes.
Categories: Advocacy, Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
It's that time of year again! Get your business the exposure it needs to keep growing in 2017 by advertising in our upcoming Business Directory. Get all the information you need on sizing and rates here !
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Stephanie Olson is a financial advisor with Morgan Stanley Wealth Management in San Rafael. She helps clients with investment management, wealth and retirement planning, banking and lending, risk management, insurance needs and long-term care planning. She especially loves working with women, business owners, leaders and friends and allies in the LGBTQ community. Are you involved with a Chamber ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Contact : Jane Kramer Enriching Lives through Music jane@elmprogram.org 415 847-8540 Date : June 2, 2016 Five local San Rafael Canal students were selected to participate in a National Youth Orchestra at the Aspen Music Festival San Rafael, CA - Five local Canal students were accepted to participate in a prestigious National Youth Orchestra, an unprecedented initiative to create a unified ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, Education
Wednesday, June 08, 2016
County Supervisor, District 2: Katie Rice County Supervisor, District 3: Kate Sears County Supervisor, District 4: Runoff between Chamber Endorsed Candidate Dominic Grossi and Candidate Dennis Rodoni ​ Measure B passed Measure D passed Congratulations to Assemblymember Marc Levine and Congressman Jared Huffman.
Categories: Advocacy, Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Lisa Taylor Powers of The Hive Marketing gives attendees of “The Essentials” seminar a clear sense of developing their social media strategy. Know your audience – and your competition. That fundamental principle, a critical element to running a business, can also be applied when trying to find your way through the oft-dizzying social media landscape as a business owner, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
Monday, June 06, 2016
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
The San Rafael Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that the 2015 Business Showcase was voted the BEST Chamber Event in the North Bay by the NorthBay biz magazine 2016 annual readers poll. The Chamber was also recognized as the Gold Medal Chamber of the North Bay. The San Rafael Chamber is a seven-time winner of the NorthBay biz BEST Of the North Bay awards. NorthBay biz magazine readers ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Political, Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Tim Partridge is CEO and executive producer of 32TEN Studios. The company, located at 3210 Kerner Boulevard in San Rafael, creates special effects for major Hollywood movies, produces commercials and rents out 6,000 square feet of sound stage. They also have a 134-seat preview theater and a model shop. The space also houses a community of artists who working in the digital media world. Are those ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Do you have questions? SCORE has answers. And if we don't have just the right answer we will work on trying to get it for you. Call SCORE at (415) 744-6827 or 415-764-4964 to schedule a free consultation at our Marin location. Appointments are not made through the Chamber staff. Appointments can also be requested through our website portal. Counseling sessions will be held every Wednesday ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, May 09, 2016
Six years ago, the San Rafael Chamber of Commerce endorsed Measure C, a City of San Rafael parcel tax ballot measure to support the City’s public library. At that time, budget constraints were seriously impacting the Library’s ability to deliver quality services. The ballot measure passed with more than 70% voter approval. Since its passage, Measure C has kept the library open for ...read more
Categories: Advocacy, Chamber
Saturday, May 07, 2016
“Cleaning up” Myths about Homelessness. Video on the “Cleaning up” Myths about Homelessness: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mF5L3qoorvQ SAN RAFAEL, CA— The event, hosted by the San Rafael Leadership Institute, a program of the San Rafael Chamber of Commerce, collected 520 lbs of garbage over four routes throughout East San Rafael. Mayor Phillips, City Council ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
The San Rafael Chamber of Commerce announces its endorsements for the 2016 Marin County Supervisor Elections: District 2: Supervisor Katie Rice Support their campaign here District 3: Supervisor Kate Sears Support their campaign here District 4: Dominic Grossi Support their campaign here Chamber President & CEO Joanne Webster stated "the Chamber makes its endorsement for candidates that ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political, Advocacy, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, May 03, 2016
The Chamber has a strong and long policy of supporting programs and legislation to improve educational services, modernization of educational facilities and programs that create a qualified and capable workforce. The Chamber leadership believes that the bond measure is needed to upgrade the facilities in order to meet the growing demands of 21st century job training in technology, computers and ...read more
Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education, Political, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
Thursday, April 07, 2016
SAN RAFAEL – The San Rafael Chamber of Commerce Education Committee recently selected Dr. David Wain Coon as one of the recipients of the San Rafael Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Education Awards for 2015-2016. Dr. Coon is President and Superintendent of College of Marin. His contributions include curriculum improvement, instructional excellence, personal involvement and leadership, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, March 17, 2016
See information on the tax outlined here .
Categories: Advocacy, Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
We met in February with Marin Municipal Water District and key community members regarding possible solutions to allocations and entitlements. The idea of a Cap & Trade program was introduced, which could lead to more efficient allocations and more favorable rates, especially in times of conservation. Monthly automatic meter reads were introduced as a possible means to help identify leaks and ...read more
Categories: Advocacy, Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
New Documentary on Hunger in Marin County Available Online; ExtraFood.org Recovering Excess Food From Businesses March 9, 2016 Media Contacts: Paul Colardo, (415) 246-7090, colardocreative@gmail.com Marv Zauderer, (415) 997-9830, Marv@ExtraFood.org SAN RAFAEL, CA – The new documentary “Hungry in Paradise,” now available online, shows children, seniors, and families struggling ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Jim Spering Chair, Planning Committee Metropolitan Transportation Commission 101 Eighth Street Oakland, California 94607 RE: Including North Bay Goods Movement Corridors in the Opportunity Packages’ Improvements in the Draft Goods Movement Plan Dear Chair Spering: The San Rafael Chamber of Commerce (SRCC) urges the Metropolitan Transportation Commission to support inclusion of improvements ...read more
Categories: Advocacy, Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest
Thursday, February 18, 2016
SB 269 (Roth; D-Riverside) provides businesses that have proactively sought to become Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant with an opportunity to resolve any identified violation. It is a balanced approach between preserving the civil rights of those who are disabled to ensure their access to all public accommodations, while limiting the number of frivolous lawsuits threatened or ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Political, Advocacy, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, January 05, 2016
Chamber President and CEO, Joanne Webster testified at the City Council Meeting, Monday, January 4th encouraging council members to amend the zoning code to allow for Junior Second Units. She encouraged Mayor Phillips and Council members to pass the new zoning code without restrictions including a lot size minimum and parking requirements previosly recommended by the Planning Commission. After ...read more
Categories: Advocacy, Economic, Chamber
Friday, November 20, 2015
Read the letter here .
Categories: Advocacy, Community, Chamber, General News Article
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Read the Measures' information here .
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release, Advocacy, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Read the letter here .
Categories: Advocacy, Community, Chamber, General News Article
Friday, November 13, 2015
Read the article here .
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political, Press Release, Advocacy, Community, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Read AB-35 here .
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Advocacy, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Read the letter here .
Categories: Advocacy, Community, Chamber, General News Article
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Read the letter here .
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Advocacy, Community
Friday, November 06, 2015
Read the letter here .
Categories: Advocacy, Community, General News Article, Political, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
Thursday, November 05, 2015
Read the letter here .
Categories: Advocacy, Community, Chamber, General News Article
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
By Megan Hansen , Marin Independent Journal POSTED: 01/14/15, 6:39 PM PST | UPDATED: ON 01/14/2015 0 COMMENTS After learning about Whistlestop’s $25 million plan to build a five-story affordable senior housing and services center in downtown San Rafael, resident Dan Miller said he supports the idea, but doesn’t believe it’s in the right location. “This is just not ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Advocacy, Community, General News Article
Friday, October 02, 2015
View the video here .
Categories: Advocacy, Community, General News Article, Economic, Chamber