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News

Results Found: 42
Tuesday, May 03, 2016
New Book Tests Theoretical Foundations of Strategic Business Management and Wine Tourism Rohnert Park, California – The School of Business and Economics (SBE) at Sonoma State University (SSU) announced the publication of Strategic Winery Tourism and Management: Building Competitive Winery Tourism and Winery Management Strategy, a new book featuring chapter contributions by SBE professional ...read more
Categories: Education, Papers/Research, Press Release
Monday, May 02, 2016
Michael Kershner Re-Signs to Complete Roster Power Right-Hander Solidifies Pitching Staff San Rafael, CA - The San Rafael Pacifics announced today the signing of right handed pitcher Michael Kershner. Kershner has spent the past two seasons as a dependable member of the Pacifics bullpen. “Kershner has been huge for us over the last couple of years, and we’re happy that he’ll be ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Fun Facts
Thursday, April 28, 2016
May 5 Community Celebration Hosted by Students and Faculty of Wine Business Institute Rohnert Park, California – The School of Business and Economics (SBE) at Sonoma State University (SSU) today announced the sixth vintage from Sonoma State Cellars, a project of the Wine Business Institute (WBI) that provides hands-on learning of the process and particulars of running a wine business. The ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE APRIL 26, 2016 CONTACT MEDIA RELATIONS (415) 485-1563 “Get Dirty with the Pacifics” Announced Team Won’t Wash Uniforms to Conserve Water San Rafael, CA - In an effort to conserve water, the San Rafael Pacifics announced today a unique campaign for the 2016 season called “Get Dirty with the Pacifics.” In an effort to reduce water consumption and ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Press Release
Monday, April 25, 2016
Annual Spring Dinner Event to Include Scholarship Announcements, Recognition of Graduating Seniors Rohnert Park, California – The School of Business and Economics (SBE) at Sonoma State University (SSU) today announced the Spring Banquet dinner for the Accounting Forum, the largest academic club on campus, is scheduled for April 29 at the Doubletree Hotel in Rohnert Park. The program ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Former VP at Winebow Group Leads Tailored Program for Professionals Seeking Entry to Wine Industry Rohnert Park, California – The Wine Business Institute (WBI) at Sonoma State University (SSU) today announced that Geralyn Brostrom, former Vice President of Wine Education at The Winebow Group and Managing Director at Vindeavour, a learning design consultancy based in Napa, will lead ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Judy Mayne has been the owner of Judy’s Automotive in San Rafael for 10+ years. An ASE certified master technician, she operates a unique service and repair facility for Asian and American cars built in 1990 or later. “If I don’t do it here, I can find someone who will,” she says. Are you a Marin native? I’ve been in the county since junior high school, back in the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release, Chamber
Thursday, April 14, 2016
New Research Vehicle “Closes Information Gap” for Economic, Social, and Management Issues in International Wine Commerce Rohnert Park, California – The Wine Business Institute (WBI) at Sonoma State University (SSU) today announced the launch of the Wine Business Case Research Journal, the first academic case journal dedicated to international wine business issues. The new ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Papers/Research
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
April is National Safe Digging Month and Pacific Gas and Electric Company urges all Californians to help stop dig-ins by making the free call to 811 at least two working days ahead of digging projects big and small. Dig-ins cause damage to underground gas, electric, telecommunications and other infrastructure, which is one of the most serious threats to public safety. In 2015 alone, there were ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Early Registration Deadline is April 27 for Professional Wine Business Certificate Courses Beginning May 11 Rohnert Park, California – The Wine Business Institute (WBI) at Sonoma State University (SSU) today announced that Barbara Talbott, founder and CEO of GlenLarkin Advisors and former Chief Marketing Officer of Four Seasons Hotels, and Jeanette Tan, accountant for Kokomo Winery and ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Monday, April 11, 2016
Categories: Advocacy, Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Press Release
Thursday, April 07, 2016
Want to save green by going green, and get applauded for doing so? That was the pitch from officials from the County of Marin and the City of Mill Valley at a March 21st business seminar on sustainability, the latest in the Biz Essentials Series from the Mill Valley, San Rafael and Tiburon chambers of commerce, at the Acqua Hotel . County Sustainability Planner Dana Armanino guided attendees ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Papers/Research, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Political
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: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, April 05, 2016
"Cleaning up" Myths about Homelessness SAN RAFAEL, CA— Local community leaders from the San Rafael Leadership Institute, business owners, Mayor Phillips, City Council members Gamblin, Colin, McCullough, and County Supervisors Connolly, Sears, Arnold and Rice, as well as volunteers will join members of the Downtown Streets Team, a Bay Area nonprofit homeless employment assistance ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release, Education, General News Article, Political, Community
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
This is program is in partnership with the Mill Valley and Tiburon Peninusula Chambers of Commerce. The next seminar will be Wednesday June 6th 12-1:30pm. Get full details here .
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Papers/Research, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Carol Harris is Community and Government Relations Manager for Kaiser Permanente in the North Bay. She loves her job, planning and coordinating government relations and public policy programs, as well as providing strategic support to area leadership. She finds it very rewarding to support the organization's commitment to total health by helping members and the community lead healthier ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Human Interest
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: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Sunday, March 13, 2016
The San Rafael Chamber of Commerce Education Committee recently selected Jeannine Thurston as one of the recipients of the San Rafael Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Education Awards for 2015-2016. Jeannine is an English Teacher at San Rafael High School. Her contributions include curriculum improvement, instructional excellence, personal involvement and leadership, overall program improvement, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Capture and grow the number of people already visiting Marin County for a day trip or overnight stay. That’s an average of 125,000 a month. Of the 1.5 million visitors, 24% (354,000) stayed overnight. If the overnight visitors alone spend an average of $500 each during their stays on lodging, dining, shopping and other activities, that’s $177 million in annual spending. • 1 issue ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
WHISTLESTOP’S 2016 DIRECTORY OF OLDER ADULT SERVICES SAN RAFAEL, CA, March 7, 2016– The 28 th edition of this popular resource directory is now available. According to Joe O’Hehir, Whistlestop’s CEO, the demand for solutions to challenges facing our seniors is growing every year. Whistlestop publishes this directory to help seniors looking for assistance and to help ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, March 07, 2016
This summer, Marin County residents can receive a no-cost energy and water conservation service from Rising Sun Energy Center, thanks to partnerships with Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), Marin County, Marin Municipal Water District, North Marin Water District, and Marin County Energy Watch. Since 2000, Rising Sun Energy Center has provided no-cost energy and water conservation ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
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
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
SAN RAFAEL – The San Rafael Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the 30 Chamber businesses that have been nominated for the 2016 San Rafael Small, Large and Joe Garbarino Green Business of the Year Awards. These 30 Chamber member businesses have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to San Rafael, especially in the areas of leadership, giving back to the community and making a ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
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, February 09, 2016
SAN RAFAEL – The San Rafael Chamber of Commerce Education Committee recently selected Diane McGuinness as one of the recipients of the San Rafael Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Education Awards for 2015-2016. Diane is the School Secretary at Miller Creek Middle School in the Dixie School District. Her contributions include personal involvement and leadership and exemplary support to the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Friday, January 08, 2016
SAN RAFAEL – The San Rafael Chamber of Commerce Education Committee recently selected Dr. Luanne Linnard-Palmer as one of the recipients of the San Rafael Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Education Awards for 2015-2016. Dr. Linnard-Palmer is a Pediatric Nursing Educator at Dominican University of California. Her contributions to pediatric education include work in the area of curricular ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Education
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, Advocacy, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
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: Community, General News Article, Political, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Advocacy
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: Advocacy, Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic
Friday, October 02, 2015
View the video here .
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Advocacy, Community, General News Article