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Thursday, December 18 2014
P R E S S R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 15, 2014 Essential Oxygen™ Moves to San Rafael Recently Essential Oxygen™ moved its headquarters to San Rafael. Production and fulfillment remain in Southern California, but may be moved to the North Bay in the coming year. As a green company, Essential Oxygen™ relocated to Marin in search of a business community that is in ...read more
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Monday, December 08 2014
PG&E President Shares Vision of Interconnected Energy Grid ‘Grid of ThingsTM’ Will Enable New Energy Future Washington—The electric grid of the future is the platform that enables continued gains for clean-energy technology and the nation’s economy as a whole, said Chris Johns, President of Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), at an event today on Capitol Hill. ...read more
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Friday, December 05 2014
The beginning of the year is a time of renewed motivation and a fresh start, especially in business. It’s time to take stock of your company’s goals, direction, strategy, and resources. This is when we make plans and strategize change. Right? Well, the truth is that once January starts, so does the demand to get back to work. Unfortunately, our critical business planning process often ...read more
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Monday, December 01 2014
Make Decorating with Holiday Lights Safe, Efficient and Fun Every Thanksgiving, after the turkey has been devoured and families settle down for an evening of parades and football, many people begin to think about how they’ll decorate their homes and businesses for the holiday season. Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) reminds customers that while holiday lighting truly adds to the ...read more
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Wednesday, November 26 2014
There's happiness inside MVP Holiday Event On December 9 th , you and your family are invited to Microsoft for our business holiday event to demo new products, mingle, and be merry. It’s a great opportunity to: · Meet business peers and your local Microsoft team · Demo our newest products in an informal setting · Schedule follow-up meetings to support your ...read more
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Wednesday, November 26 2014
•T he unemployment rate dropped to 5.8% in October, its lowest level since July 2008. A year ago, unemployment stood at 7.2%. • Payrolls expanded by 214,000 jobs in October, a 1.9% increase over October 2013. In the past twelve months, payrolls have grown by an average of 220,300 jobs per month. Over that span, April was the strongest month, with the net addition of 304,000 new jobs. ...read more
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Thursday, November 20 2014
On October 30, 2014 I had the opportunity to attend the Forecasting the Future event sponsored by the San Rafael Chamber. It was a meaningful and informative morning as we all had heard from leading local experts about the economic future of our community, region and state. Many thanks to the San Rafael Chamber! I had a wonderful opportunity at the event to discuss the importance of strong ...read more
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Thursday, November 06 2014
Contact at Fenix: Chef Gator, 415.813.5513 Bleu Marketing: Laura van Galen, 415.345.3333 Fenix 919 Fourth Street San Rafael, CA 94901 415.813.5600 www.fenixlive.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Fenix Presents a New Sunday Brunch Menu—Southern Style San Rafael, CA – Fenix and Executive Chef Glenn “Gator” Thompson are proud to bring you a new Fall 2014 brunch menu. Join us every ...read more
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Thursday, October 23 2014
You can find the full report here: www.pgecorp.com/sustainability . Also, in acknowledgement of their continuing work PG&E was honored to be named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the seventh consecutive year. Their comprehensive online report highlights the progress they are making—with examples, statistics, local videos and stories that bring PG&E’s ...read more
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Monday, October 13 2014
Kaiser Permanente Medicare plans hold top three spots in rankings; All Kaiser Permanente Medicare and Private plans are highest-ranked in the markets they serve San Rafel, Calif. — “I’m here because Kaiser Permanente cares.” Those are the words of Susan Mahler, a San Diego, Calif., heart transplant recipient and Kaiser Permanente member since 1967. Susan was in her late ...read more
Monday, August 11 2014
CONTACT: Dianne Provenzano Marin Independent Journal (415) 382-7254 dprovenzano@marinij.com The Marin Independent Journal is building a comprehensive online business directory but needs local businesses to go online and voluntarily submit their business information to flesh it out. "Our online business directory gets great visibility on marinij.com. Local businesses should take advantage of ...read more
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Tuesday, March 18 2014
BUSINESS IS GOOD IN SAN RAFAEL A Growing Class of Movers and Shakers San Rafael, CA, March 17, 2014 – Books In Balance opens its new accounting office in the hub of San Rafael’s revitalization movement (San Rafael Business Improvement District). When asked why the managing partner picked San Rafael to live in as well as do business, his eyes brightened and he explained, “Even ...read more
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