October 30, 2014
SAN RAFAEL — Autodesk, a technology company that got its name selling computer-aided-design and computer-aided manufacturing software, reported Thursday that its Spark Investment Fund will put $100 million over the next few years into innovative companies that develop 3-D printing.
August 14, 2014
SAN RAFAEL — Autodesk (Nasdaq: ADSK), a San Rafael-based company that makes software for 3-D modeling and design by architects, engineers, builders, manufacturers, media and entertainment workers, after the stock market closed Thursday reported earnings of 35 cents per share for the fiscal quarter ending in July.
August 11, 2014
Autodesk, Bank of Marin, W. Bradley Electric and Summit State Bank were among the top 75 corporate philanthropists in the Bay Area. …
Mechanics Bank and RPM Mortgage agreed for RPM to originate loans for bank customers. …
A Gallup poll released in April 2014 shows that 59 percent of Americans are very or moderately worried about not having enough money for their retirement years. …
At the 2014 Sonoma County Fair, there were Professional Gardens class winners of Hall of Flowers awards. …
Drakes Bay Oyster Company retail operations closed on July 31 but is continuing to harvest under a legal reprieve. …
Autodesk, Bank of Marin, W. Bradley Electric, Summit State Bank and Wells Fargo were named among the top 75 corporate philanthropists in the Bay Area. …
Wine Country Trucks Publishing recently released their new book, Wine Country Trucks of Napa & Sonoma Counties. …
Napa’s NakedWines.com rolled out a same-day delivery service for San Francisco. …
June 9, 2014
SAN RAFAEL — Autodesk, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADSK) on Monday announced the acquisition of Stockholm-based Bitsquid AB, a developer of software for displaying the complex graphics of modern video games.
Autodesk said the acquisition will boost not only the company’s current portfolio of software for video game applications but also software that allows real-time product and architectural design.
June 9, 2014
Profiles of 26 human resources executives at top placement agencies or the North Bay’s largest employers.
May 26, 2014
SAN RAFAEL — Autodesk is choosing the magic bus route to both gauge and spark interest in its new 3D design and manufacturing technology.
May 15, 2014
SAN RAFAEL — Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) Thursday reported strong financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2015. Revenue was $593 million, an increase of 4 percent, compared to the first quarter of fiscal 2014. Billings were up 10 percent.
March 4, 2014
Twenty North Bay businesses and organizations have been selected for the Business Journal’s inaugural Corporate Philanthropy Awards.
“All of us at the Journal congratulate these organizations that contribute significantly to the betterment of the communities we treasure,” said Publisher Brad Bollinger. “It’s amazing there wasn’t something like this already. As a result, we had a very strong response to our call for nominations and an incredible group of recipients.”
January 6, 2014
SAN RAFAEL — Autodesk, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADSK) on Monday said it completed the acquisition of technology and the development team of Belgium-based Circuits.io, a web-based app and connected community for designing and simulating electronic circuits.
December 30, 2013
For the three largest technology companies in the North Bay, skies are clearing after a stormy period.
October 14, 2013
Sterling Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:STSA), parent of Argent Bank, announced the completion of its acquisition of Commerce National Bank. …
The Republic of Tea in Novato launched a new line of environmentally friendly, single-serve “One Cuppa” teas. …
Bear Republic Brewing Company of Healdsburg said its Racer X Double IPA will be arriving in select areas. …
Frank R. Howard Memorial Hospital in Willits has received national recognition in patient satisfaction. …
San Rafael-based Autodesk signed a definitive agreement with the shareholders of Graitec to acquire certain technology assets. …
Cyan, a Petaluma-based maker software-defined networking and packet-optical solutions for communications network operators, said its Blue Planet SDN platform was named “Best New Telecom Product” …
August 22, 2013
SAN RAFAEL — Autodesk Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) on Thursday reported a slight dip in second-quarter revenues and small drop in quarterly earnings.
Autodesk also recently acquired of building information modeling (BIM) technology from two United Kingdom-based software companies.
June 17, 2013
HR professionals listed in alphabetical order by their organization’s name, drawn from the top five largest employers in Marin, Sonoma and Napa counties, as well as trade organizations and the region’s staffing companies who responded to the Business Journal.
June 10, 2013
College of Marin saw the number of individuals graduating from its certificate and associate degree programs in the 2013 academic year increase by 34 percent over 2012, a jump that administration attributed to a greater focus on student outcomes. …
ieSonoma, a coalition of private and public organizations focused on exploring best practices in modern education, is partnering with the Sonoma State University School of Education to offer a four-day course. …
Pivot Charter School’s Santa Rosa-based North Bay campus received full accreditation from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. …
Large employers in the North Bay and beyond are launching initiatives to support education in science, technology, engineering and math, with San Rafael-based Autodesk among those taking part in a new effort under San Francisco’s Exploratorium science museum. It’s also in partnership with South San Francisco-based Genentech, which operates a large biotechnology manufacturing plant in Vacaville. …
April 8, 2013
Carine Arend, CPA, has been promoted to senior manager in the tax department of the Santa Rosa public accounting firm of Dal Poggetto & Company, LLP. … Also in the tax department of the same firm, Ryan Fitzsimons, CPA, has been promoted to manager. …
Reed Upson joined Warren Capital Corp. in Novato as finance and operations analyst. …
Surani Kwan was presented the 2013 Nurse Practitioner of Distinction award by the California Association for Nurse Practitioners. …
Autodesk Inc. of San Rafael appointed to its board of directors Tom Georgens of NetApp. …
Penfolds, managed by Treasury Wine Estates, named Napa-based DLynn Proctor its winemaking ambassador for the Americas. …
March 19, 2013
SAN RAFAEL — Autodesk Inc., (NASDAQ: ADSK) today said it completed the acquisition of a Wyoming-based developer of software for design and analysis of composite materials.
February 25, 2013
SAN RAFAEL — Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) today reported fourth-quarter revenue increased 2 percent from a year before and full-year sales went up 4 percent.
January 8, 2013
SAN RAFAEL — Three-dimensional-design software maker Autodesk Inc. (Nasdaq: ADSK), today said it finished the acquisition of PI-VR, a privately held German developer of simulation software for automobile manufacturers.
December 31, 2012
If a Magic 8 ball was consulted about North Bay high tech in 2013, the answer might be, “Outlook cloudy, try again.”
North Bay tech leaders say uncertainty has dimmed the near future of the industry in the U.S and elsewhere as the fiscal cliff and other financial crises loom.
December 3, 2012
SAN RAFAEL — Autodesk Inc, the leader in licensed computer-aided design software, has launched a free 3-D design application.
Available to iPad, Mac and PC users and accessible by any mobile device with a web browser is 123D Design, an easy-to-use modeling and sharing tool that Autodesk hopes will tweak the creative impulses of potential future designers and manufacturers. Its the first 3-D modeling app in the 123D Design line.
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