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North Bay's biggest: Wine bottle closure suppliers
The latest North Bay Business Journal research focuses on companies that ensure quality control and distribute corks, stoppers and other closures for California North Coast wineries, breweries, cideries and other producers.
North Bay's biggest: Irrigation equipment suppliers
The latest North Bay Business Journal research focuses on companies that provide irrigation equipment for landscapers and farmers such as wine grape growers.
Marin-based beverage group names Jelly Jar winemaker
WX Brands of Novato hires Noel Schaff to make the Napa Valley-launched brand.
North Bay professionals news: Wells Fargo, Ultragenyx and more
Sunil Pandya is named to lead the San Francisco and North Bay team for Wells Fargo commercial banking. Other news from Ultragenyx Biopharmaceutical, Brouwer & Janachowski, Coldwell Banker Brokers of the Valley and Center for Social and Environmental Stewardship.
Napa Valley's Ackerman names new winemaker
The third generation of Mexican immigrants who have worked in the local wine business over several decades, Leo Tellez has developed his skill with small-production wines for several local vintners.
Ultragenyx names new operations chief
The Marin County-based biopharmaceutical startup that focuses on rare conditions has promoted Erik Harris to lead operations in North America, Europe and Latin America.
North Bay leases & sales: June 17, 2019
Here are the latest business leads from commercial real estate leases and sales in San Francisco North Bay counties of Sonoma, Solano, Marin and Napa.
Women in Business: Barbie Simpson, Simpson Sheet Metal
Learn more about Barbie Simpson, owner and president of Simpson Sheet Metal. She is one of North Bay Business Journal's Women in Business Awards winners for 2019.
North Bay's biggest: Architectural firms
The latest North Bay Business Journal research focuses on companies that design residential, commercial and public spaces. Topping the list this year are Quattrocchi Kwok, TLCD and Basis.
North Bay professionals news: Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, VisiQuate and more
Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck expands its real estate law practice with additions to its newly opened Sonoma office. Other news from VisiQuate, Summit State Bank, Bank of Marin, Farella Bruan + Martel, Foundation Homes, Canine Companions for Independence, Ukiah Chamber of Commerce, Empire College and Sonoma County.
Sonoma Valley botanical garden gets new leader
Scot Medbury of Brooklyn Botanic Garden will be replacing Quarryhill Botanical Garden's 32-year executive director in February.
Meet 28 Marin County business and civic leaders
The 2019 class of the San Rafael Leadership Institute comes from a cross-section of Marin businesses, nonprofits, media and government.
North Bay professionals news: Ghilotti Construction, Hotel E and more
Tom Smith will be promoted to vice president of estimating at Santa Rosa's Ghilotti Construction. Other news from Hotel E, Wright Contracting, San Rafael, Coldwell Banker Brokers of the Valley and Redwood Credit Union.
North Bay's biggest: Payroll services firms
The latest North Bay Business Journal research focuses on companies that manage and advise employers on how they pay their workers.
North Bay professionals news: Redwood Credit Union, Summit State Bank and more
Jennifer Boyle is promoted to lead Redwood Credit Union's lending. Other news from Summit State Bank, Phoenix American Financial Services, VisiQuate, Vionic, Brand Napa Valley, Santa Rosa, Empire College, Touro University California and Windsor.
North Bay business briefs: Agricultural Institute of Marin, Sonoma County airport
Agricultural Institute of Marin, operator of Bay Area certified farmers markets, creates an app to connect producers with consumers. Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport now helps vision-challenged passengers navigate the terminal.
EAH Housing names new CEO
The major provider of affordable housing in California and Hawaii promotes Laura Hall to fill the role held by Mary Murtagh for over three decades.
North Bay solar installer picks ops chief
Galen Torneby joins Sonoma- and Marin-based SolarCraft as chief operations officer.
North Bay professionals news: Round Pond winery, Redwood Credit Union and more
John Donegon Wilson is named winemaker at Round Pond Estate winery in Napa Valley. Other news from Redwood Credit Union, Poppy Bank, Cookie Take a Bite, Napa Farmers' Market and Anderson Zeigler.