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  1. GC Micro could earn $10M a year under NASA contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Business Journal

    GC Micro, a Petaluma-based distributor of information technology hardware, was authorized on Oct. 3 to sell to federal government buyers under a NASA-managed contract. The company could see sales of $10 million to $15 million a year under the contract, according to founder and CEO Belinda Guadarrama.

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  2. RP's Soligent acquires major U.S. solar businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Business Journal

    Soligent, whose North American distributor for solar energy systems is locally based, said it acquired the U.S. distribution network of Denver-based Conergy. The signing of the definitive agreement between Soligent Distribution, LLC , and Conergy would expand Soligent's network to almost 5,000 solar installers, energy efficiency firms, electrical contractors and roofing companies in the U.S. and more than 40 other countries.

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  3. Top North Bay contractors of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Business Journal

    The following are profiles of top executives of the highest-ranking companies on the following lists : Commercial General Contractors , published on March 17; Commercial Landscape Contractors , Sept. 8; Electrical Contractors , Feb. 10; HVAC Contractors , Sept.

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  4. 'Community Choice Energy' has potential to expand renewablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Business Journal

    "No money down" financing has made installing solar much easier for many property owners. But for every customer with a good credit score and south facing roof, there are many others without such advantages.

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  5. Impact Sonoma 2014 Q&A: Suzanne Smith, Sonoma County Transportation AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Business Journal

    SUZANNE SMITH: The SCTA's role in funding and managing the Highway 101 widening projects have been the most significant and definitely has come with challenges. It is similar to remodeling a house while you live in it - but in this case we have to keep the freeway open while contractors carry out major demolition work, bridge building, safety improvements, operational improvements and many other elements of work.

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  6. Labcon's Jim Happ: Sterilization lab will strengthen medical-device sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Business Journal

    Labcon, a manufacturer of laboratory tools, spearheaded an effort to bring the medical device sterilization company Synergy Health to its Petaluma campus. The move, headed by Labcon President Jim Happ, was lauded by the North Bay Life Science Alliance, which is working to establish the area as a hub for biotech, pharmaceutical, medical device and related industries.

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  7. New Sutter hospital counts down to Oct. 25 openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Business Journal

    Along with the direct economic impact of building a $300 million hospital in Sonoma County, Michael Purvis, chief administrative officer at Sutter Medical Center of Santa Rosa, said that opening the new state-of-the-art facility will impact the area in other ways as well. "Here is a hospital that is a benchmark for the region," he said.

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  8. Kevin Haslebacher takes top job at AlvaradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | The Business Journal

    Specialty food industry veteran Kevin Haslebacher has assumed a new role as general coordinator for Alvarado Street Bakery, based in Petaluma. He will take over for Joe Tuck, who has helped steer the cooperative for many years.

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  9. Best Places to Work 2014: First Community BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Business Journal

    Debbie Meekins, president and CEO, joined First Community Bank just over two years ago after more than two decades as CEO of Sonoma National Bank, which was sold to Sterling Financial, then Umpqua Holdings. An informal, spirited leader with strong community ties, Ms.

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  10. Sonoma Technology fights fire with scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Business Journal

    When the Lodge Lightning Complex wildfire started on July 30 in Mendocino County and raged on for more than three weeks, Petaluma-based Sonoma Technology sought to track its smoke plume, predict where it would move and warn people with respiratory ailments to move to safer terrain. The 70-person company, chock full of scientists who study nearly every facet of wildfires, has contracts with the Forest Service, Fish and Wildlife Service, CAL FIRE and other government agencies which manage wildfires that plague California during summer and fall.

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  11. Rising to the business of clean energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Business Journal

    Business is key to innovative speed and scale climate solutions. The Climate Protection Campaign began Business for Clean Energy to support and showcase the many and varied North Bay companies rising to the clean energy challenge and are profiting at the same time.

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  12. Wine rack, accessories supplier to double size in Petaluma moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Business Journal

    Planet One Products, Inc., which makes and sells what aficionados need to store and serve wine and increasingly beer and spirits, plans to move to a 42,000-square-foot Petaluma plant to accommodate strong sales growth and allow for more wholesale business. Planet One companies International Wine Accessories, CellarPro Cooling Systems, Le Cache Premium Wine Cabinets and WineKeeper have been growing rapidly in the past few years and have outgrown the 19,000 square feet of production, warehouse and office space at 531 Mercantile Dr. in Cotati.

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  13. RadioShack fades, struggles for financingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Business Journal

    RadioShack , which has 15 stores in the North Bay, on Thursday described efforts to obtain financing needed to keep the giant chain out of bankruptcy. The technology retailer reported only $30.5 million in cash available as of the beginning of August plus more than $150 in a line of credit.

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  14. Are you turning on innovation in your business?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | The Business Journal

    Yes. No. Maybe. It may help if you are clear on what innovation is. It is often associated with product innovation but more often than not it is more about doing things differently.

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  15. Annadel Medical Group opens two new offices in Sonoma CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | The Business Journal

    More than 90 physicians now belong to the medical group, which partners with the St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare medical practice foundation as well as Santa Rosa Memorial and Petaluma Valley hospitals.

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  16. Fast-growers capture home loan, protein snack, pre-movie marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | The Business Journal

    Among the nine North Bay companies newly make the cut for national recognition as one of the nation's fastest-growing companies are three with deep local ties but innovative approaches to home lending, snacking in a more healthful way and help local companies take their messages to the silver screen in an engaging way.

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  17. The sad saga of Savannah's SalsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | The Business Journal

    Sometimes the salsa sours, even when it's headed for the shelves of Safeway. The culprit: Maybe the onions fermented.

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  18. Amy's expansion, Labcon deal both local winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | The Business Journal

    First was the decision by fast-growing organic food producer Amy's Kitchen to undertake a 150-employee expansion in Santa Rosa.

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  19. Labcon leases large Petaluma facility to Synergy HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | The Business Journal

    Labcon, a manufacturer of disposable laboratory equipment based in Petaluma, today released plans to lease a 31,000-square-foot building to Synergy Health, which provides electron-beam sterilization services to health organizations.

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  20. Amy's Kitchen to employ 150 at new Santa Rosa plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | The Business Journal

    Amy's Kitchen, a fast-growing Petaluma-based manufacturer of frozen and packaged vegetarian food, revealed plans to add a facility in southwest Santa Rosa that will process entrees, taquitos and breakfast sandwiches, and employ about 150.

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