News

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Friday, August 16, 2019
After an extensive search to replace retiring Executive Director Carla Howell, the Healdsburg Chamber of Commerce announced that they have found a successor: Tallia Hart. Hart was selected due to her extensive experience in nonprofit management, track record of leadership excellence and her passionate dedication to the small business community. She will step into her new role on September 3, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Economic
Friday, August 09, 2019
Best of Healdsburg Business Awards recognize the businesses in Healdsburg that contribute to the quality of life for their employees and Healdsburg residents alike. These businesses add to the cultural and economic diversity that is shining a spotlight on Healdsburg as a great place to live and work.  8 businesses were awarded the Best of Healdsburg Business Award at the Villa Chanticleer ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release, Economic
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
(CLOVERDALE, CA) Bear Republic Brewing Company is pleased to announce the promotion of Peter Kruger to the position of Chief Operating Officer and Roger Herpst to Brewmaster. Kruger held the position of Master Brewer for more than two decades, he now takes over the role of COO from Richard G. “Ricardo” Norgrove, who is assuming the position of Chief Executive Officer from his father and company ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, July 03, 2019
Healdsburg Works: Munselle Civil Engineering Photos by BOURNE PHOTOS | bbourne.com Cort Munselle P.E. didn’t start Munselle Civil Engineering & Land Surveying (MCE) with the intent of growing it into the mid-sized firm that it is today.  Munselle started out on his own as a one-man operation in his extra garage space in Cloverdale, mostly because the economy directed him to do so.  “I had been ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Healdsburg Works
Wednesday, July 03, 2019
Carry a small, electronic book in your pocket with Sonoma County Library’s new portable media players: Playaways. Each device comes preloaded with an audiobook and the library is currently offering more than 110 popular titles, including Spanish selections. The lightweight devices are only a few inches in size and give listeners the freedom and portability to listen to everything, from ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Art & Culture, Member News
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
Healdsburg Works: Golden State Cider Photos by BOURNE PHOTOS | bbourne.com We started our cidery in 2012 on a small organic apple farm in Northern California and sold the golden liquid exclusively at Bay Area Farmer’s Markets for the first couple of years, alongside the dry-farmed, heirloom apples that were used to make them from Devoto Orchards in Sebastopol. The ciders quickly earned a strong ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Healdsburg Works, Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
Congratulations and welcome to Healdsburg, Veronica Garcia! About Veronica: I was raised in Sonoma County. I started my career in the financial services industry in 2005 as a teller and two years later was promoted to Manager of Operations. I specialize in audit preparation and compliance, training and development, and most recently, finding financial solutions for small businesses. Currently ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Northern California Wine Country’s largest custom crush and sparkling wine producer, Rack & Riddle, this month unveiled another major facilities expansion at its Healdsburg location. The recent expansion comprises both acquiring a neighboring 67,000-square-foot facility and the installation of a now fully automated, leading-edge sparkling wine production line. This recent upgrade wraps-up a major ...read more
Categories: Economic, Member News, Press Release
Thursday, May 09, 2019
Congratulations So Eventful on your new location Downtown Healdsburg at 427 Allan Court! 
Categories: Community, Member News
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
Healdsburg Works: Wilson Artisan Wines Photos by BOURE PHOTOS | bbourne.com KEN & DIANE WILSON OWNERS Ken, born and raised in Ontario, Canada, is robust and passionate about his vineyards and wineries. Ken and his wife Diane started buying land in western Dry Creek Valley in the early 1980s, planting their first vines in 1988. Establishing himself further as a grower of quality wine grapes, ...read more
Categories: Community, Travel, Chamber, Healdsburg Works
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
North Bay Credit Union will award scholarships of $1,000 each to five local students who plan to study agriculture in college. “Agriculture ties our past to our future,” says Chris Call, CEO. “We want to help deserving students shape the future of agriculture here at home.” To be eligible, students must be North Bay Credit Union members 23 or younger who live in the North Bay. They should have a ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber, Education, Member News
Friday, April 05, 2019
The 41st annual Healdsburg Farmers’ Market opens for the season at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 4th. The West Plaza lot will come alive with an abundance of delicious and nutritious bounty, entertainment, education and more.   One of California’s original twenty-two farmers’ markets, the Healdsburg Farmers’ Market opened in July 1978, when the village and surrounding area were strictly ...read more
Categories: Non-Profit, Community, Member News, Art & Culture
Tuesday, April 02, 2019
Your next big discovery in gift giving and art collecting just pulled up at 126 Matheson in Healdsburg. Gallery owner, Kay Young smiles as she tells you “If you are searching for what has not been found before we are your new best friend. Our feel-good shopping experience offers our customers an Optimism Revolution of gift giving.” Sandwiched between Oakville Grocery and Williamson Family wines ...read more
Categories: Art & Culture, Human Interest, Healdsburg Works, Member News
Monday, April 01, 2019
Rack & Riddle, Sonoma County’s leading custom crush wine service, has recently expanded its winemaking team in preparation for a busy 2019.  With a newly automated still wine bottling line and an automated sparkling wine facilities expansion set to be completed in Spring 2019 (more TBA next month), Rack & Riddle is expecting an exciting year in custom crush wine production.  The winemaking team ...read more
Categories: Member News
Monday, April 01, 2019
Bohemian Magazine readers have voted on their favorite people and places for culture, recreation, family, food & drink, health & wellness, and the everyday. Check out these Healdsburg Chamber members who were selected by readers as Bohemian Magazine Best of the North Bay 2019.CULTURE Best MuseumCharles M. Schulz Museum Best Charity Event Wags, Whiskers, & Wines, Humane Society of Sonoma ...read more
Categories: Member News
Monday, April 01, 2019
Alexander Valley Vineyards was named Sonoma Winery of the Year at the Berlin International Wine Competition.   Judges reviewed hundreds of wines from over 14+ countries.  AVV brought home top honors and more awards for their Cabernet Sauvignon.   2016 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon  94 points & Gold Medal  
Categories: Member News
Monday, April 01, 2019
The North Bay Business Journal has release their list of 40 influential North Bay professionals under the age of 40. Part of that list included Healdsburg Chamber members and Healdsburg residents. Congratulations to the following honorees: Tara Johnson Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager Bank of Marin Ariel Kelley  Sonoma County Planning Commissioner Permit Sonoma Ann ...read more
Categories: Member News
Friday, January 11, 2019
Healdsburg, Jan 10, 2018 – Fusion Technology Solutions is proud to announce they have been selected by CIO Applications Magazine for their Top 25 Cloud Solutions providers 2018 list. The selection is based on the company’s dedication to providing customers with optimized cloud solutions and performance.  The annual list of companies is selected by a panel of experts and members of CIO ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Monday, January 07, 2019
Congratulations to Shoffeitt's Off The Square for winning the 2018 Holiday Window Decorating Contest! Be sure to check out Shoffeitt's for their latest window displays and vintage treasures! Thank you to Alexis Greenberg Photography for the photos.
Categories: Community
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
In August a team from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) came to Healdsburg to gather input from the community on Healdsburg's future. Healdsburg was one of eight cities across the U.S. awarded a 2018 Sustainable Design Assessment Team (SDAT) grant, part of an AIA program to help communities develop a vision for a sustainable future, and create a realistic and attainable road map to get ...read more
Categories: Papers/Research, Community
Friday, November 02, 2018
Healdsburg Works: Guild Mortgage Photos by BOURNE PHOTOS | bbourne.com "Women in Business" Sonoma West Publishers Do you want a mortgage lender that goes beyond its basic services and etiquette? The answer is, “Of course you do,” and Guild Mortgage in Healdsburg is here to help with its efficient, communicative and personal service with a small town feel that’s sure to make you feel relaxed ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Press Release, Healdsburg Works, Member News
Wednesday, October 03, 2018
Healdsburg Works: Mane Atrraction Photos by BOURNE PHOTOS | bbourne.com Lisa Reese, owner of Mane Attraction has been in business in Healdsburg for 40 years. Many of her clients have been coming to her since she became a stylist in 1977. With forty years of experience Lisa specializes in cutting and hair color and is also a massage therapist. Lisa was an educator for a company teaching hair ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Press Release, Healdsburg Works, Member News
Wednesday, October 03, 2018
Healdsburg Works: Mengali Accountancy, Inc. Photos by BOURNE PHOTOS | bbourne.com Mengali Accountancy is a boutique CPA firm based in downtown Healdsburg, with clients from coast to coast. We have grown steadily since opening in 2003, recently hiring our twenty second team member. Our dedicated professionals show genuine interest in our clients: we ask the probing questions to get to the heart ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Press Release, Healdsburg Works, Member News
Monday, September 24, 2018
Results of the 31st Russian River Watersheds Cleanup. Cleanup locations included Ukiah, Cloverdale, Healdsburg, Forestville, Guerneville and Monte Rio, with a total of 242 volunteers that collectively removed 15,500 lbs of garbage from the Russian River watershed. This breaks out to 64 lbs of trash removed per person! In addition, volunteers also removed and properly disposed of 51 tires! The ...read more
Categories: Community, Non-Profit, Member News
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Your next big discovery in gift giving and art collecting just pulled up at 126 Matheson in Healdsburg. Sandwiched between Oakville Grocery and Williamson Family wines at 126 Matheson, Hopscotch Gifts & Gallery specializes in handcrafted, 100% American Made exceptional gifts and art. Featuring work from all over the country they also proudly exhibit Sonoma County work.  From textiles to glassware, ...read more
Categories: Member News, Art & Culture
Friday, September 07, 2018
Good News for Downtown Businesses There are now 72 brand new ALL DAY parking spaces available adjacent to City Hall on Grove Street. The former “Christmas tree lot” property is now paved and striped and ready for parking. Please inform your employees about this close by, well-lighted and safe parking lot and encourage them to park and walk a block.
Categories: City of Healdsburg Government, Community, Press Release
Friday, September 07, 2018
Alexander Valley Film Society receiving check. Pictured is Keren Colsten, Aaron Krug, Tom Nelson, Tod Hill, Kathryn Hecht, Brian Sommer, Holly Fox, and Jason Farmer. As a condition of approval when renewing the Healdsburg Tourism Improvement Assessment District earlier this year, the City Council required that 22.5% of the 2% assessment charged by hotels on lodging stays, be dedicated to ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Non-Profit, Community, Press Release
Friday, September 07, 2018
Once again, North Bay Credit Union is proud to honor six exceptional local students with scholarships of $1,000 each,” says Chris Call, CEO. “These outstanding young people earned their awards by demonstrating academic excellence and a commitment to the community.” Three of the recipients are staying in California; Marissa Pendleton, of Sebastopol, is going to Santa Rosa Junior College; Alexandra ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News, Press Release
Friday, September 07, 2018
Creative Sonoma is offering free teaching artist residencies to Sonoma County schools who have students and/or staff affected by the fires - directly or indirectly. Provided at no cost to public schools in all grades, these residencies use the talents and training of a dynamic group of teaching artists, crafting an experience tailored to each situation. Thirteen of these residencies have been ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release, Education, Art & Culture
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
Tuesdays September 4th - October 30th 9 am-1 pm Healdsburg Plaza The popular Tuesday-on-the-Plaza Farmers' Market, which made its debut in June, has been extended through October. Featuring a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, as well as flowers, cheeses, honey, olive oil, bread, wild fish, pasture-finished meat, and fresh eggs, the market celebrates the agricultural heritage of this ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Non-Profit, Member News
Monday, September 03, 2018
Healdsburg Works: Fincher's Auto Service Photos by Barbara Bourne | bbourne.com Fincher’s Auto Service has been serving the community for over 30 years. A local family born and raised here in Healdsburg. The Fincher’s, Tim, DeAnna, Jacob, and Hayley work very hard to offer excellent customer service along with honest, quality, auto repair each and every time. Fincher’s support many local ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News, Chamber, Healdsburg Works
Monday, September 03, 2018
Healdsburg Works: Sonoma Millworks Photos by Barbara Bourne | bbourne.com Founder, Gordon Martin has brought his passion for sustainability, repurposing and design to create Sonoma Millworks. The company resources and resurrects vintage timber only to provide it a new role and purpose in architecture and design. Reclaimed from decades-old architectural salvage, trestles, and failing agricultural ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Healdsburg Works, Community, Member News
Monday, September 03, 2018
Healdsburg Works: Geared for Growing Photos by BOURNE PHOTOS | bbourne.com Richard Plaxco started Geared for Growing 31 years ago and has been serving Sonoma County ever since. Having won over 80 awards for excellence in craftsmanship and design, Geared for Growing offers a seamless design/build approach to outdoor living at its finest. Their designers strive for simple, elegant and practical ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Member News, Healdsburg Works
Monday, September 03, 2018
Healdsburg Works: Max Machinery Photos by BOURNE PHOTOS | bbourne.com Max Machinery, Inc. has been in business and part of the Healdsburg community for over 50 years.  As a technically focused company, we support the local schools in STEM education through donations and by supporting local science fairs.  We are committed to environmental sustainability as 100% of our electricity is solar power ...read more
Categories: Healdsburg Works, Member News, Chamber, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, August 16, 2018
The team from the American Institute of Architects came to the High School Gymnasium on Monday August 13 and invited the community to share their thoughts. They asked these questions: Where do you live and where do you work? Healdsburg is __ ? As we change and grow, what characteristics do we want to protect, and what do we want to change? In 20 years, if Healdsburg succeeds, what is the ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community
Wednesday, August 01, 2018
Wildfire Mental Health Collaborative To access supportive services call: 866.960.6264 The Wildfire Mental Health Collaborative (The Collaborative) is a community-wide initiative committed to mental health recovery care for wildfire survivors. Everyone affected by the fi res can learn to recognize the signs of distress and access free mental health services to aid short- and long-term coping and ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Non-Profit, Member News, Press Release