News for Press Release

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Healdsburg Jazz is pleased to announce the appointment of Gayle Okumura Sullivan as Executive Director effective immediately. Gayle has been in Healdsburg for 19 years and is acknowledged as an important and active leader in the community. She has built a strong reputation as co-owner of nationally recognized Dry Creek Peach. Prior to which, she spent over 15 years in San Francisco and Silicon ...read more
Categories: Member News, Art & Culture, Press Release
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Coursey Graves Winemaker Cabell Coursey and Founder John Graves announce the appointment of Lisa Allen, the winery’s first General Manager. Ms. Allen will be responsible for daily operations for the Bennett Valley estate and the Healdsburg tasting room as well as sales through DTC plus a small distribution network.  Ms. Allen joins Coursey Graves from Young’s Market Company where she served as ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Monday, August 26, 2019
Homelessness is a growing issue across the nation, including northern Sonoma County. According to the Sonoma County 2018 Homeless Census & Survey there are 262 unsheltered individuals in northern Sonoma County (up from 219 in 2017). One of the major challenges faced by organizations looking to help these populations is the mental health instability of those who are homeless and their fear of ...read more
Categories: Non-Profit, Press Release, Member News
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, Press Release, Community, 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: Press Release, Member News
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: Art & Culture, Member News, Community, 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
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
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
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: Chamber, Education, Member News, Press Release
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
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 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