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The mission of the Central Valley Business Journal is to be most trusted local source of positive business news in San Joaquin and Stanislaus counties. We provide value to our readers by helping them grow their businesses, grow their careers, and increase their bottom line through a comprehensive set of vehicles, which include print, digital and local events. We strive to provide exceptional customer service to help you grow your business.

Capstone Contractors defies slumping economy

By Carrie Cardoza A local commercial construction firm has put together five consecutive record sales years and continues to defy the slumping economy with projected sales of $10 million this…

Local car wash educates consumers about waste water danger

By Matthew Andrews For many families, washing the car at home is a Saturday tradition, especially on warm summer days when kids can frolic in the water.  However, one local…

Identifying the cast of culprits that threaten productive meetings

By Craig Harrison In the famous Star Wars movie’s bar scene you knew, by appearance, what zany character was sitting beside you. Each character had a distinctive look. Yet in…

The Buck Stops Here: Tributes to a Titan

By Don Buck Most footprints are ephemeral, quickly erased by wind and tide.  Not so for those of William F. Buckley, Jr. He was a Renaissance man, gifted and accomplished…

The Three C’s of Teams-Part III: Clarity

By Christopher Maricle and Timothy L. Howard In our first article, we developed the first C of teams: Character. We stressed the importance of hiring and retaining individuals of good…

Family Businesses Achieve Lasting Success

Family Businesses Achieve Lasting Success

In the early 1900s, the Central Valley’s agricultural economy supported close communities of family-owned businesses that provided valuable products and services to local farmers, ranchers and residents. Some of the…

What Slowdown? Local Mortgage Brokers busy

You wouldn’t know it to listen to most media, but local mortgage brokers are very, very busy making loans.     “We are so busy,” said Colleen Stewart, Branch Manager of…

Olympians on Rough and Ready

Here is a secret you won’t discover by watching world-class track meets on television: Some of the best pole-vaulters in the world train with the assistance of rock’n’roll music. In…

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