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Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce swears in officers and board members

Diane Vigil of the Dameron Hospital Foundation was sworn in as the new president of Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce on June 22 at its annual dinner meeting held at…

Stockton State of the City highlights economic development, reinventing image

Stockton State of the City highlights economic development, reinventing image

By MARC LUTZ Business Journal Editor STOCKTON – The port, always a hive a activity, was especially buzzing with activity on May 18. Community leaders, businesspeople, vendors, workers and many…

Amgen brings thrill of racing, influx of capital to Modesto

Amgen brings thrill of racing, influx of capital to Modesto

By MARC LUTZ Business Journal Editor The rush of adrenaline. The heart-pounding speeds. The woosh as cyclists zip by. The ka-ching of cash registers. It’s time again for the Amgen…

Opportunity Stanislaus highlights ‘Best’ companies and those that grow economy

By MARC LUTZ Business Journal Editor TURLOCK – Office morale is up! At least at the best places to work in the Central Valley it is. Recently, Opportunity Stanislaus announced…

Downtown Modesto Partnership highlights successes, challenges over past year

Downtown Modesto Partnership highlights successes, challenges over past year

By MARC LUTZ Business Journal Editor The Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto was the perfect venue for the first annual State of Downtown Modesto address given by Josh Bridegroom, CEO…

State of Downtown Modesto event set for April 14

State of Downtown Modesto event set for April 14

MODESTO — Business owners, community leaders and residents will get a chance to learn about efforts to promote downtown Modesto during the first State of Downtown Modesto event, April 14.…

UC Merced’s SBDC reports on economic impact

MERCED — Clients of the University of California, Merced’s Small Business Development Center Regional Network obtained $40.9 million in financing for small businesses during 2016, the center said in a…

Hispanic Chamber taps Villapudua as new CEO

Hispanic Chamber taps Villapudua as new CEO

STOCKTON — Former San Joaquin County Supervisor Carlos Villapudua has been hired to be CEO of the San Joaquin County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, the Chamber announced Tuesday. He begins…

Turlock Chamber of Commerce changing staff structure

TURLOCK — As the new year approaches, the Turlock Chamber of Commerce is making some big changes. As part of cost saving efforts, President and CEO Karin Moss will go…

California tax credits aimed at boosting jobs in Central Valley

SACRAMENTO — The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) announced that it had selected 74 companies to receive more than $60 million in tax credits. Two of those…

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