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2014 Bay Area Council Poll: Pulse of the Region

Bay Area residents rank top issues, concerns for the region.

Promoting Early Childhood Development

Bay Area Council forges new national partnership, unveils exciting messaging campaign.

Annual Dinner & Business Hall of Fame

Join us on October 29 as we honor Scott Cook and George Halvorson at The Fairmont San Francisco. Presented by Kaiser Permanente.

Growing California Trade in China.

Governor Edmund G. Brown names Bay Area Council to reopen California trade offices in China.

  • Elephant in the Room Series Lunch & Discussion: The Impact of Drones, December 8, 12:00pm - 1:30pm, Bay Area Council Headquarters
  • 2014 Broker Bonanza: December 3, 5:00pm - 8:30pm, Omni Hotel, San Francisco
  • Affordable Housing and Economic Vitality: What are the Linkages? And What are the Paths Forward in the Bay Area?, Nov. 14, 8:00am - 10:00am, Bay Area Council Headquarters, San Francisco
  • 21st Century Infrastructure Forum Feat. GO-Biz Director Kish Rajan, Nov. 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm, Bay Area Council Headquarters, San Francisco

Blog

vote

2014-11-10 11:11:33

CLEAN SWEEP FOR BAY AREA COUNCIL IN NOV. 4 ELECTION

Voters may not have turned out in force on Nov. 4, but those that did overwhelmingly agreed with the Bay Area Council on a handful of state and local ballot measures with important implications for sustaining economic growth.

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2014-11-03 11:11:58

800 Celebrate Giants Win, Business Leadership at 2014 Annual Dinner

About 800 of our closest friends gathered Wednesday (Oct. 29) for the Bay Area Council’s 69th Annual Dinner and Business Hall of Fame at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco, where we honored Intuit Founder Scott Cook and former Kaiser Permanente Chairman and CEO George Halvorson. Oh yeah, and we turned the whole event into [...]

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2014-11-03 10:11:32

BAY AREA COUNCIL LAUNCHES CALTRAIN COMMUTER COALITION

As Caltrain marked the 10th anniversary of its Baby Bullet service on Monday (Oct. 27), Bay Area Council President & CEO Jim Wunderman joined the festivities and announced the formation of a new employer-led advocacy coalition that will work to support efforts to expand Caltrain capacity and service.

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2014-11-03 10:11:10

BUSINESS-EDUCATION PARTNERSHIPS KEY TO STEM SUCCESS

Speaking passionately about the importance of business-education partnerships, Bay Area Council President and CEO Jim Wunderman addressed a capacity crowd at the STEM Summit in Oakland on Thursday (Oct. 23). The summit opened the 4th Annual Bay Area Science Festival, one of the largest STEM events in the nation.