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Join Us

Join the Bay Area’s leading companies and business leaders in advancing a strong economy and a better quality of life for everyone who lives and works here.

Become a Member

The Bay Area Council welcomes civic-minded businesses committed to working with public and community leaders to keep the Bay Area the most innovative, inclusive, globally competetive and sustainable region in the world.

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What We Do

We focus on the economic health of the region, balancing long-term economic, social, and environmental sustainability by:

  • Informing and mobilizing business, civic, and political leaders on the most critical issues and opportunities facing the region.
  • Developing solutions for an ambitious vision for the region’s future with participation of business, government, labor, science and education.
  • Achieving results through advocacy and committed leadership to realize this vision.

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Members Gain

  • Significant clout – through involvement of critical mass of top business leaders.
  • Collective action – on issues that matter to their company.
  • Direct access – to top federal, state, and regional political leaders and stakeholder groups.
  • Valuable connections – to the influential business and civic leaders in the region and the world.
  • Credibility – through well researched, fact-based positions and policy recommendations.
  • Regional policy expertise – through internal experts, external networks, and partner organizations.
  • Execution ability – an organization with a proven ability to get results and achieve needed policy outcomes.

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Join us

To become a member or learn more, please fill out a membership application here. A member from our team will follow up with you promptly. Annual membership dues are based on a company’s worldwide annual revenues and number of Bay Area employees. We currently offer corporate and non-profit memberships at three levels: General, Board of Directors, and Executive Committee. Download our overview of membership here and our full list of committees here.

For more information contact:

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Kirsten Vernon

Chief of Membership and Development

(415) 946-8781

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