Press Democrat Business RSS Feed http://www.pressdemocrat.com Press Democrat RSS en-us Sun, 28 May 2017 00:00:00 PST ted.appel@pressdemocrat.com (Ted Appel) 30 Copyright 2016 http://www.pressdemocrat.com/csp/mediapool/sites/PressDemocrat/assets/img/logo/pdlogo-sm.gif The Santa Rosa Press Democrat http://www.pressdemocrat.com/ 180 18 <![CDATA[ Brewing up a safe space for Sonoma County's LGBTQ community ]]> On June 26, 2015 Alisse Cottle and Jessica Borrayo hoisted a 5-foot-long rainbow flag to fly outside their Santa Rosa coffee shop and tap room … ]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 18:22:11 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/6975353-181/santa-rosas-brew-coffee-and http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/6975353-181/santa-rosas-brew-coffee-and <![CDATA[ Kombucha making inroads in Wine Country ]]> When you think about the fermented beverages that are an integral part of Sonoma County’s identity and its economy, what comes to mind are alcoholic … ]]> Sun, 28 May 2017 06:42:38 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7023869-181/kombucha-other-probiotic-drinks-making http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7023869-181/kombucha-other-probiotic-drinks-making <![CDATA[ People on the move at Wells Fargo Middle Market, Brelje & Race Consulting Engineers and more ... ]]> Lori Bell has been named a senior vice president and business development officer for the North Coast region of Wells Fargo Middle Market, based in … ]]> Sun, 28 May 2017 00:01:07 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7008807-181/people-on-the-move-at http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7008807-181/people-on-the-move-at <![CDATA[ Viticulture briefs ]]> Trump budget proposal cuts key wine programsPresident Donald Trump’s proposed budget released last week would cut key programs for the local wine industry. “The administration’s … ]]> Sun, 28 May 2017 00:01:06 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7023871-181/viticulture-briefs http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7023871-181/viticulture-briefs <![CDATA[ Sandman Hotel finishes renovation ]]> The Sandman Hotel in Santa Rosa has undergone a $3.5 million six-month renovation of its property, including upgrading its pool area.Owner Stephen Yang will celebrate … ]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 22:18:11 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7036506-181/sandman-hotel-in-santa-rosa http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7036506-181/sandman-hotel-in-santa-rosa <![CDATA[ What are homes selling for around Sonoma County? ]]> 92 single-family homes sold in Sonoma County during the week of April 16, ranging in price from $50 thousand to $2.5 million. Topping our list … ]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 04:17:15 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7035087-181/sales-of-single-family-homes-in http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7035087-181/sales-of-single-family-homes-in <![CDATA[ Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg urges Harvard grads to build a world of 'purpose' ]]> NEW YORK — Mark Zuckerberg returned Thursday to Harvard, where he launched Facebook and then dropped out, telling graduates it's up to them to bring … ]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 08:26:00 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7032761-181/facebook-ceo-mark-zuckerberg-urges http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7032761-181/facebook-ceo-mark-zuckerberg-urges <![CDATA[ Wine and weed? Some vineyards try hand at pot farming ]]> JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — Bill and Barbara Steele moved to this sleepy corner of Oregon to start their own winery after successful, high-powered business careers. Now, … ]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 11:06:12 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7032162-181/wine-and-weed-some-oregon http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/7032162-181/wine-and-weed-some-oregon <![CDATA[ Moustache Baked Goods owners advocates to LGBTQ youth ]]> Ozzy Jimenez looks back with a sense of amazement at that pinch-me moment in September 2011 when he was handed the keys to his first … ]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 19:09:42 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/6975351-181/owners-of-healdsburgs-moustache-baked http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/6975351-181/owners-of-healdsburgs-moustache-baked <![CDATA[ PD default story headline xy yxyxy yyxyxyxyxyx ]]> Xy yx yxy xyyxyxy … ]]> Mon, 01 May 2017 16:07:40 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/5732360-181/pd-default-story-headline-xy http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/5732360-181/pd-default-story-headline-xy <![CDATA[ Wine Business ]]> Publication="PressDemocrat" Section="Wine Business" SectionFullName="/Business/WineBusiness/" Pagelayoutname="DefaultLayout" Grid="PDSubsection" Area="Impact" Items="1"   … ]]> Mon, 01 May 2017 16:09:10 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/1559418-181/wine-business http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/1559418-181/wine-business