Business Resources

Hiring / Recruiting / Training

Resource Phone Details
Nelson Staffing Solutions
Accounting/bookkeeping, clerical/word processing, computer/IT, engineering/tech., executive, financial services, healthcare, hospitality, human resources, insurance, legal, light industrial, marketing, wine industrial
Starr Staffing 707-762-4447 Accounting/bookkeeping, clerical/word processing, executive, financial services, hospitality, light industrial, wine industry
Robert Half Finance & Accounting
 707-578-3355 Accounting/bookkeeping, clerical/word processing, financial services., healthcare, human resources

Business Location / Expansion / Growth Assistance

Phone Details
Santa Rosa Metro Chamber
707-545-1414 The Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce is the leading organization dedicated to the success of business.
Napa-Sonoma Small Business Development Center
707-595-0060 Programs and services to help you start, grow and succeed.


Resource Details
North Bay Angels
A forum for learning about and making early stage investment capital (seed capital) and advisory assistance (mentoring) available to entrepreneurial companies in the North Bay.
Small Business Administration SBA offers a variety of loan programs for very specific purposes. Take some time to study the programs described in this section, to see if you qualify to participate.

Entrepreneurial & Technology

Resource Details
Pacific Venture Club
Resources for entrepreneurs, financing sources, alliance partners, and service providers.

Industry Associations

Resource Phone Details
Building Industry Association
707-544-7100 A professional, non-profit association committed to promoting housing for people of all income levels and the production of quality homes.
North Coast Builders Exchange
707-542-9502 A member-operated, not-for-profit association serving the construction industry in the California North Coast area (primarily Sonoma, Mendocino, and Lake counties).
Sonoma County Executives Association
707-217-2139 An organization of business owners and executives who have made a commitment to build a professional and profitable relationship with one another.
Professional Association of Sonoma County for Human Resources (PASCO)
707-566-7718 The mission of PASCO is to provide leadership for the human resources community, within Sonoma County and the surrounding North Bay Area, by promoting professional growth in the area of human resources management and providing an information network for members.

Conference Facilities

Name Type Occupancy Meeting Rooms
Food Service
Hyatt Vineyard Creek
Hotel 750
15 Yes
Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Arts Center
2,500 4 No