Breaking Through Barriers to Doing Business
Oct30

Breaking Through Barriers to Doing Business

Building on the state’s efforts to streamline the permitting process and make it easier to business in the state, the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) today launched a new web page to highlight the best practices of business groups and state and local permitting agencies that are making their programs more user friendly for businesses. “GO-Biz and our partners are working to improve California’s business...

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GO-Biz Releases California Competes Tax Credit Recommendations

As part of the administration’s ongoing efforts to bolster California’s business climate, the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) released the final list of 31 companies it is recommending for the first allocation of California Competes tax credits totaling $30 million. “The California Competes tax credit encourages businesses large and small to expand in California and create good paying jobs in a variety...

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Robles Family | 2014 Small Business Persons of the Year
May13

Robles Family | 2014 Small Business Persons of the Year

U.S. Small Business Administration Announces Anita’s Mexican Foods Corp.’s Robles Family as 2014 California Small Business Persons of the Year Southern California-based family-owned wholesale food manufacturer competed successfully against five other nominees throughout the state to claim the California title and now moves on to compete for national honors. Siblings Ricardo, Pablo “Rene”, and Jackie Robles,...

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Safeway Foundation –  Entertainment Industry Foundation | Hunger is
Mar27

Safeway Foundation – Entertainment Industry Foundation | Hunger is

New PSAs are part of a year-round effort to spotlight and address childhood hunger, which affects one in five children in the United States Academy Award®-nominated actress Viola Davis together with The Safeway Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) today launched Hunger Is, a joint charitable program designed to raise awareness and funds to fight childhood hunger in the United States.  The year-round campaign...

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In the MarketPlace | Ted Weggeland
Feb24

In the MarketPlace | Ted Weggeland

In our exclusive interview with Ted Weggeland President/CEO of Raincross Hospitality Corporation he talks about the new Riverside Convention Center capabilities and its potential impact on the regions economy. From The Web Raincross Hospitality Corporation proudly oversees the management and operation of Riverside’s select collection of hospitality properties, including the Riverside Convention Center, the historic Riverside...

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Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) portal, Covered California
Feb13

Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) portal, Covered California

In response to requests for modifications and enhancements to the Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) portal, Covered California™ announced today that it is suspending this component of SHOP to implement a series of redesigns. Meanwhile, enrollment in SHOP will continue via the industry standard process of using paper applications. “The SHOP portal was not meeting the needs of agents or small employers and needed...

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