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Comcast and NBCUniversal Sign 49ers Deal

February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Comcast and NBCUniversal have signed a 10-year agreement with the San Francisco 49ers and Levi’s Stadium to develop what will be “one of the most technologically advanced stadiums in sports.” Read more.

Clairesquares Announces Pie-A-Thon

February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Clairesquares announces a Pie-A-Thon charity event throughout the month of February to benefit the San Francisco community. Read more

PG&E Reports Record Year of No Blackouts

February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
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PG&E reported that it recorded fewer blackouts per customer during 2013 than in any other year on record and restored power faster than ever before when outages did hit. Read more

AT&T First Olympic Sponsor to Condemn Russian Anti-LGBT Laws

February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
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AT&T becomes the first Olympics corporate sponsor to condemn Russia’s anti-LGBT laws; donated $100 million in free wireless broadband to middle schools throughout America; and applauds the Obama Administration and FCC for endorsing geographic trials to bring a modern,

HNTB Reaches 100 Years of Infrastructure Solutions

January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
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January 23, 2014 – The San Francisco Chamber of Commerce congratulates HNTB on 100 years of service. Since 1914 HNTB has built a solid reputation for excellence and innovation in delivering innovative solutions as planners,

Recology Workers Honored

January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
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January 23, 2014 – Two Recology workers were honored by the Board of Supervisors Thursday for their part in rescuing an injured puppy from a recycling sorting conveyor belt. Read more.

St. Mary’s Medical Center Receives Award

January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
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January 23, 2014 – St. Mary’s Medical Center received the “Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence” from Healthgrades. Read more.

Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco Recognized by AAA

January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
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January 23, 2014 – The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco made AAA’s exclusive “Five Diamonds List” for 2014. Read more.

Mandarin Oriental, San Francisco Hotel & Spa Recognized by Forbes Travel Magazine

January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
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January 23, 2014 – The Mandarin Oriental, San Francisco was awarded double five stars by Forbes Travel Guide for both hotel and spa, the latter of which was built by Hathaway Dinwiddie Construction Company, who also renovated the hotel’s guestrooms in 2012.

Wells Fargo Invests $1m in Grameen America to Fund Microloans

January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Wells Fargo invested $1 million in Grameen America to fund microloans to low-income women entrepreneurs in California and Texas and presented a $300,000 check to GLIDE in support of social services to help people break the cycles of poverty.

Target and Heart of America Foundation Give Hillcrest Elementary School Library a Makeover

January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Target and its partnership with the Heart of America Foundation gave the Hillcrest Elementary School Library a “makeover.” The library remodel leveraged environmentally sustainable materials and furniture and is bringing new technology and 2,000 books to the school.

Nextdoor Secures $60m in New Funding

January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Nextdoor has secured $60 million in new funding led by new investors, John Doerr and Mary Meeker of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Lee Fixel of Tiger Global Management.

Luminalt CEO Jeanine Cotter Elected to CALSEIA Board of Directors

January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Luminalt CEO Jeanine Cotter was elected to the California Solar Energy Industries Association (CALSEIA) Board of Directors this month.