Centered around one of the world’s most prominent financial capitals, San Francisco, the Bay Area stretches over an area of over nine local counties. From the famous Napa Valley and Sonoma wine countries to the tech-savvy southern end of the bay known as the Silicon Valley, the Bay Area stands as an imperative central location for trade, finance, innovation, and culture.
Integrating a business into the Bay Area innovation ecosystem can appear daunting to companies new to the region. As the only business association representing the entire nine-county region, we can connect you with all the resources you need to invest, work, and live in the most exciting economy in the world.
The Bay Area Council and Council Members can support you with:
Site selection – Selecting suitable sites in the area for local expansion
Government relations and regulations – Connecting to relevant officials and facilitating local regulation compliance
Corporate registration – Registering international offices and facilities to local governances
Networking and business development – Connecting to relevant industry leaders and business opportunities
Event/delegation planning and management – Organizing informational sessions and tours around Bay Area to relevant sites and persons for expansion
Training for expatriated executives – Educational sessions familiarizing with local customs and institutions
Employee services – Organizing events, programs, and networking
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Planning to visit the Bay Area?
Contact us to schedule an informational briefing about our region with the Bay Area Council Economic Institute