News and Reports
The Sunnyvale Business Page is a quarterly newsletter published by the Economic Development Division.The newsletter provides information on City services and more to help Sunnyvale business owners.
BUSINESS PAGE NEWSLETTER - SUMMER 2014
New Businesses in Sunnyvale!
The City of Sunnyvale welcomes new businesses to the community. The following are businesses with 10 or more employees that opened recently or are scheduled to open locations in Sunnyvale in the next few months.
A2Z Development Center, Inc.
Cover Media Labs, Inc.
Double C Technologies, LLC - TV
Redseal Networks, Inc.
U Gym, LLC – DBA: UFC Gym
Economic Development staff is ready to help you if you need assistance in finding a site, expanding your current site or are ready to start a business in Sunnyvale.
Economic Development by email or call (408) 730-7607.
CASE-SV Solar Project Workshop #1 in Silicon Valley
August 13, 2-4 p.m. in Silicon Valley!
CASE-SV invites you to participate in the first in a series of three workshops providing expertise on technical considerations, financial analysis, and contracting for solar projects, exclusively for participants.
Workshop 1: Solar Project Technical Considerations for Commercial Installations
This workshop will provide facilities managers and energy professionals with technical knowledge to maximize energy generation potential and minimize solar project costs. Jonathan Whelan, Senior Project Manager for Optony will explain current PV system technologies that are best suited for various types of facilities along with the latest trends in technical design, project management, commissioning, operations and maintenance.
Featured Case Study
Ramé Hemstreet, Chief Energy Officer for Kaiser Permanente will discuss his experience installing more than 13 MW of solar PV across Kaiser Permanente's national portfolio.
If you want to become a participant in CASE-SV and/or RSVP to this event, please send an email to: Eileen Hays at firstname.lastname@example.org or Rachel Massaro at email@example.com.
About Commercial Acceleration of Solar Energy in Silicon Valley Initiative
CASE-SV is helping Silicon Valley businesses adopt clean energy faster, easier and more cost-effectively. By aggregating the solar energy demand of multiple commercial sites throughout the region, the initiative will streamline the procurement process and reduce overall project costs. Optony, a national leader in independent solar project consulting, is providing participants with no cost, technical support through funding from the U.S. Department of Energy's SunShot Initiative. Joint Venture: Silicon Valley's Smart Energy Enterprise Development Zone (SEEDZ) initiative is convening industry stakeholders to help businesses achieve climate prosperity.
To find out more about CASE-SV, visit: www.solarroadmap.com/case-sv or www.jointventure.org/seedz/case-sv.
State of the City Event – September 13, 2014
Community Awards - NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS UNTIL AUGUST 15
The event will be held on September 13, 11 a.m., at the new Seven Seas Park on Morse Avenue. During the annual State of the City event, Sunnyvale honors exceptional members of our community. Nominations are now open for the 2014 Community Awards. This year’s prestigious awards include:
- Distinguished Resident of the Year
- Outstanding High School Senior of the Year
- Outstanding Community Volunteer
- Outstanding Educator of the Year
- Outstanding Businessperson of the Year
- Outstanding Contribution to the Arts
- Outstanding Environmental Achievement
Community Award Nomination Form
Following the nomination period, which closes Friday, August 15, a committee chosen by Sunnyvale Mayor Jim Griffith will make award recipient recommendations. Mayor Griffith will make the final decision on the above award category winners, as well as the selection for the Mayor's Award of Excellence.
Visit StateoftheCity.inSunnyvale.com for additional information and updates on the event.
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New Downtown Sunnyvale Businesses
New businesses coming to Downtown Sunnyvale will be located within the Carmel Lofts and Solstice project areas. Businesses are scheduled to open during 2014/2015 winter.
Prolific Oven Bakery and Café
Flywheel Spin Studio
Kabul Afghan Cuisine (relocating from El Camino site)
Beach Hut Deli
MG West Furniture
Events in Sunnyvale
Visit the listed web sites or visit Sunnyvale’s event calendar at Events.inSunnyvale.com for a list of upcoming events.
Always remember to Shop Sunnyvale. Visit Shop.inSunnyvale.com to see our shopping directories for the downtown and all of the City's shopping centers.