Businesses Of Week

BUSINESS OF THE WEEK

Travis Credit Union

Travis Credit Union works every day to make a difference in the lives of the people they serve. As a secure and trusted financial institution, they advocate for the financial education and well-being of our members, and give back to their local communities. To date, they have sponsored 200+ charities and local causes and volunteered 13,000+ hours!

They invest in their communities and inspire the passionate commitment of their employees and members to advance the Awesome Cause. Thanks to your membership, they’re making a difference, and they’re able to provide invaluable financial resources to those that need it most.

BUSINESS OF THE WEEK – JUNE

The Meritage Resort and Spa

 

As a premier Napa Valley hotel, The Meritage Resort & Spa features luxury accommodations as well as exciting dining options.

Acres of sun-soaked hillside vineyards. Beautiful accommodations paired with luxurious amenities. Indulgent spa treatments in the serenity of an underground Estate Cave. And the best of Napa Valley’s legendary wineries only moments away. The Meritage Resort and Spa blends relaxed elegance with warm hospitality to bring you the ultimate Napa Valley resort experience.

Highlights include: • 322 guestrooms, suites and luxury retreats • 80,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event space • Private nine-acre vineyard with walking trails • World-class spa • Crush Lounge with six lanes of bowling • Pool, hot tub and fitness center with stunning vineyard views

BUSINESS OF THE WEEK – MAY

Robert Mondavi Winery

Robert Mondavi established his namesake winery in 1966 with a vision to create Napa Valley wines that would stand in the company of the world’s finest. He chose To Kalon Vineyard in the heart of the Napa Valley as the home for Robert Mondavi Winery. This first-growth vineyard, located in Oakville, California, is renowned for producing some of the finest Cabernet Sauvignon wines in the world, as well as for its Sauvignon Blanc grapes, from which Mr. Mondavi crafted his signature wine, Fume Blanc.
BUSINESS OF THE WEEK – MAY

Napa Valley Wine Train

A Wine Train journey is so much more than a tour or an excursion. It’s an unforgettable experience. An elegant train. Plush interiors. Polished, personalized service. And multiple courses of fresh, gourmet California cuisine as the lush vineyards of the Napa Valley landscape pass you by. They bring a bygone era back in a luxuriously vintage setting. Whether you choose lunch, dinner, romance, mystery, or exclusive private tours, it’s a nod to the elegant days of train travel. But there’s nothing tired about these trips.

The Napa Valley Wine Train is now open for 2021 Experiences. Visit www.winetrain for details on reservations and available tours.

BUSINESS OF THE WEEK – MAY

Alkar Human Resources

ALKAR Human Resources was founded in 1985 with the sole purpose of providing Napa, Sonoma, Solano County community businesses with motivated and qualified workers.

By building relationships with their clients and taking care of their  employees, ALKAR has grown from a small staffing firm to a globally recognized company capable of fulfilling most Human Resource needs. They pride ourselves in bringing a personal touch to the staffing process, taking the time to learn about each client’s organizational needs and find the talent they need to reach their full potential.

Serving the Napa, Solano, and Sonoma areas, they work with local companies and candidates in the counties where their staff lives and works. In this spirit, they provide companies with quality employees that will help their businesses thrive, and provide their  employees with the benefits, training, and professional skills to ensure they land the jobs of their dreams.

They are looking to hire for all roles ASAP, executive placements, clerical, accounting and finance- all hospitality roles as well as production staff.

BUSINESS OF THE WEEK

Napa Recycling and Waste Services

Napa Recycling & Waste Services and Napa County Recycling & Waste Services are local full-service companies with parent companies that have served the region for over a century. They provide all of the City of Napa and southern unincorporated Napa County with efficient, economical & sustainable services.

Napa Recycling works together with the City of Napa, Napa County and our customers to:

  • Offer recycling and composting services to all our customers
  • Reduce air pollution with the use trucks that run on compressed natural gas
  • Increase recycling and decrease garbage bills through business waste assessments
  • Increase recycling and composting opportunities at special events in Napa County
  • Be involved in the local community
  • Produce organic compost from Napa’s yard trimmings, food scraps & grape pomace
  • Reach towards a Zero Waste Napa
BUSINESS OF THE WEEK – APRIL

Meadowood Napa Valley

Surrounded by vineyards, this luxurious and romantic Napa Valley resort is 11.8 miles from the scenic Silverado Trail.

Cozy cottages, sophisticated suites and upscale lodges feature free Wi-Fi, goose-down bedding, coffeemakers, and wet bars with minifridges. Some have wood-burning fireplaces and private terraces. In-room dining and spa services (fee) are also available.

Complimentary perks include local car service, wine socials and bottled water, plus access to the gym, outdoor pool, hiking trails and fitness classes. There’s also casual eateries offering al fresco and seasonal poolside dining.

…the region’s top luxury resort, home to one of California’s finest restaurants”WSJ. Magazine
“World’s Best Awards 2015”
Travel + Leisure
BUSINESS OF THE WEEK – APRIL

Goosecross Estate Winery

Goosecross Winery is located just east of downtown Yountville on the famed State Lane. We invite you to join them and take in the majestic views of our State Lane Vineyard, the Yountville Hills, and the Vaca Mountain Range to the west; all the while enjoying our meticulously crafted wines.

As a small family winery located in a rural setting, their tastings are available by appointment only. To schedule a tasting, you are welcome to call us at 707.944.1986 or reserve your appointment below from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm seven days a week.

We take pride in crafting wines that express a sense of place, giving voice to the vineyards and regions in which they were grown.”

– Christi Coors Ficeli, Owner

 

BUSINESS OF THE WEEK – APRIL

Clos Du Val Winery

For more than 45 years, Clos du Val has farmed three estate vineyards in Stags Leap District and Yountville. Recognized as some of the finest winegrowing land in Napa Valley, these vineyards provide a world-class palette of estate fruit for our Winemaker Ted Henry.

Located in the heart of Napa Valley’s famed Stags Leap District, Clos du Val offers one of wine country’s most gracious wine tasting experiences. From the grace and grandeur of our renowned Cabernet Sauvignons to the vibrant allure of our Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays, our picturesque estate offers an unforgettable setting for experiencing our acclaimed wines.

“The setting, wines and hospitality were all impeccable”

– Harris Pozderac, Clos du Val Guest

BUSINESS OF THE WEEK – APRIL

Redwood Credit Union

Redwood credit Union is a trusted, local community credit union founded in 1950.

As a financial cooperative, they’re focused on people, not profits. Earnings are returned to Members through better rates, low or no fees and expanded services.

They’re full service, offering personal and business banking products and services at the best value available.

Services include checking, savings, investments, auto, RV, personal, home and business loans, credit cards, insurance, auto center & brokerage services, free online services & more!

They are committed to your financial well-being. They provide free financial education, information, tools and resources to help you make the right financial decisions for you.

They serve anyone living or working in California’s North Bay & San Francisco Bay area.

Credit unions are financial institutions with a long history of service and a strong commitment to the philosophy of “people helping people.”

BUSINESS OF THE WEEK – MARCH

C-Line Express Inc

C-Line Express has been providing trucking needs to the Northern California wine industry since 1947. Weather shipping truckload, less than truckload, airfreight, or intermodal containerized freight; C-Line Express is the company of choice.

Products We Haul

  • Empty Glass
  • Cork
  • Capsules
  • Winery equipment & Supplies
  • Cased goods
  • Oak barrels
  • Barrel alternatives
  • Labels
  • Packaging material
  • Grapes
  • Waste water

Our vehicles are in compliance with the Environmental Protection Agency and we always go the extra mile even when washing our vehicles. C-Line installed an environmentally friendly washer before it was mandated by law.

“Taking care of the environment is extremely important to us! Our personnel are trained to deal with hazardous materials and wastes that are a part of our industry.”

– Todd Walker, Vice President, C-Line Express

BUSINESS OF THE WEEK – MARCH

Archer Hotel

Archer Hotel Napa serves up an elevated wine country experience in the heart of its urban, walkable downtown Napa neighborhood. On First Street Napa — downtown’s buzzy district with a bevy of innovative merchants, chefs and tasting rooms.

Melding the casually elegant, always-welcoming sensibility of downtown Napa with viticulturally inspired design, five-star comfort and the valley’s only open-air, destination rooftop, Archer Hotel Napa offers luxe guest rooms and balcony-clad suites, curated touches and treats, local-favorites Charlie Palmer Steak and Sky & Vine® Rooftop Bar, plus a sincere staff always at your service.

“No. 6 Best Hotel in Northern California”Condé Nast

“No. 5 Best Hotel in Napa”TripAdvisor

BUSINESS OF THE WEEK – MARCH

Bank of Marin

If you’re looking for custom financing solutions to help grow your wine business, look no further than the team of industry specialists at Bank of Marin. We are a leading business and community bank with 25 Bay Area offices including three in Napa County and five in Sonoma County, as well as a growing presence in the Central Coast wine region. Our local, expert lenders can provide flexible lending solutions for your wine-related banking needs including vineyard development, construction financing, commercial real estate, and barrel financing.

Dan Halsey
President