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How San Jose small businesses are joining the holiday shopping act

November 30, 2016 | In The News

        Jody Meacham Nov 23, 2016, 4:54am PST Updated Nov 23, 2016, 5:52am PST   Thanksgiving has become a holiday that really is “the holidays.” You’ve got the turkey feast let’s-watch-the-Detroit-Lions-and-Dallas-Cowboys day itself a…

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Inside BriteLab, San Jose manufacturer of high-tech skateboards and 3D printers

November 22, 2016 | Blog

A one-wheeled electric skateboard that zooms along at 14 mph. A mobile telepresence robot with a friendly “face.” A high-end 3D printer that can link up to up to dozens of its siblings, creating a massive, automated production line. Very different products, to be su…

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High-Tech-Employees Turned Artisinal – The Wood Connection Hand-Crafts Custom Cabinets in San Jose

November 14, 2016 | Blog

  The perception of Silicon Valley is tech, tech and more tech. But some thriving businesses in San Jose focus on artisanal skills, even if their founders started out in tech.  One of these is part of a thriving little community of custom cabinet-making, in the Mo…

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Therma Success Based on Quality, Service and Employees

October 31, 2016 | Blog

When Joe and Nicki Parisi established Therma Corporation in 1967, they could sense that the region was poised for considerable growth. Yet even they had little idea that the relatively quiet Santa Clara Valley would one day be home to the economic engine it is today. To…

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