- Choosing Petaluma
- Location, Location, Location
- Quality Living
- Business Friendly
- Business Clusters - Home to Businesses Like Yours
- Opening a Business
- Finding the Ideal Site!
- Permitting Assistance
In addition to the City of Petaluma's business assistance, many other County organizations can help you open and grow your business.
|Small Business Development Center
SBDC provides technical assistance for existing and potential small businesses
|U.S. Small Business Administration
SBA Direct gives you information and services based on your unique business needs
|Workforce Investment Board
WIB is Sonoma County’s one-stop career center providing job training and employment opportunities
|Petaluma Chamber of Commerce
Provides opportunities for business to connect, articulates the needs of their members, and works to maintain an environment to help business succeed
|Downtown Business Association
A community of businesses, property owners, and individuals who are committed to maintaining the historic downtown as an active and dynamic retail center
Provides financing for small businesses
|North Bay Angels
NBA was formed by a group of North Bay executives and professionals to provide a forum for learning about and making early stage investment capital (seed capital) and advisory assistance (mentoring) available to entrepreneurial companies in the North Bay
|North Coast SCORE Association
SCORE provides entrepreneurial education with volunteer business mentors who help form and grow small business nationwide
101MFG is a private alliance of manufacturing executives throughout Northern California
|North Bay IHub
Provides training, support and office space for young, innovative technology companies.
|Sonoma County Economic Development Investment Board
provides information and referral services to help local businesses to start up, succeed and grow.
|Sonoma County BEST
a collaborative partnership between the private and public sectors of Sonoma County dedicated to creating jobs and fostering economic vitality.