Genentech

Bicyclists ride along Market Street on May 9, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Bicycle Coalition Providing Bike Education For Genentech Shuttle Bus Drivers

The Genentech course is just one of the education programs the SF Bicycle Coalition teaches, to show drivers the rules of the road.

07/02/2014

Genentech Inc. headquarters

Half Of ’10 Best Companies To Work For’ Based In Bay Area

Fortune Magazine’s annual “100 Best Companies to work for continues to be dominated by Silicon Valley’s tech industry.

01/16/2014

A shuttle commonly known as a "Google Bus" arrives at a Muni bus stop in San Francisco to pick up commuters. (CBS)

San Francisco Proposes Rules For Tech Company Shuttles

Mayor Ed Lee announced an 18-month pilot program Monday that would allow commuter shuttles commonly known as “Google buses” to use 200 Muni bus stops throughout San Francisco to load and unload commuters, for a price.

01/06/2014

A private shuttle bus pulls drives across Market St. in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SFMTA Set To Regulate Tech Company Shuttles Using Muni Bus Stops

Private tech company buses and shuttles that have been using San Francisco Municipal Railway bus stops could soon have to follow some new rules as the city’s transportation agency board is set to decide on proposed regulations in January.

12/06/2013

(CBS)

Genentech Shuttle Bus Collides With SUV In San Francisco, Man Hospitalized

A commuter shuttle and SUV collided on San Francisco’s Divisadero Street Friday morning, blocking traffic on the thoroughfare, police and Municipal Railway officials said.

04/19/2013

Workers with SolarCity install solar panels on the roof of a home. (CBS)

Who’s Hiring In The Bay Area?

Hundreds of high-paying jobs with excellent benefits are up for grabs in the Bay Area, if you know where to look. ConsumerWatch has identified several firms seeking qualified career-seekers.

02/22/2013

Genentech in South San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Genentech Expected To Hire 600 New Employees

Genentech expects to fill nearly 600 new positions this year, many at their South San Francisco headquarters. The Bay Area biotech giant consistently lands on Fortune Magazine’s list of top companies to work for.

02/22/2013

Genentech in South San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

South San Francisco-Based Genentech Starts Clinical Trial On Alzheimer’s

Genentech is studying whether intervention can stop Alzheimer’s from developing in people genetically predisposed to the disease.

05/15/2012

Arthur Levinson, CEO of Genentech. (Pool photo)

Apple Names Levinson To Replace Jobs As Chairman

Cupertino-based Apple Inc. has named board member Arthur Levinson as its chairman. He fills a vacancy left open when Apple co-founder Steve Jobs died last month.

11/15/2011

California Governor Jerry Brown (AP)

Calif. Republicans Denounce Gov. Brown’s Corporate Tax Proposal

Governor Jerry Brown wants California to adopt the same corporate tax policy that’s worked in Texas, Massachusetts and most of the states, but Republicans have denounced the proposal as just another tax increase that will hurt businesses.

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