Current Sponsors

The Northern California Chapter offers a range of opportunities for members to support quality learning programs and professional networking. In 2008, we launched the Annual Chapter Sponsorship Program that provides our contributors with significantly more visibility and networking. In addition, we offer sponsorship opportunities throughout the year for special events and new programs.



CBRE Group, Inc. is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2015 revenues of $10.9 billion and more than 70,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included in the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #321 in 2015. It also has been voted the industry’s top brand by the Lipsey Company for 15 consecutive years, and has been named one of Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” in the real estate sector for four years in a row.  Its shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CBG.”

The Company serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting.


Cushman and Wakefield advises and represents clients on all aspects of property occupancy and investment. Founded in 1917, it has over 500 offices in 60+ countries, employing more than 43,000 professionals globally, with 28,000 employees in the Americas. It offers a complete range of services to its occupier and investor clients for all property types, including leasing, sales and acquisitions, equity, debt and structured finance, corporate finance and investment banking, appraisal, consulting, corporate services, and property, facilities, project and risk management. Supported by the industry's leading market research platform, we have expertise in local markets around the world. We know the tenants and the owners, and we use this knowledge to create optimal occupancy solutions and uncover hidden opportunities for our clients.
Cushman and Wakefield is the world's premier, full-service real estate services company. Operating globally, the firm holds a leadership position in virtually all of the world's key business centers. Whether it's a local, regional, national or global assignment, CBRE applies insight, experience, intelligence and resources to help clients make informed business decisions.


A leader in the real estate outsourcing field, JLL’s Corporate Solutions business helps corporations improve productivity in the cost, efficiency and performance of their national, regional or global real estate portfolios. JLL creates outsourcing partnerships to manage and execute a range of real estate services including property and corporate facility management services, transaction services, project and development management, and corporate real estate strategic consulting. This service delivery capability helps corporations improve business performance, particularly as companies turn to the outsourcing of their real estate activity as a way to manage expenses and enhance profitability.




XL Construction builds to improve lives. Knowing that our work directly effects people, we are committed to delivering quality in both the end product and the construction process. As a contractor of choice for leading companies in life sciences, advanced technology, healthcare, and education, our focus on team success has earned us a network of excellent partners and a 90% client referral rate. Whether constructing open office space or a critical facility, we offer a practical approach built on a foundation of technical construction experience and tailored to meet each project’s specific needs.

Colliers International is a leader in global real estate, offering comprehensive services to investors, property owners, tenants and developers around the world. A subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, Colliers professionals in 502 offices worldwide are united by our spirit of enterprise—we take initiative, think creatively, collaborate to achieve and use our expertise to innovate. Our 16,300 employees embrace a culture of service excellence.  We strive to deliver the best service experience, in both the business results we achieve and through personal attention, to exceed our clients' expectations.

HGA is an integrated architecture, engineering and planning firm specializing in healthcare, corporate, government, arts, community, and higher education work. Our culture for interdisciplinary collaboration, knowledge sharing and design investigation helps prepare our clients for the future with responsive, innovative and sustainable design.


DPR Construction is a forward-thinking national general contractor and construction manager specializing in technically complex and sustainable projects for the advanced technology, life science, healthcare, corporate office and higher education markets. With 20 years of experience in the Bay Area and office locations in Redwood City, San Jose and San Francisco we want the opportunity to make a difference on your next project.



  Herman Miller is a 100-year-old-plus company that places great importance on design, the environment, community service, and the health and well-being of our  Customers and our employees. Innovative ways to improve the performance of our customers’ organizations have become our hallmark. Our award-winning furniture and related services and technologies are available through dealers and retailers around the world. 

Following its August 2014 acquisition by BGC, Cornish & Carey Commercial joined forces with Newmark Grubb Knight Frank, solidifying NGKF's West Coast presence. Now operating in Northern California as Newmark Cornish & Carey, the firm has further positioned itself as a dominant force within the industry, with best-in-class brokers providing the full range of commercial services to clients in each discipline and market.



Rudolph and Sletten, Inc. was founded in 1960 with a focus on integrity and the highest quality work, earning us the reputation as an innovative and collaborative builder that consistently delivers on its commitments. We are proud to be a leader in our industry, letting our accomplishments, building excellence and repeat clients be our best advocate. Our projects range from large-scale new construction to interior improvements, with an emphasis on markets where their technical expertise and quality excel: corporate campuses, office buildings, hospitality, higher education, and mixed-use retail facilities.


A global studio collaborating across boundaries, markets and disciplines to impact the way people, organizations and communities experience and use space - 1,000 professionals, 16 studios, 5 sectors.





For over 25 years, AlfaTech has been providing services in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Design,Technology, Designer Lighting, Commissioning and Energy Solutions, as well as Sustainability for clients in Silicon Valley, San Francisco and across the globe.  At AlfaTech, we believe our commitment to building strong relationships is what sets us apart ­ and by relationships we mean the connections we've founded and fostered with the real people behind the brands. We are as attentive to the needs of our clients and partners as we are to our own ideas and solutions.  We believe this makes us true team players, and has helped us to build a stellar list of clients. Our US offices are in San Francisco, San Jose, Los Angeles and Atlanta.  We also have presences in Singapore, Shanghai, Taipei, Hong Kong, Sydney, Queensland and Dublin.


From startup success stories like LAVU to major data centers like Facebook, the Albuquerque metro area’s tech sector is growing and thriving. RiskSense, Skorpios Technologies and more are finding top-notch talent, saving money and enjoying certainty of operations in a low-risk location. Find out why Albuquerque is programmed for success.


Allsteel and InsideSource began our partnership in 1992. As a cohesive team, we have been providing workplace solutions and services to companies from Coast to Coast. InsideSource is one of the largest Allsteel dealers and has been recognized as San Francisco Business Times Fastest Growing Bay Area Companies (2013, 2014, 2015). Allsteel and InsideSource believe that our “can do” spirits make a difference and listening to our customers’ needs creates better solutions. We believe that space matters and that interior space can improve productivity. We view ourselves as a family business and our clients as part of our family. Our collective mission is to deliver long-term value, forge new frontiers, confront your daily challenges, improve workplace efficiency and foster teamwork. We’re here for you!

Since the mid 90’s AVI-SPL has refined the methods of designing and installing audio visual systems. To ensure seamless integration with our client's business environment, AVI-SPL collaborates with Architects, Consultants, Designers, and General Contractors during the earliest stages of architectural design through the final audio visual system integration. Whether a dynamic executive boardroom or a single plasma display in a lobby, you can trust that AVI-SPL will be committed to supporting your business needs.
AP+I Design provides unsurpassed architectural and interior design services backed by a reputation for committed excellence. We aspire to provide a consistently high level of services, professional integrity, an openness to change and risk taking and a commitment to quality services throughout each phase of the project. The service provided to our clients is evidence of our pursuit of excellence, while also maintaining profitability and creative innovation.


Arup is the creative force behind many of the world’s most innovative and sustainable projects. Since first gaining recognition for the structural design of the Sydney Opera House, the company has built a global reputation for innovation, d

esign excellence,and social engagement.

Arup SF represents a broad range of professional services from infrastructure and building engineering services to specialized consulting services. This diversity allows us to collaborate throughout the entire lifecycle of a project and support our clients with their portfolio needs.  

Arup’s reputation for high-quality office design has made us a trusted resource for businesses around the wo

rld. Designing for the commercial property market is arguably Arup’s strongest and most widely knownarea of activity. Our experience is deep and varied, encompassing everything from new high-rise towers and corporate campuses to adaptive reuse and tenant improvement projects. We partner with our clients to achieve their goals - providing creative design solutions that save money and time, pushing boundaries of sustainability, seismic capabilities and energy savings. 


AVDG is a leading design-build firm specializing in audio visual systems for conference, presentation, education & collaboration spaces worldwide.

Our technical staff of certified programmers, engineers and technicians are regarded as some of the best in the world, and for this reason are uniquely qualified to do for our clients what other companies cannot.




At BCCI Construction Company we are a culture of communication and collaboration where concepts are envisioned and ideas are shared for the betterment of our clients. We pride ourselves on providing an honest and open work environment built on trust and respect. Together as strategic business partners, we are passionate about elevating the building process for our clients.


Since 1947, Colite has been an industry leader in technical development, manufacturing, and executing signage programs on a regional, national, and global scale. With Colite’s extensive partner network of industry experts, manufacturers, and installers, Colite is able to provide full-service signage programs to our clients globally.


Corporate Care, established in 1983, provides Interior Maintenance Services to corporate facilities nationwide. The focus is to extend the life of the finishes and surfaces within a facility, while providing optimum appearance, improving indoor air quality, and reducing capital expenditures at the same time. Corporate Care maintains, cleans, and treats: Carpet; Hard Surfaces (tile, stone, VCT, wood, etc); Upholstery; Leather; Fabric Walls & Panel Systems; Rubber & Vinyl. A single-source provider for a multitude of services. 


Cresa is an international commercial real estate firm representing tenants and provides real estate services, including corporate services; strategic planning; transaction management; project management; facilities management; workforce and location planning; portfolio/lease administration; capital markets; supply chain management; sustainability; and sublease and distribution.

GCI is a San Francisco-based contracting/construction management firm that specializes in commercial interior, corporate facility and building renovation projects throughout the Bay Area.  Our corporate mission is to provide the finest general contracting services to our clients.
Gensler’s San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose offices have over 350 practitioners working together to deliver transformative ideas for spaces, cities and lives.  Whether we are refreshing a retailer’s brand, planning a new urban district or designing a super tall building, we strive to make the everyday places people occupy more inspiring, more resilient, and more impactful.

Haworth, Inc. is a global leader in the design and manufacturing of office furniture and organic workspaces, including raised access floors, moveable walls, systems furniture, seating, storage and wood case goods. Haworth serves markets in more than 120 countries through a global network of 600 dealers.

Hickey & Associates, LLC , is a global site selection, public incentive advisory and workforce solutions company. The Firm specializes in market location, site selection and public/private partnerships with active projects in the Americas, Asia, Europe and Africa. Utilizing state-of-the-art tools and techniques, H&A assists businesses in determining the best location to expand, relocate or consolidate anywhere in the world.



Hoem & Associates is one of the largest independent flooring contractors in the United States. Originally established in 1940 as Peterson/Cobbie, we continued in operation as Hoem-Schurba & Associates from 1978 until 2006, when we became Hoem & Associates, Inc. We are dedicated to providing the highest level of service along with exceeding our customers' expectations.

Founded in 1960, Holder Construction Company, a full-service provider of construction services, excels when working as part of a collaborative team to design and construct a facility. We promote a strong alliance between Owner, Architect and Engineer working together. We assist with evaluating alternative solutions, providing creativity, and continuously challenge ourselves to develop new ideas. Our clients participate in the process every step of the way, controlling the design, and achieving their goals for cost, schedule and quality.


Founded 1973, Interface revolutionized the commercial floor covering industry by producing America's first free-lay carpet tiles. With a rich history of product design and innovation, Interface is the world’s leading manufacturer of modular, soft-surfaced floor covering for a wide range of commercial environments including corporate, healthcare, education, retail, hospitality and government


LBA Realty is a full service real estate investment and management company with a diverse portfolio of office and industrial properties in major markets throughout the western United States including California, Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Arizona, Nevada, Texas and Utah. The foundation of our company is to create and execute customized value creation programs for individual properties and to develop strong customer relationships. The company acts strictly as a principal and is currently investing in LBA Realty Fund V, focusing on acquiring value-added office and industrial assets.


M Moser Associates specializes in creating effective workplace environments; designing and delivering office interiors, architecture, corporate campuses, and R&D facilities. Since 1981, our project professionals optimize the use of space and budget, by focusing on developing workplaces that support our clients' business goals and management objectives. We constantly share and develop workplace knowledge and collaborate on projects amongst our 15 locations worldwide. Our purpose is to understand our clients' businesses and provide comprehensive workplace solutions in support of their individual goals and objectives. 

We are distinguished from our peers in our concentration on and understanding of the needs and requirements of integrated project delivery.  In order to deliver the appropriate project solution,  our team understands all aspects of the project from strategic and workplace planning, to interior/and or base building design, to mechanical and electrical  engineering, voice and data technology, budgeting and construction.

NOVO Construction brings a unique vision of quality to the construction industry - one that focuses not just on quality of work, but on quality of service and relationships. We are inspired by the notion that personal dedication to quality creates not only superior results, but successful, rock solid relationships.



Throughout their long history of partnership in Northern California, Steelcase and One Workplace have made it their business to study how people work, and to fully understand the ever-changing needs of individuals, teams and organizations. Whatever you need to accomplish, we can provide you with the environment and the tools to do it better, faster and more effectively.


Perkins+Will is an interdisciplinary, research-based architecture and design firm established in 1935 and founded on the belief that design has the power to transform lives and enhance communities. Each of the firm's 24 offices focuses on local, regional and global work in a variety of practice areas. With hundreds of award-winning projects annually, Perkins+Will is ranked as one of the top global design firms. Perkins+Will is recognized as one of the industry's preeminent sustainable design firms due to its innovative research, design tools, and expertise. The firm's 1,600 professionals are thought leaders developing 21st century solutions to inspire the creation of spaces in which clients and their communities work, heal, live, and learn. Social responsibility is a fundamental aspect of Perkins+Will's culture and every year the company donates 1% of its design services to pro bono initiatives. In 2015, Fast Company ranked Perkins+Will among "The World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Architecture."


Pivot Interiors has been providing workplace furniture and services to companies locally and nationwide since 1973. We are one of the largest Herman Miller dealers in the world and have been recognized as one of the Business Times' Best Places to Work since 2011. Our locations in Northern and Southern California support clients from a variety of industries including technology, healthcare, finance, legal, biotech and more. Our in-house services include space planning and design, project management, installation, and product maintenance. We offer specialized products from hundreds of manufacturers and are proud to be a Certified Herman Miller Dealer. 



Field Construction has specialized in tenant improvements, building renovations and retail construction since 1975. We care for our clients. We assist our clients in achieving their visions and work to exceed their expectations.  We are hands-on and detail-oriented.We strive to deliver the best value for each construction dollar spent. We invite creative solutions. 



SC Builders is a premier Bay Area construction company with offices in Silicon Valley and San Francisco. The company’s diverse resume of work includes the top technology firms in the Bay Area as well as mission critical, life science and institutional clients. We believe in creating a partnership with our clients and strive to add value to every project. SC Builders is driven by a passion for building that is second to none in our industry.

As a global design leader and a brand of Shaw Industries, Shaw Contract offers the combined expertise of the world's largest carpet manufacturer with the financial stability of a Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary.  Globally, our carpet and resilient products perform in millions of spaces, beautifully designed and constructed to endure. We are dedicated to providing clients with the safest building chemistry possible.  Our Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Silver carpet products fully contribute to LEED V4 Material Ingredients credit and provide a pathway for Living Building Challenge projects. When the time comes to replace EcoWorx carpet, we can collect and recycle it through our Environmental Guarantee.  As the leading recycler of carpet in the industry, we have recycled more than 800 million pounds of carpet since 2006.  A long-standing commitment to sustainability is our legacy, and we track transparency efforts and adherence to the Cradle to Cradle protocol in our annual Sustainability Report.



Great design is about cultivating client relationships where creativity can flourish. It's about listening to and collaborating with clients to understand their needs and their objectives -- and then coming up with design solutions that are unique and meaningful and hit the bulls-eye of their expectations every time. It's about striving and not settling. It's about upping the artistic ante and creating something that packs an emotional wallop -- but it's a wallop backed up with empirical knowledge, solid engineering and detailed execution.

For 125 years, Swinerton’s success has been built on a foundation of shared values. We are a 100% employee-owned company, so our people have a personal interest in the success of every project. 

We say what we mean and do what we say. In every encounter, we establish trust with candor and fairness. We build an environment for success through solution-driven teamwork—in our company, within our communities, and with our partners throughout the design and construction process.

We continuously strive to achieve the highest level of execution in everything we do, from safety, quality, and innovation to our attention to detail in every task. Our employee-owners are relentlessly driven, accountable, and enthusiastic in the pursuit of perfection. Building is not just what we do; it’s who we are.


NicholsBooth Architects, Inc. (NicholsBooth) is an association of architects, designers, and specialists inspired to create environments with a high impact. With over twenty years experience in the commercial real estate market, the firm has an established reputation as a Bay Area leader and offers design and consulting services with vision and sensitivity to the unique needs of building owners and commercial tenants. NicholsBooth’s portfolio and expertise has expanded to also include healthcare, technology, multi-unit residential, retail/hospitality and historic renovation projects.

Teknion is a leading international designer, manufacturer and marketer of mid- to high-end office systems and related furniture products. Our integrated product portfolio encompasses several lines of systems furniture, mobile furniture, architectural wall systems, seating, storage and filing, freestanding casegoods and accessories.

Milliken has a rich history of delivering innovative flooring solutions from its award-winning global design studios, research center and manufacturing facilities. Milliken’s progressive and purposeful flooring products offer great design solutions built from unique insights and an exceptional array of technical capabilities. Visit us at any of our product showrooms around the world and see what inspires our community of innovators. Or, learn more about Milliken floor covering at, on Facebook, Pinterest and LinkedIn and on Twitter and Instagram @MillikenFloors. 



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Pivot Interiors has been providing workplace furniture and services to companies locally and nationwide since 1973. We are one of the largest Herman Miller dealers in the world and have been recognized as one of the Business Times' Best Places to Work since 2011. Our locations in Northern and Southern California support clients from a variety of industries including technology, healthcare, finance, legal, biotech and more. Our in-house services include space planning and design, project management, installation, and product maintenance. We offer specialized products from hundreds of manufacturers and are proud to be a Certified Herman Miller Dealer.

Pivot Interiors has been providing workplace furniture and services to companies locally and nationwide since 1973. We are one of the largest Herman Miller dealers in the world and have been recognized as one of the Business Times' Best Places to Work since 2011. Our locations in Northern and Southern California support clients from a variety of industries including technology, healthcare, finance, legal, biotech and more. Our in-house services include space planning and design, project management, installation, and product maintenance. We offer specialized products from hundreds of manufacturers and are proud to be a Certified Herman Miller Dealer.