Industry Sectors

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How We Help

While Sonoma County is known for its major industries—hospitality, agriculture, manufacturing and healthcare—it also has several emerging sectors, including craft beverages, outdoor recreation, and specialty foods, that are showing promise for continued growth over the next few years. 

Check out our Current Initiatives page to find out how we are partnering with our industry sectors in the County. 

Top Private Employers in Sonoma County

Company Name# Employees
Kaiser Permanente2,640
Graton Resort & Casino2,000
St. Joseph Health System1,578
Keysight Technologies1,300
Safeway Inc.1,200
Medtronic CardioVascular1,000
Amy's Kitchen987
Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital936
Wells Fargo916
Lagunitas Brewing Co.900
Jackson Family Wines800
Cyan 700
Wal-Mart Stores Inc.650
Hansel Auto Group600
Santa Rosa Community Health Centers523
PG&E 500
Petaluma Acquisitions 455
Ghilotti Construction Co.425
Source: North Bay Business Journal Book of Lists, 2017, San Francisco Business Journal Book of Lists, 2017

Contact Information

Economic Development Board
Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Contact us by Phone
141 Stony Circle, Suite 130
Santa Rosa, CA 95401