Armstrong Film helps startups start up

It has been proven over and over again that video is the most effective medium to influence consumers. It has the ability to bring life to a product, to create emotions, to clarify complexity, and to form a connection to the customer. This is something our Small Business Partner, Armstrong Film, is well aware of….


Meet Linnea, Axel and Isabelle

Three talented young professionals have just arrived from Sweden to join our team at the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in San Francisco & Silicon Valley. We are grateful for the opportunity to learn from them, and at the same give them the chance to kick start their careers. They have introduced themselves below, hopefully, you will…


iDefendo helps users prove what is true

Are you struggling with protecting your intellectual property rights without stifling creativity? The Swedish American Chamber of Commerce’s new partner iDefendo provides a service that helps intellectual property-intensive businesses to prove the ownership of their content. Through their services iDefendo Vault and iDefendo Transfer, you can store and send files securely and with extensive logging. “Our…


Happy Holidays & A Happy New Year!

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas and behalf of the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce, we want to thank you for a successful and fun 2018! This year, we have hosted 25 events and a number of business delegations, within everything from culture and sports to law and business. Without you, none of them would have been possible! We…


SACC-SF/SV celebrates 70 years

The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in San Francisco/Silicon Valley was founded in 1948 so we are celebrating our 70-year-anniversary this year. However, the history of trade and business relations between Sweden and the United States dates much further back than that. Sweden was, in fact, the first neutral country in the world to recognize the United…


BTR helps businesses succeed in Sweden

Being one of the fastest growing companies in Sweden this year, BTR Accounting and Payroll Services is now expanding its services to San Francisco & Silicon Valley. The company offers Bay Area-based companies a smooth process to enter the Swedish market. “If you choose BTR you get a proactive, personal and professional partner who delivers…


SACC-SF/SV goes to South Bay!

Dear Members and Partners, You have asked and we have listened. One of the most common questions we get is whether we can arrange more events south of San Francisco. Yes we can! All our upcoming events before Christmas will be in the South Bay. Don’t miss the Swedish Heritage Night in San Jose, the Networking After Work in Los Gatos…


Swedish Glögg to conquer the US

With the Christmas season around the corner, we are thrilled to announce that Sjoeblom Winery for the first time ever has launched a glögg! And better yet, Sjöblom Glögg is not a mere copy of the mulled wine that Swedes traditionally sip during the holiday season, it is an exquisite upgrade in both taste and quality….


Marquis guides companies to America

“If you decide to have your business in San Francisco, you might be recognized just because you are in the right place at the right time. The important part is to know how to take advantage of that recognition.”– Stephen Anderson, Founder and Managing Partner, Marquis Advisory Group Since 1993, Marquis Advisory Group has been…


Executive Events & New Partners

Welcome to a packed fall at the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce! Don’t miss the European Pitch Night or our other upcoming events! We are excited to announce that will re-initiate our Learning from Leaders Speaker Series with the accomplished Mrs. Azita Raji, former American Ambassador to Sweden. The theme will be political implications on Swedish-American business relations. Azita Raji is an American diplomat, banker, and philanthropist….