SF International Women Entrepreneurs Forum Announces Its Next Event

As part of a unique alliance of international chambers, business associations and organizations in San Francisco, SACC-SF/SV is a proud member of the SF International Women Entrepreneurs Forum. The Forum delivers a platform for diverse international organizations to collaborate and share resources and give visibility to various projects and initiatives, start-ups and businesses directed to or run…


Power Lunch in San Francisco

Lunch in good company offers local resources to gain and maintain a competitive edge…  The history of San Francisco is replete with stories describing the rewards of entrepreneurship and hard work. From the rough and tumble Gold Rush days to the forward-thinking, innovative present-day Bay Area, the city and the bay has always found itself…


Special Offer: 25% Discount on Membership

The Triple A Benefits of a SACC-SF/SV Membership 1. Access an Extensive International Network A SACC-SF/SV membership ensures access to an extensive international network which includes Swedish, American and European business associations and chambers of commerce, cutting edge startups, business accelerators, venture capitalists and private investors, CEOs and founders of industry leading companies. Additionally, our…


SACC-SF/SV Presents: Born Global Venture Lab II

SACC-SF/SV welcomes you to another inspiring venture lab, featuring ten promising start-ups from Chalmers University of Technology’s “Born Global” Program, pitching their ideas to a panel of prominent Bay Area Venture Capitalists. Our Venture Lab series is part of the initiative to cultivate new businesses that share an innovative spirit—catapulting successful entrepreneurial ventures by connecting…


Launching New Event Series: Lunch & Learn

We are rolling out a new event series this fall aimed at providing you with opportunities to advance your business skills and get inspired to take your ventures to the next level. Our Lunch & Learn workshops will feature a guest speaker who will give a select group of guests expert advice and tips on…


Charlotte Danielsson Celebrates One Year at the Helm of SACC-SF/SV

Charlotte Danielsson, chairwoman of the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in San Francisco/Silicon Valley, takes pride in the “Småland work ethic” that she inherited from her parents. It is likewise from this familial bequest that she learned: “If there is a seemingly insurmountable problem, you can mold a solution by utilizing a combination of persistence, hard…


Bank of the West: The Gold Standard of Banking

SACC-SF/SV Organizational Sponsor, Bank of the West’s history of serving the Bay Area community and contributing to economic growth in Northern California began in 1874. The bank was founded as Farmers National Gold Bank of San Jose just a little over two decades after gold was discovered at Sutter’s Mill and in the same year that the Second San…


Letter from our Chairwoman

Dear Members & Friends, It has been my honor to serve as SACC-SF/SV’s Chairwoman for one year. Assuming the leadership of an organization with such a long and rich history, I knew I wanted to find ways to honor this history while seeking out ways to break new ground and reflect the fast changing and…


iGoMoon: Changing the World of Web Design 

“Our mission is to change the industry Rocket by Rocket” – Mattias Gronborg, Co-founder and CEO. The story begins back in January 2010 in Stockholm Sweden, when Mattias Gronborg and Robert Nyberg created social media and search strategies for their clients. They discovered that for many of their clients it was difficult to implement the new…


Crayfish Cravings in California

While Swedes are well known for their reserved and civilized demeanor, for a few weeks in August they let their hair down and partake of an annual late-summer bacchanalian rite. The crayfish season is a time for Swedish restraint to be shed with a vengeance … The end of Swedish summer brings crayfish season, and…