Distinguished European-style California Wine made by Swedes

Katarina Bonde and Bengt Åkerlind moved from Sweden to Seattle in 1992 to work in the IT industry. Little did they know, that they ten years later would own a 60-acre vineyard in Sonoma and produce wine under their own label. Or that their wine, as the first American wine ever, would be served at the Nobel Awards Banquet in 2010.


There is no Planet B – Climate Certify your Business

There is no perfect fit for an approach to climate change. Therefore, Climate Certification launches a new model that helps companies become climate certified and set achievable goals that are…


Robert Strand – A Nordic Enthusiast

Robert Strand, the Executive Director at the Center for Responsible Business and a Lecturer at the Berkeley Haas School of Business, and upcoming Author of ”Sustainable Vikings.” We at SACC…


CAN A SHIPPING SOFTWARE HELP SAVE THE WORLD?

Today, supply is inadequately matched with demand, which generates a staggering waste of resources.  In order to resolve this, we need to focus on circular business models that rely on…


Safe – and stress-free – travels!

The travel industry has been hit exceptionally hard by the coronavirus pandemic. Almost overnight, all forms of travel virtually stopped. Countries implemented travel restrictions, events got canceled, some airlines went…


ATUM – Transforming Bio-science & Accelerating Breakthrough in Covid-19 Research

The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in San Francisco and Silicon Valley is pleased to welcome the biotech industry vanguard ATUM to the network. Headquartered just outside San Francisco in Newark,…


Solvatten – a Simple Solution with a Massive Impact

Solvatten is Swedish for “sun water” and even though there is an abundance of both, one out of eight live without access to safe, clean water at home. That’s one…


Less Taxes, Moore for You

Moving to the US from Sweden, where you can approve your already-filled-in tax form on your phone in seconds, the US tax system will come as an unwelcome culture shock….


ALTEN USA – An International Consulting Firm with Unique Flexibility and an Unmatched Talent Pool

ALTEN USA, earlier known as XDIN, is a leader in engineering and technology consulting with its roots in the Swedish automotive industry. In 2008 they initially came together with the…


GRO Wines – Swedish bred, Napa grown.

GRO Wines is a Napa Valley boutique brand owned by husband and wife winemaking team, Lars and Molly Bjorkman. Having both made wine with grapes from many different sites in the…