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…

Successful Christmas Luncheon 2018!

Over a hundred guests enjoyed beautiful songs from Zaida Singers, Glögg and wine from Sjoeblom Winery, Good Idea drinks, Christmas buffet by Chef Pelle, The Swedish church Lucia Choir and amazing prizes from the Christmas Tree Raffle and Silent Auction. See some of the pictures below. Thanks to our amazing photographer Camilla Ekenheim!

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…

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….

Krisjon Svanberg Design brings minimalism to the Valley

“For me, the style modern classic means emphasizing space and a minimalistic approach to detail. The Scandinavian style is definitely an inspiration.” This is how Krisjon Svanberg, Principal of Krisjon Svanberg Design in San Francisco, describes his architectural style. Krisjon Svanberg Design is a new member of SACC-SF/SV and provides modern architectural design services globally….

What happens after an internship at SACC-SF/SV?

“The internship at SACC SF/SV exceeded all my expectations – the organization, the talented people in and around SACC and the possibility to work and live in one of the world’s most interesting cities.” -Emma Lindelöw, Marketing intern spring 2018 Every year talented interns from Sweden join the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in San Francisco &…