A highly qualified workforce. Research and manufacturing infrastructure. Nearby academic institutions. Financial incentives. And, most of all, an astounding way of life. The North Bay is the affordable alternative to other Bay Area locations.
Why not have it all?

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NBLSA Co-Hosting California Competes Tax Credit Workshop, December 8th

The North Bay Life Science Alliance and the San Rafael Chamber of Commerce will be co-hosting a California Competes Tax Credit Workshop for Marin and Sonoma area businesses on applying for tax credits from the California Competes program, an initiative of the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz). This event will be of […]

Degree Holders

The percentage of Marin County residents holding a bachelor's degree or higher

Office Costs

Office space costs 38% less than in San Francisco

Latest stats show North Bay is more affordable

Home Costs

Median home prices cost 38% less than in San Francisco

Life Science Salaries

Salaries in the North Bay are up to 44% less expensive than San Francisco

Ultragenyx Recognized at CLSA’s 2015 Pantheon DiNA Awards

Ultragenyx, the Novato-based clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, has been recognized with a Rising Star Award at the 2015 Pantheon DiNA Awards, a flagship program of the California Life Sciences Association (CLSA) to recognize achievement and honor excellence amongst life science leaders. This year’s Pantheon DiNA Awards Ceremony will take place Nov. 17 at the San Francisco […]