Oakland Lands Blue Shield Headquarters and 1,200 Workers

by George Avalos   OAKLAND — Blue Shield of California has agreed to move its headquarters and 1,200 workers to Oakland, the nonprofit health plan said Wednesday, a move that will help it escape fast-rising office rents at its current location in San Francisco. Blue Shield’s move represents the largest relocation of an office tenant [...]

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Uber Shakes Up Oakland With Massive Purchase of Former Sears Building

  By Cory Weinberg Reporter Uber Technologies Inc. will open a large office in Oakland, taking all of the workspace in the refurbished Sears building that will open in two years, according to a source with knowledge of the deal. The deal gives Uber all 330,000 square feet of the building. Uber made the deal [...]

C&W Sponsors Spirited Mayors’ Conference in Oakland, CA

Jim Gardner, Managing Editor of the SF Business Times poses questions to Mayors' Ed Lee and Libby Schaaf. Photos courtesy of SF Biztimes STATE OF THE CITIES: Mayors' Economic Forecast in Oakland, CA by Mike Kirner Senior Marketing Associate Northern California Cushman & Wakefield San Francisco was a premier sponsor of a much [...]