Berkeleyside would like to express its gratitude to our current advertisers:

Amoeba Music, Aurora Theatre CompanyBerkwood Hedge SchoolBernardo Lopez Garden Design & InstallationBuy Local BerkeleyCarolyn Jones at The Grubb CompanyClaremont Hotel, Club & Spa, Donkey & Goat WineryEcology CenterFocal PointThe Grubb Company, Health and Wellness MattersHotel Shattuck Plaza/Five RestaurantMechanics BankOccupy Wall StreetOrinda AcademyPark Day SchoolPhoto Laboratory, The Psychotherapy InstituteSt Paul’s Episcopal SchoolTehiyah Day SchoolTelegraph Avenue Business DistrictTom Miller & Friends Lawyers, and UC Berkeley Optometry.

We encourage our readers to patronize these businesses and help stimulate the local economy. If you are interested in promoting your business or service to Berkeleyside’s 135,128 unique monthly visitors (latest numbers), don’t hesitate to contact us.

Lance Knobel (Berkeleyside co-founder) has been a journalist for nearly 40 years. Much of his career was in business journalism. He was editor-in-chief of both Management Today, the leading business magazine...