(Santa Rosa, Calif.) September 25, 2020 - The Nordby Companies, one of the North Bay leaders in commercial construction, signature homes, and wine cave building, is pleased to announce that Julia L. Van Saun has joined the team as Controller. Julia brings the highest caliber of accounting experience to this new key role where she will help Nordby continue to expand its position as an industry leader. "We are excited that we were able to find a person of Julia's caliber in the market. We're looking forward to her expanding her role and helping Nordby Companies continue to be an industry leader in the North Bay.", said Craig Nordby, CEO, Nordby Companies. Julia will work closely with all day-to-day operations to efficiently coordinate company finances and further strengthen Nordby’s reputation for fiscal responsibility.
As we all consider when we can go back to work, we need to ask the question: What’s your workspace strategy in a post Covid-19 environment? Does your workspace optimize space and technology to provide for a safe and healthy working environment? Will your employees, clients and guests feel comfortable in the workspace you currently have available? We speculate the physical spaces in which we conduct business have not been designed for social distancing and mitigating virus exposure risk. In this Nordby Effect post, we collaborated with Henderson Architect, Inc. to address space configurations, indoor air quality and sanitation, and minimizing potential pathogen transfer from surfaces.
Duckhorn Wine Company has set the standard for American fine wine for almost four decades. Today, our Duckhorn family includes Duckhorn Vineyards, Paraduxx, Goldeneye, Migration, Decoy and Canvasback. In a number of ways, meeting our business goals for growth requires partnering together with insightful and trustworthy general contractors and tradespeople on wine facility expansion projects. More specifically, engaging reliable building professionals on one or more short-term projects is mission critical to a project’s success in terms of cost, quality, and efficiency.
Building with concrete is nothing new. In existence for over 12 million years, it has historical significance. You’ll find Romans built numerous concrete structures, including the Pantheon. Today, concrete is ubiquitous. This composite material consists of fine and course aggregate bonded by cement and water that hardens over time. Concrete is chosen for its strength and aesthetic, characteristics particularly attractive for homeowners looking for a resilient dwelling. This Nordby Effect post discusses things to consider when designing and building a concrete home.
Taking a journey into the earth is a "boring" adventure.
Before you read this post, you should know that this story is not subterranean fiction. There is a lot of truth to this story. If you are afraid of large sharp teeth or dark spaces, we advise you to go back to your regular work day - do NOT read any further. Simply exit this page. We’ll catch you on the next post. However, if you have a sense of adventure, embrace natural hazards, and have a curious mind, then we hope you will join us on our journey into the earth.
In my wildest dreams, I never imagined the Wine Country would evolve into the destination it has become today. Raised in Sonoma, I take for granted what so many find to be a desirable place to live and work. Residing in the Wine Country is a lifestyle – many people are drawn here to live out their dream of owning and operating a winery. Seduced by the lifestyle, I think it is all too easy to want to ignore sound business judgment. In this post, I offer up some helpful insight into the key areas that need to be considered for living your dream of owning a winery.
We are pleased to announce the update of the Nordby sites. Our renewed Internet presence aims to illustrate our past, our present, and our future. When initially conceiving our new sites, we focused on developing content to encourage new visitors to get to know us. Additionally, we wanted to create a platform to support fresh content and persuade our existing audiences to keep in touch.