Partner News

San Mateo County/Silicon Valley

The San Mateo County/Silicon Valley CVB relies on our partners to help our visitors' have the best possible local experience during their visit. We are excited to share and celebrate our partners' special events, milestones, exciting news and more!


Special News & Announcements​


  • See's Candies announced that Pat Egan will become their new Chief Executive Officer in 2019. He is taking over for Brad Kinstler, who’s retiring, and will be only the third CEO since Berkshire acquired See’s more than 40 years ago.
  • The Americas Best Value Inn Half Moon Bay, located at 3020 N. Cabrillo Highway, changed its name to The Miramar Inn & Suites on August 1st. Their new website is and their phone number is 650.726.9700.
  • BART announced that they will be phasing out paper tickets at multiple stations, starting with Embarcadero Station on August 19th. The phase-out will hit Powell St. on September 3rd and Downtown Berkeley on September 24th. We highly recommend purchasing BART Clipper cards in advanced in order to avoid any delays. Click here to purchase a BART Clipper card today!
Welcome, New Partners

Please join us in welcoming our newest partners to the San Mateo County/Silicon Valley family:

Moss Beach KombuchaTHREE Craft Kitchen & Bar, Par 3 & The Lodge at Poplar Creek and Unlimited Biking Rentals


JULY 2019

Special News & Announcements​


  • The first nine-gate section of the new Harvey Milk Terminal 1 at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is now open. Southwest Airlines and JetBlue began flights on July 23rd from the new Boarding Area B.
  • Sam's Chowder House in Half Moon Bay was named one of OpenTable's "100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America" for 2019. Click here to check out the full list of winners.
  • Executive Pastry Chef, Eric Keppler, at the Four Seasons Hotel Silicon Valley in East Palo Alto, was named "The Best Baker in America" by the Food Network. Click here to learn more about him and this huge accomplishment.
  • The Green Enchilada in Pacifica celebrated their Grand Re-Opening, make sure to check them out and enjoy some of the freshest and authentic Mexican cuisine. Their Taco Tuesday Special is a must-try!
  • MICHELIN Guide announced that Pausa Bar & Cookery was named as one of the 151 Bib Gourmand restaurants in the 2019 MICHELIN Guide California.
  • The brand-new, Home2 Suites by Hilton SFO North, opened its doors last month. The new, 155-room, extended stay property is located at 550 Gateway Blvd., South San Francisco.

Welcome, New Partners

Please join us in welcoming our newest partners to the San Mateo County/Silicon Valley family:

Bay Watch Burlingame, Bay Watch San Mateo, and Miramar Beach Restaurant

SMCCVB Partnership Milestone Anniversaries

5 Years



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