Recent Office News & Press
June 18, 2018 | In The News
Source: Climate Redwood City
March 1, 2018 | In The News
Source: San Jose Mercury News
Current Redwood City Job Openings
May 21, 2018 | Wellness. Life. Balance.
We had a little “puppy therapy” today in our Redwood City office. Pound Puppy Rescue brought in four lab mix puppies for our Team Members to snuggle with. Studies show that playing with or petting an animal can increase levels of the stress-reducing hormone oxytocin and decrease production of the stress hormone cortisol.
May 18, 2018 | Giving Back
Our PA’s in Northern California hosted a shoe drive in support of My New Red Shoes. Thanks to the generous donations from Team Members in our Redwood City, Stockton and Livermore offices – we collected (53) brand new pairs of athletic shoes for homeless and low-income children and teenagers within the San Francisco Bay Area.
April 28, 2018 | Giving Back
The Redwood City office continued a 28-year partnership with Rebuilding Together April 28, 2018. Together with our subs and volunteers, we worked together to help the St. Francis Center transform a 25-unit building in downtown; providing a safe, clean and affordable place to call home for families who live and work within our community.
March 21, 2018 | Giving Back
Throughout the month of March, our Team Members gathered in each office for a group “shelfie” with their favorite books in support of Disney’s Magic of Storytelling initiative to put one million books in the hands of children in need across the country.
September 7, 2017 | Giving Back
We proudly unveiled the new Leroy Nieman Art Studio at the Boys & Girls Club of San Francisco Mission Clubhouse. This is our fourth successful collaboration with the Good Tidings Foundation over the past two years.
August 29, 2017 | Fun At Work
Several of our Team Members stopped by the future site of our new Redwood City Headquarters to be a part of history and signed the final beam, which will be raised later today at a formal celebration with City officials.
August 21, 2017 | Wellness. Life. Balance.
All ready for the eclipse with our NASA approved eye wear!
August 4, 2017 | Internship Program
Today we put our interns to the test with a friendly game of Intern Jeopardy. Our winner this year was Karl Heuchert, a CM student from CalPoly. We’d like to thank all of our interns for their hard work and contributions throughout the summer!
June 27, 2017 | Giving Back
Proud to unveil our latest AbbVie and Heart of America Foundation collaboration at McKinley Institute of Technology in Redwood City. The library renovation features all-new bookshelves, furniture, paint and flooring for a very deserving local school.
June 27, 2017 | Wellness. Life. Balance.
We held our Annual Wellness Fair in Redwood City today. It was a fun-filled “day at the fair” with plenty of food, games, massages and prizes; one of many company sponsored events designed to promote wellness in the workplace.
April 12, 2017 | Wellness. Life. Balance.
Continuing our efforts to #giveback we are about to kick-off another Good Tidings / Leroy Nieman Art Studio. The newly transformed space will be unveiled May 19 for the East Oakland Youth Development Center; complete with new cabinets, shelving, track lighting, fresh paint, custom murals and furnishings to create a relaxing space for children to be creative.
March 3, 2017 | Wellness. Life. Balance.
Studies show that dogs have enormous health benefits for people; lowering blood pressure, aiding recovery from heart disease, and improving our psychological well-being and self-esteem. So today it was “Cuddle with a Puppy Day” – courtesy of Pound Puppy Rescue.
February 15, 2017 | Wellness. Life. Balance.
“The Healthiest Form of Projection is Art” -Fritz Perlz. Our Wellness program hosted a painting session to help bring out our Team Member’s inner-Picasso and restore balance in the workplace.
November 3, 2016 | Giving Back
Bill Butler took time out of his busy schedule to share his knowledge with the Boy Scouts Webelos Troop at our St. Leo’s Project. The boys have now earned there Build-It Pin.
June 28, 2016 | Giving Back
A brand new art studio was unveiled on June 28, 2016 thanks to a generous donation from the Good Tidings Foundation and the construction expertise of W. L. Butler Construction, Inc. The Leroy Neiman Art Studio is part of an expansion for the Rock Teen Center in north Phoenix, which also recently opened a music recording studio for teens.
June 23, 2016 | Giving Back
W. L. Butler joined forces with AbbVie and Heart of America Foundation to refurbish two under-resourced school libraries in the Bay Area by improving designs and layouts; providing new furniture, technology and library books; and providing books for students to take home. The team unveiled the new and improved libraries at Grant Elementary in San Jose on Tuesday, June 21 and Garfield Elementary in Redwood City on Thursday, June 23. Both projects were similar in scope; requiring demolition/replacement of the existing flooring, adding fresh paint and installing new book shelves.
May 20, 2016 | Think Green
We kicked off our 2nd Annual Green Fair today with over 15 sustainability-focused businesses. Among them… Aquarium of the Bay provided education about protecting the bay fisheries, Body Technique provided massages, Commute.org offered commute assistance services, Earthquake Supply Center had disaster kits on hand, Farm Fresh to You discussed the importance of organic produce, Fusion Jerky had samples to try, High Definition Solar shared their solar electric systems, LittleGreenCycle Food Truck served an organic lunch, Motostrano had electric bikes to test ride, MultiPure shared water conservation tips, My Open Road demonstrated its patent-pending mobile technology, PG&E discussed energy efficiency programs, Recology shared recycling and composting tips, the Fire/Police Department provided community outreach, Renewal by Anderson shared their energy efficient doors and windows, Solar Express Lighting demonstrated their SolaTube interior lighting systems and Towne Ford had several electric cars on display.
April 26, 2016 | Giving Back
At the 926 Woodside Ribbon Cutting today, Bill Butler presented gifts to the Redwood City Fire and Police for their outstanding emergency response back in October 2013. Fire Chief Stan Maupin obtained a new fire training/equipment trailer for junior firefighters and Deputy Chief Gary Kirby accepted a $2,000 check on behalf of the Police Activities League for Youth.
January 26, 2016 | Giving Back
November 25, 2015 | Giving Back
The Redwood City office donated 1,700lbs of turkeys (100 total) to the Menlo Park Senior Center on the eve of Thanksgiving.