It’s not just people fleeing the Bay Area — these businesses are leaving, too
Chevron was part of another generation’s departures from the Bay Area when they moved their headquarters from San Francisco back in 2001, but more recently, the energy giant also moved 400 jobs from San Ramon .
“At this point, it’s basically a truism that hordes of people are moving away from the Bay Area in search of sunnier, more affordable climes, yielding a U-Haul shortage and a whole mini-industry devoted to helping people relocate from the Bay Area.
It’s not just people, though (unless you count corporations as people, like the Supreme Court does). There’s also an exodus of businesses, some say.
This year, outdoor apparel brand the North Face announced plans to move its headquarters from Alameda to Denver in 2019 after Colorado offered the company millions in tax incentives. About 650 people work at….”
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