Bridging the Gap

Bridging the Gap

View a recording of the forum Here  “Bridging the Gap” between Tourism and the Community in the Face of Disaster Sonoma County Hospitality Association is hosting a forum to start a conversation between the community and the hospitality industry to actively support...
Contracts in the Age of Coronavirus

Contracts in the Age of Coronavirus

Missed the Meeting? View the recorded meeting HERE. Moderator Percy Brandon, Vintners Resort, will be asking insightful and interesting questions to an experienced and knowledgeable panel – sharing some clarifications to the challenging questions of the day. Our...
Reopening Strategies

Reopening Strategies

Group Meetings and Events Reopening Strategies California is re-opening. Are you ready? Thursday, June 3 | 10-11 AM in Person and on Zoom Join SCHA for our first-ever hybrid digital and in-person panel presentation and discussion, where we will look at national, state...
2021 HR Alerts

2021 HR Alerts

Please join us for this important on-line seminar, FREE to SCHA Members: 2021 HR Alerts – Employment Law Updates:  What you need to know! Thursday, February 18, 2021 10:00-11:00 AM via Zoom. Led by Tracy Emmerich, HR Consultant with Leap Solutions Group. Just...
Livestreaming 101

Livestreaming 101

Please join us for this important on-line seminar, FREE to SCHA Members: Livestreaming 101: Why Facebook Live and how to get started today! Thursday, December 17, 2020 10:00-11:00 AM via Zoom. If you aren’t creating video as part of your digital marketing plan,...
Tales from the Front Lines

Tales from the Front Lines

Please join us for this important on-line seminar, FREE to SCHA Members: Tales from the Front Lines: Hospitality Industry Learnings from Covid-19 We are thrilled to present an outstanding group of local industry leaders from lodging, dining, winery, and attractions to...
SCHA Inaugural Annual Meeting

SCHA Inaugural Annual Meeting

Sonoma County Hospitality Association (SCHA), formerly Sonoma County Lodging Association, presents their Inaugural Annual Meeting on Thursday, February 7th from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM at the Doubletree by Hilton, Sonoma Wine Country. The annual meeting luncheon will...
2019 Labor Law Updates

2019 Labor Law Updates

Please join us for this SCHA educational workshop: 2019 Labor Law Updates for the Hospitality Industry Are new labor laws keeping you up at night? Increase your peace of mind by learning what you need to know from the experts. Thursday, March 7, 2019 3:30 PM to 5:00...
Mixer at Costeaux Bakery & Cafe

Mixer at Costeaux Bakery & Cafe

Please join us at Costeaux Bakery & Cafe for professional networking, small bites and wine presented by SCHA members Paradise Ridge Winery and Clos du Bois. Mark your calendar for Thursday, March 21 from 5-6:30 PM The event is FREE to all SCHA Members and their...
ADA Accessibility Laws

ADA Accessibility Laws

ADA Accessibility Laws and Your Website Attend this timely session to learn what ADA accessibility is and how your website can be ADA accessible. Monday, April 29, 2019 3:00 PM to  4:30 PM Sonoma County Tourism Offices There is a flurry of litigation going on right...
Chefs of Tomorrow Fundraiser

Chefs of Tomorrow Fundraiser

The Sonoma County Lodging Association invites you to join us for the Annual Wine Country Chefs of Tomorrow fundraiser on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Rohnert Park. This entertaining night of great food, local wines, silent and live auction raises...
Front Line Service Training

Front Line Service Training

SCHA Front Line Service Training Workshops Get ready for the upcoming season and refresh your front line staff with affordable half-day training sessions presented by Sonoma County Hospitality Association. What a great time for a ‘service tune up’! These sessions will...
Mixer at Ramekins Culinary School

Mixer at Ramekins Culinary School

Please join us at Ramekins Culinary School, Events & Inn for professional networking, small bites and wine from Trombetta Family Wines and Comstock Wines. Mark your calendar for Thursday, May 23 from 5-6:30 PM The event is FREE to all SCHA Members and their...
Mixer at Bear Republic Lakeside

Mixer at Bear Republic Lakeside

Please join us at in the private patio at Bear Republic Lakeside Brewpub for professional networking, cold beverages and small bites! Mark your calendar for Wednesday, June 26 from 5-6:30 PM and RSVP Today The event is FREE to all SCHA Members and their guests....
Winning with Journalists and Influencers

Winning with Journalists and Influencers

Media Relations Seminar: Winning with Journalists and Influencers SCHA is proud to partner with Sonoma Valley Visitors Bureau (SVVB) to present a workshop designed to build your skills for publicity success. Publicity pro and SVVB Executive Director Tim Zahner will...
Mixer at Mountain Mike’s

Mixer at Mountain Mike’s

You’re Invited… SCHA Mixer at  the new Mountain Mike’s Pizza in Coffey Park  Please join us at in the private patio at Coffey Park’s newly re-opened Mountain Mike’s Pizza for professional networking, cold sips and small bites! Featured...
Supervisor Candidate Forum

Supervisor Candidate Forum

Sonoma County Hospitality Association Co-Presenting District 3 Supervisor Forum January 29 The Sonoma County League of Women Voters and Sonoma County Hospitality Association will be presenting the District 3 Supervisor Forum with incumbent Supervisor Shirlee Zane and...
Hardening Your Business

Hardening Your Business

Please join us for this important SCHA educational workshop: Hardening Your Business: Assessing Risk and Options Making any changes to your business to make it more resilient is called ‘hardening’. Our recent fire and power outages, as well as increasing awareness of...
SCHA Annual Meeting

SCHA Annual Meeting

Sonoma County Hospitality Association Annual Meeting: Vision 20/20 Please register by Tuesday, March 3 and plan to join us!  As we kick off 2020 and a new decade following an especially challenging year, it seems especially important to get centered and focused on...
Livestreaming 101

Livestreaming 101

Please join us for this important on-line seminar, FREE to SCHA Members: Livestreaming 101: Why Facebook Live and how to get started today! Thursday, December 17, 2020 10:00-11:00 AM via Zoom. If you aren’t creating video as part of your digital marketing plan,...
Front Line Service Training

Delivering Outstanding Hospitality

Please join us and enroll your teams in this important on-line seminar, FREE to SCHA Members: Delivering Outstanding Hospitality in the New Landscape As front-line hospitality professionals navigate new safety procedures and protocols for reopening, there is a need...
PSPS and Safety Planning

PSPS and Safety Planning

Please join us for this important FREE on-line seminar: PSPS and Safety Planning Workshop for the Hospitality Industry Thursday, August 20, 2020 10:00 – 11:30 AM (on-line workshop)  Presented by SCHA, PG&E and Sonoma County Office of Emergency Services Learn...
Digital and Social Media Marketing

Digital and Social Media Marketing

Please join us for this important on-line seminar, FREE to SCHA Members: Digital and Social Media Marketing Success Strategies for Reopening Thursday, April 8 | 10-11 AM via Zoom Join SCHA and Digital Storyteller and Marketer Shana Bull for tips and insights as we...
SCHA Holiday Mixer

SCHA Holiday Mixer

SCHA Hospitality  Association Holiday Mixer at Paradise Ridge Winery Sonoma County Hospitality Association is honored to be one of the first groups invited to experience the newly re-opened Paradise Ridge Winery! Join us as we raise a glass of Paradise Ridge wine,...
SCHA Annual Meeting

SCHA Annual Meeting

Sonoma County Hospitality Association Annual Meeting: 2021 Hospitality Recovery Toolbox Friday, March 12th | 11:00am – 12:15 pm Please register by Thursday, March 11 and plan to join us!  It’s hard to believe that our 2020 SCHA Annual Meeting was in person on March 5...
SCHA Industry Forum

SCHA Industry Forum

SCHA Industry Forum: Meetings and Events Reopening Strategies: California is re-opening. Are you Ready? Thank you to our Panel for a wonderful and informative forum! Missed it? You can still view the full forum here. Please join us for this important hybrid in person...
Past events 2016-2018

Past events 2016-2018

Thursday, November 08, 2018 Sonoma County Lodging Association Mixer at Hampton Inn Petaluma Thursday, October 25, 2018 Are You Ready? Disaster Preparation Symposium for the Hospitality Industry Thursday, September 20, 2018 Sonoma County Lodging Association Mixer at...
Welcome to SCHA

Welcome to SCHA

The mission of the Sonoma County Hospitality Association is to represent the interests of the hospitality and tourism industries through advocacy, education and partnerships within the community. We will focus on initiatives that make it easier to thrive in the...
Sonoma County Hospitality Outlook April 12

Sonoma County Hospitality Outlook April 12

We’re overjoyed to be able to meet in person for the first time in over a year! Tuesday, April 12, from 9 a.m. – Noon, join us for a breakfast meeting at the DoubleTree by Hilton Sonoma Wine Country. Cost is $35 Per Person. We are thrilled and looking forward to...