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If you are ready to move or expand your business, City of Oakland staff can help you find a new Oakland location. They can help you understand zoning laws and get important permits. They can also look at property listings for you and help you understand the local real estate market. Contact the right City of Oakland staff person for help with your business. 

Steve Lautze, Industrial, Manufacturing and Green Businesses
(510) 238-4973    
slautze@oaklandnet.com

Keira Williams, Retail, Dining and Entertainment
(510) 238-3853
kwilliams@oaklandnet.com

Marisa Raya, Tech, Startups and Nonprofits
(510) 238-6230 
mraya@oaklandnet.com

Juno Thomas, All Other Businesses
Oakland Small Business Assistance Center Coordinator
(510) 238-4727
jthomas@oaklandnet.com