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San Ramon Business Spotlight

Nuvis Landscape Architects


Today Search San Ramon interviews Leslee A. Temple of Nuvis.

Nuvis provides landscape architecture & planning services.

Nuvis serves the following areas:

  • Costa Mesa, California
  • San Ramon, California
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Scottsdale, Arizona

leslee a temple

Leslee A Temple

What made you want to start your business?

Nuvis is a Landscape Architecture and Planning professional services corporation, started in April 1971

What sort of training did you have before going into business?

The 4 owners/stockholders all have Bachelor of Science degrees in Landscape Architecture from Cal Poly Pomona.

Who is your ideal customer?

Our customer base is primarily private developers, governmental agencies, and profession design alliances.

What do you consider your biggest weakness and/or area of opportunity?

Our biggest challenge has been the 5 recessions that Nuvis has successfully managed for survival. The biggest opportunity is staying informed in potential markets and staying actively diversified.

Do you own your business or is it a franchise?

Nuvis is a privately held corporation, established in 1970.

What advice do you have for someone who is considering starting a business in your industry?

Have a solid business plan and strategy for all aspects of finance before launching your services.

What have you achieved in business that makes you the most proud?

Our team of individuals, past and present, who engage in the practice and continue to move Nuvis into the future

If you had a chance to say one thing to a brand new customer, before they meet you in person, what would it be?

TEAM – together everyone achieves more

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Contact Nuvis in San Ramon:

San Ramon, CA
(925) 820-2772

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Miles Mochizuki, CPA

Miles Mochizuki

Miles Mochizuki, CPA is a CPA & Consulting firm providing comprehensive accounting, tax and consulting services for businesses. We are a well-respected firm with a reputation for expertise and integrity.

Miles Mochizuki, CPA understands that businesses need a competent and reliable financial advocate. Yes, we can do your tax preparation and process accurate financial statements. But our real strength lies in our ability to stand with you as you grow your business and to be a trusted partner as you make the difficult decisions necessary for your success.

Miles is a CPA with more than 25 years of experience in taxes, accounting and business management. After serving his country in the military, Miles joined the international accounting firm of KPMG, where he performed accounting, tax and consulting work for clients in insurance, real estate, construction, manufacturing and other industries. While with KPMG, Miles was part of a select group of candidates to pass all four parts of the national CPA exam on their first attempt.

Miles left KPMG to start his own accounting and consulting firm. Later, he was appointed as Finance Director of Pacific Telesis Group, a Fortune 500 company and the parent company of Pacific Bell and Nevada Bell. Miles also served as the Chief Financial Officer of start-up technology companies Innopath Software, Logilent Learning Systems, and MobileForce Technologies, and was an advisor and consultant to several other venture-backed technology companies in Silicon Valley. In addition to his experience in tax and financial planning, Miles has completed financing ranging from bank and lease credit lines to venture capital and debt and equity offerings. He has set up accounting systems from scratch and has also managed IT and HR. His wealth of experience in a variety of areas plus his tax and accounting expertise have made Miles a valued advisor to his business clients.

Miles Mochizuki, CPA
(925) 413-9198

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salon murcel diablo plaza san ramon

salon murcel diablo plaza san ramon

Salon Murcel understands make-over as an art. A way of flirtation to beauty. Whether you are fitting out for an appearance, a party, a dinner, or breaking away from the monotonous person you see in the mirror, come to our place anytime.

We have a pool of top make-up artists, hair stylists and beauty consultants to assist you with every cut, stroke or brush you want. We give expert suggestions on how to enhance that beauty you wish to see. With us, you’ll learn to love yourself more.

Our fine customer service has been reputed as the best in the area. We care for every client with utmost hospitality and warmth to make them comfortable in sharing their own beauty concepts.

Through innovative salon services, you have several options to choose from. All services are as flexible as your whims.

Salon Murcel
2435 San Ramon Valley Blvd
San Ramon, CA 94583
(925) 552-5103

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Search San Ramon – Find Local Businesses Online

SearchSanRamon is a directory of businesses and organizations based in San Ramon, California. Our San Ramon business directory is a comprehensive, human-edited directory of businesses in the San Ramon Valley. For your convenience, we have grouped business listings by category and sub-category.

Add your company’s profile to our searchable database today to start gaining more exposure for your business. SearchSanRamon receives lots of quality traffic from prospective customers looking for San Ramon-based corporations, organizations, government agencies and anything else local to San Ramon.

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sandy bigman orthodontics canyon lakes dental centre

sandy bigman orthodontics canyon lakes dental center

Dr. Bigman was drawn to orthodontics because of the holistic approach to moving teeth. He enjoys the positive energy that transforming smiles creates. He loves helping patients’ self esteem as well as preserving patient’s teeth for the rest of their lives. He has a passion for orthodontics for over 25 years, and when he removes the braces his face lights up as he watches his patient’s excitement at their new smile.

Dr. Bigman earned his B.A. in Biological Sciences and a D.D.S. (Doctor of Dental Surgery) from The University of the Pacific. Following dental school, Dr. Bigman practiced general and restorative dentistry in Walnut Creek and Fremont for 2 years before going to Orthodontic graduate school. He then attended Fairleigh Dickinson School of Dental Medicine in Hackensack, New Jersey and earned his master’s degree in Orthodontics. Dr. Bigman has been able to treat a wide variety of cases and continues to attend extensive continuing education to stay at the forefront of orthodontics. He is passionate about his profession and helping his patients obtain the best smile possible. He has extensive experience in treating complex cases including orthognathic surgery cases, interdisciplinary cases and cosmetic/restorative setups as well.

Dr. Bigman is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Orthodontics at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, as well as a part time attending professor at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, New York. He has lectured nationally and internationally on various topics related to orthodontics. He loves giving back to the community and continually supports local sports teams, schools, scout troops as well as many other great causes. Dr. Bigman’s family includes his wife Neleen, and their children Jason, Amanda and Hallie.

Dr. Sandy Ira Allan Bigman
525 Bollinger Canyon Way, Suite 102
San Ramon, CA 94582
Phone: (925) 735-1515

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diablo deli diablo plaza san ramon

diablo deli diablo plaza san ramon

It is a very convenient location for your luncheon and business activities. We prepare for delicious and excellent choices for your taste and selection.

Try our healthy Deli selections and daily specials.

Gourmet Catering & Deli Items:

  • Business Luncheon
  • Wedding & Special Events
  • Party Planning Available

Also Avaiable:

  • Party Trays
  • Cold and Hot appetizers
  • Hot and cold entrees

Plan your next party with us!

Diablo Deli
2435 San Ramon Valley Blvd., # 4
San Ramon, CA 94583
Phone: (925) 838-0101

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nob hill cleaners diablo plaza san ramon

nob hill cleaners diablo plaza san ramon

Welcome to Nob Hill Cleaners where we understand that you’ve made a substantial investment in your wardrobe and we invite you to experience the ultimate in garment care. Nob Hill is committed to excellence and wants to be “Your cleaner for life”.

We believe it is our responsibility to support a healthy environment for our customers, our employees, our community and our future generations.

We are a family owned and operated business since 1983. With combined experience of more than 50 years in the dry cleaning industry. Nob Hill is committed to providing environmentally-safe cleaning methods for cleaning your clothes. It is our desire to do the best possible cleaning for our customers thus we have limited ourselves to one physical location and a limited area for pick up and delivery. Spreading ourselves “too thin” in our opinion would accomplish nothing except creating frustration for our valued customers.

Nob Hill Cleaners uses a combination of the most environmentally-safe cleaning process available. A combination of dry cleaning with “Green Earth” non-toxic odorless cleaning process thoroughly tested and proven to cause no short or long term health risks and professional wet cleaning technologies. We use gentle, environmentally safe soaps specially formulated for our “Green Earth” and wet cleaning processes.

Our natural process keeps your garments lasting up to three times longer. There are no harsh odors or chemical residue left on your garments.

You will have our 5 points of distinction

  • Reasonable prices
  • High quality cleaning
  • Outrageous service
  • Comfortable and friendly atmosphere
  • Environmentally friendly

We understand that your time is extremely valuable- that is why we feel it so important to make your experience with us an easy one. If your in a hurry (Once you are in our data base) you can drop your garments off at the counter grab another bag and be on your way. Free pick up and delivery service is also another convenient solution.

Nob Hill Cleaners
2475 San Ramon Valley Blvd.
Suite 11
San Ramon, CA 94506
(925) 743-1333

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Diablo Contractors

Specializing in Heavy Engineering Construction The staff of Diablo Contractors has been directly involved in over 100 Heavy Construction projects in California during the past 30 years. These projects include:

  • Water Treatment Plants
  • Mass Transit
  • Underground
  • Bridges
  • Concrete Structures
  • Sewer Treatment Plants and Foundations

Diablo Contractors was started in 1997. Since that time DCI has experienced steady growth in personnel, volume and construction assets.

California Licenses Held:

  • A General Engineering, B Building
  • C-10 Electrical (general)
  • HAZ (Hazardous Substance Removal Certification)

Diablo Contractors
7 Crow Canyon Court
Suite 100
San Ramon, California 94583
Phone: 925-552-8250

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