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News - December 21, 2012

Pickering leaving Alameda County Fair for top Cal Expo post

Fair, Pleasanton fairgrounds saw phenomenal growth, profitability during his 14-year reign

by Jeb Bing

Long-time Alameda County Fair CEO and Bay Area Boy Scout executive Rick Pickering has been hired as the new general manager of the California State Fair, also known as Cal Expo.

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Posted by Great Job, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Dec 20, 2012 at 8:06 pm

Thanks to the entire Pickering family for helping to make our town so great. Rick has coached hundreds of soccer players and oversees thousands of Scouts. Dawn Pickering is a very well respected teacher at Valley Christian High. Sacramento will be blessed to have Rick and Dawn in their town!