Murrieta Innovation Job Fair is a Massive Success!

MURRIETA, CA– Yesterday, February 13th 2018, over 400 job-seekers attended the City’s “Spring Into Action” job fair hosted at the Murrieta Innovation Center. Companies such as Pechanga, Wells Fargo, The Federal Bureau of Investigation, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, and more were in attendance seeking qualified individuals to join their teams. In total there were 37 organizations seeking to hire qualified employees in areas such as education, hospitality, medical, industrial, customer service, warehouse production, security, …

Startup Digest – Avoid a Down Round!

How to avoid a down round.

September is here, Labor Day is next week, and summer is on the wane. Must be time for Startup Digest! Every week we try to find all of the events, stories and meetups that can help startups move the needle and build our community. Help us out by letting us know about events and activities that should be included here. And spread the word about this Digest, the more people who read it the more …

Studying Cybersecurity to Attract New Industries

cyber-security

The City of Murrieta is focusing on cybersecurity as part of a larger effort to attract additional tech and healthcare companies, its economic development director Bruce Coleman tells GlobeSt.com exclusively. Although Murrieta grew as a bedroom community—it experiencing a 233% population growth from 2000 to 2010 and now has a population of nearly 108,000, making it the largest city in Southwest Riverside County—it is now focused on business growth, says Coleman.   “We have recently …

1Million Cups presents “Things for Work” and “Primenove”

The second 1Million Cups meeting at the MIC

Today was our second 1Million Cups meeting here at the Innovation Center! Thanks to everyone who came out and the day was a huge success. Learning about everything from pets to large scale accounting programs, today was a great educational opportunity and an even better chance for our presenting companies to get some valuable feedback. Our first presenter today was, “Things for Work” with a program that allows financial analysts to manage all of a …