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Silicon Valley, Central Valley to bridge geographic, economic and political divides to promote ‘Valley to Valley’ connection and ‘Opportunity for All’

Palo Alto, California – Following Governor Newsom’s appearance at Stanford University today where he will talk about economic development, social mobility, and lifting up marginalized communities, nearly 150 business and civic leaders will gather this evening at the local restaurant Il Fornaio to learn more about the economic potential of California’s fifth largest city, Fresno, and the vast Central Valley region. Less than 200 miles southeast from Silicon Valley, Fresno leaders say there is ‘another Valley’ in California, and they believe the Silicon Valley could benefit from business and infrastructure investments that connect the two regions.

Governor’s Chief Economic and Business Advisor Releases Statement on January Employment Numbers

Sacramento, CA – Following the California Employment Development Department’s (EDD) release of the state’s employment data from January, the Governor’s Chief Economic and Business Advisor and Director of the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development Lenny Mendonca issued the following statement.

Governor Brown Lauds State's Small Businesses Ahead of "Small Business Saturday"

Governor Brown, “I urge all Californians to support small businesses during Small Business Saturday on November 24th ..." 

GO-Biz Committee Approves $70 Million in Tax Credits for 17 Companies Committing to Add Over 2000 Jobs in California

Since 2014, GO-Biz has allocated $829 million to 974 companies projected to create 95,139 new jobs and make $17.9 billion in new investments.

GO-Biz Announces $17 Million in New Small Business Technical Assistance Grants

Funds will Support California Start-Ups and Small Businesses Achieve Short and Long-Term Goals

Cyber-Health IT Advisory Board Releases White Paper on Cybersecurity in Healthcare

Document details how California companies can lead on cybersecurity and protecting patient data

GO-Biz Announces Community Reinvestment Grants Program Workshops

Program will provide grants to community-based nonprofit organizations and local health departments to support communities disproportionately affected by past federal and state drug policies

GO-Biz and CDFA Announce $650,000 Federal Grant for California’s Global Trade Expansion Program

State Receives Federal Funding to Boost California Small Business Exports Globally

GO-Biz and Alice Announce the Innovation Showcase Competition at Global Climate Action Summit

The summit will bring leaders and people together from around the world to San Francisco from September 12-14, 2018

GO-Biz Releases Cybersecurity Labor Market Study

Study documents growing need for qualified cybersecurity workers in the marketplace.

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