Statewide Economics Summit Series Comes to Redding

On July 28, economic developers will have the opportunity to join 1,000 likeminded professionals in Redding as part of a statewide effort to collaborate and work creatively in generating economic growth. Building Momentum with Lean Resources is the theme of the first of three collaborative economic development summits, to be kicked off in Sacramento, and simulcast to Shasta County featuring localized discussions on ways to create economic opportunity in the area. The summits will be hosted by California Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) in partnership with the California Association for Local Economic Development (CALED) as part of the series goal to reach 1,000 economic developers across the state over summer 2011. Continue Reading


Youth Entrepreneurs to Hurl Their Best Pitches

What: Shasta Youth Entrepreneurship Competition at Shasta College When: Thursday (April 7), 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Where: Shasta College Theatre The public is invited to cheer on six talented local young people as they compete in the Youth Entrepreneurship… Continue Reading

Workshop: Social Media … for Small Business?

What: SBDC offers workshop: Social Media … for Small Business? When: April 7, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Where: Center for Economic and Workforce Development, 2990 Innsbruck Dr., Redding. The Shasta College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) offers a new… Continue Reading