This years event promises information on economic development and how to grow/bring jobs to our community. David White, CEO of the Stanislaus Business Alliance will discuss the results from the data his organization has gathered on over 200 businesses in our area. His presentation will shed light on a strategic approach to help these businesses grow and how we might attract more business to our area. Congressman Jeff Denham will participate in the event and explain how we may attract Federal dollars to the region. Matt Machado, Director, Stanislaus County Department of Public Works will expound on economic development projects that are in process throughout Stanislaus County.
In addition, the State of the Region event will include a panel of elected officials, including Senators Anthony Cannella and Cathleen Galgiani as well as Assemblymembers Kristin Olsen and Adam Gray, who will share their plans to help our area attract jobs.