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2018 Major Employers List Press Release

259 Qualify as Pierce County’s Major Employers in 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 29, 2018 – Tacoma, WA The Economic Development Board for Tacoma-Pierce County has published its 2018 Major Employers…
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We went to high school and wound up in a zoo

October Investor Briefing focuses on workforce of tomorrow Several times each year the EDB invites its Investors to attend an update on our recruitment, retention, and outreach efforts. But the…
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Pierce County represents at Farnborough Airshow

Pierce County delegation touts region at Farnborough Airshow The EDB and other representatives of Pierce County took to the skies last month to attend the 2018 Farnborough Airshow, July 16-22, in Hampshire,…
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July 2018 Briefs

James Hardie: EDB recruitment success, then and now In the Frederickson corporate offices of James Hardie Building Products Inc., the framed front page of the September 1997 issue of Teamwork hanging in the…
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Infoblox, a successful EDB recruitment

“Should we grow here and can we grow? Of course the answer is yes. It’s affordable here, we don’t have traffic issues, and the weather is just as good.” -Michael…
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NewCold, a successful EDB recruitment

“Thank you to the City of Tacoma. They have been extremely helpful and welcoming to us. They want us here.”  -Joe Bundrant, CEO, Trident Seafoods We’ve been talking about NewCold for…
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Tacoma’s a Tech Town

Tech Town Tacoma A major tech recruiter arrives, and an incubator grows ideas, businesses and jobs When worldwide tech recruiting, consulting and outsourcing firm Oxford Global Resources outgrew its Federal Way space,…
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Biotech emerging in Pierce County

RAIN, Geneva Foundation emerging biotech presence The news from Revalesio is big, and it’s just one example of an emerging biotech focus in Tacoma-Pierce County. Two Tacoma-based nonprofits are also…
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