NEW REPORT SHOWS LOCAL SCIENCE AND TECH SECTORS HAVE GROWN TO A QUARTER OF SAN DIEGO’S GDP
San Diego – In a newly-expanded co-working space in downtown San Diego surrounded by some of the city’s most innovative entrepreneurs, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer will announce the results of a new report that shows the continued growth of San Diego’s innovation economy.
The latest CONNECT Innovation Report shows how San Diego is creating new jobs, fostering new startups, cultivating the growth of existing businesses, attracting investment and how the innovation sector now accounts for a quarter of San Diego’s total gross domestic product.
CONNECT is an innovation company accelerator in San Diego that helps entrepreneurs gain access to the resources they need for success.
|WHO:||Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer
Greg McKee, CONNECT President and CEO
Jay Chernikoff, DeskHub President and CEO
|WHEN:||Thursday, September 15, 2016, 10 a.m.
2159 India Street
San Diego, CA 92101