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PRESS RELEASES

StemExpress, headquartered in Folsom Ca, expands into clinical market.

Fast growing insurance brokerage, Decisely, expands with new space in Folsom.

San Francisco based startup UpMetrics to grow engineering team in Folsom. 

Intel breaks Guinness Book of World Record with 1,500 drones in Folsom.

PowerSchool, headquartered in Folsom Ca, Completes Acquisition of PeopleAdmin

American Advisors Group LLC picks Folsom for national mortgage lending office. 

Conference Direct locates in Folsom- Conference Direct, which specializes in all aspects of corporate event planning, has opened an office in Folsom. Based in Los Angeles, the company provides assistance in securing hotel accommodations, meeting space, conference venues and hospitality services nationwide and on a global level. The Folsom accounting operations .nter will staff up to 35 employees.

PERMITTING

The process of starting a business both large and small in Folsom is outlined on the City of Folsom's website. Click here for information. 

City of Folsom Accelerated Small Business Tenant Improvement Review (F.A.S.T.I.R.) Program allows customers and their designers to schedule one-hour appointments for streamlined approval of plans. 

If you are a corporation looking for more specialized assistance during your site evaluation process including site selection, resource identification, workforce information and connections, please contact us.

ACCOLADES

Folsom is heating up internet search engines as it continues to garner nation-wide recognition as a top community to live, work, raise a family or locate a business. For two years in a row, Folsom has been ranked as the No.1 place to raise a family in California by WalletHub (2015-2016). The city’s most recognized honors include:

#15 Most Livable Small Cities in the United States

Smart Asset, 2018

Top 30 Safest Cities in the United States

Safe Home, 2017

#3 Best Place for Young Families in CA

Nerd Wallet, 2017

No 5. Best Place to Live in CA

Nerd Wallet, 2017

Nation's Best City to Build a Forever Home

GoodCall, 2017

23rd Best Beach Town

Wallethub, 2017

WalletHub

2015 and 2016

No. 1 best place to live in California for Young Families. Criteria included family life and fun, education, health, safety, affordability and socioeconomic environment.

America's Coolest Suburb

Thrillist.com, 2016

WallStreet

2015

22nd best place to live in their list of “America’s 50 Best Cities to Live.” Criteria based on crime rates, access to amenities, housing affordability, education and employment.

Best Cities For Young Professionals

Movoto, 2015

Best Places for Young Families in Northern CA

Nerd Wallet, 2015

Best Cities For Job Seekers

Nerd Wallet, 2014

Best Places to Live

Money Magazine

#11 Smartest Suburbs in America

Movoto

BUSINESS CONCIERGE

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Interested in Folsom? Let us answer all your questions. This effort is facilitated by CEO Joe Gagliardi and the staff at the Folsom Economic Development Corporation. Let our organization be your concierge providing a personal introduction to Folsom. And be assured that assistance will always be available from start-up to scale-up.

More about Joe Gagliardi
Gagliardi is CEO of the Greater Folsom Partnership – a collaborative effort of three entities – the Folsom Economic Development Corporation, the Folsom Tourism Bureau and the Folsom Chamber of Commerce. Gagliardi, a civil engineer, has been contributing to the foundation of Folsom for more than 25 years.

Interested in experiencing Folsom? Contact Joe Gagliardi at (916) 985-2698.

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FIND YOUR IDEAL JOB AMONG TECH GIANTS OR AN INNOVATIVE STARTUP THAT CHANGES LIVES. WITH NEAR PERFECT WEATHER AND NATURAL AMENITIES, YOU CAN CYCLE, RUN OR KAYAK ONLY A FEW STEPS AWAY FROM YOUR FRONT DOOR. THE QUALITY OF LIFE HERE IN FOLSOM SURPASSES HIGH EXPECTATIONS FOR BOTH FAMILIES AND COMPANIES.

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