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PRESS RELEASES

Folsom is in the news! Here are the latest news briefs from the Greater Folsom Partnership

  • Conference Direct locates in Folsom- Press Release
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    • 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 center will staff up to 35 employees.

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:

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.

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.

Thrillest.com

2016

America’s Coolest Suburb

Expedia

2016

One of the Most Comfortable Cities

Movoto

Best Cities for Young Professionals

Sacramento Business Journal

#2 Most Family-Friendly part of Sacramento County

Nerd Wallet

2014

Best Cities for Job Seekers in California

Money Magazine

Best Places to Live

NerdWallet

Best Cities for Young Families in California

Movoto

#11 Smartest Suburb in America

PERMITTING

The process of starting a business both large and small in Folsom is outlined on the city’s website along with contact numbers. Click here for information. 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.

BUSINESS CONCIERGE

We are here for you. Need help with site location, permitting or information?

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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