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Innovation – A Core City Service

With Washington focused on budget battles and partisan gridlock, cities have emerged as the best source of government innovation. Our residents are busier than ever and more dependent on their smart phones and technology tools to keep them informed of no…
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2013/09/innovation-core-city-service

Looking for a Job? Head over to Fremont, the No. 10 City for Job Seekers in California

If you’re on the hunt for a new job, Fremont is the place to start looking. According to a recent study conducted by a consumer advocacy website called NerdWallet, the City of Fremont came in as the no. 10 top city in California for job seekers. So, what …
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2014/01/looking-job-head-over-fremont-no-10-city-job-seekers-california

Why Award Recognition for Fremont’s “Silicon Valley Website” Matters

The Holmes Report named Fremont’s “Think Silicon Valley” website the winner of the “innovation in owned media” category last month. When we kicked off the campaign to increase awareness of Fremont’s proposition for business back in September 2012, the …
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2014/02/why-award-recognition-fremonts-silicon-valley-website-matters

Special Mid-Market Venture Seminar Tomorrow

You talked, we listened. We’ve heard from so many Fremont companies who are looking for opportunities to network with other Fremont companies and are interested in how national economic trends will affect their business. If this applies to you or someone …
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2014/06/special-mid-market-venture-seminar-tomorrow

Fremont - 5th Best City for Job Hunters in 2015

We’re ringing in the New Year with a big win! Fremont recently claimed the 5th place spot on WalletHub’s list of top 10 cities for job seekers in 2015 (a significant improvement from last year when NerdWallet named Fremont the 10th best city for job seeke…
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2015/01/fremont-5th-best-city-job-hunters-2015

Fremont’s new city engineer talks about Warm Springs, BART, Downtown Fremont, and his philosophy for a connected City

With long-time City Engineer Norm Hughes now serving as public works director, Fremont looks to Hans Larsen from the City of San Jose to lead engineering efforts here in Fremont. Here he discusses his new role, future projects, and what Fremont residents …
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2015/06/fremonts-new-city-engineer-talks-about-warm-springs-bart-downtown-fremont-and-his-philosophy-connected-city

Fourth of July, Families and Fremont’s Business Blog

As the holiday weekend approaches, and our attention turns to barbecue grills, the Fourth of July Parade, and our families, it seems like a good time to reflect on one of the often overlooked items that makes Fremont a great place for business. Fremont bo…
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2015/07/fourth-july-families-and-fremonts-business-blog

Coming Soon: Startup Grind Fremont as Latest Bay Area Chapter

We may be located in 170 cities and 70 countries and be 200K entrepreneurs strong, but the Startup Grind network continues to evaluate prospective cities as we grow. We look for globally focused startup communities that are engineered to educate, inspire …
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2015/07/coming-soon-startup-grind-fremont-latest-bay-area-chapter

Come for Art; Stay for BART

At last weekend’s Festival of the Arts event — a street fair extravaganza spanning two days, 700 booths, and more than 300,000 people — the City of Fremont teamed up with BART to highlight the upcoming opening of the Warm Springs/South Fremont Station.
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2015/08/come-art-stay-bart