PR Log - Aug 04, 2011 - SARTA’s CleanStart initiative announces a series of informational webinars that will serve as a preview to this year’s Clean Tech Showcase while extending insight into clean tech innovation and job growth opportunities within the Sacramento Region. Industry experts will highlight green workforce training initiatives and Sacramento’s Million Gallon Challenge: Better Biofuels for the Region. These webinars have been developed through a partnership between SARTA and Jack Frost Design to further CleanStart’s initiative to accelerate the development of clean technology ventures..
The first webinar, being held on August 11, will provide businesses with valuable information on the programs offered at the Los Rios Community College District that certify individuals to work in the clean tech industry. Presented by Ms. Glendine Porter, GreenForce Initiative Grant Program Director at Los Rios, employers and the general workforce will benefit from the action-oriented information presented at this webinar. This is essential content for businesses that are seeking to identify potential workforce resources, for individuals considering job training or retraining, and for anyone interested in learning how the Sacramento region is fast becoming THE country’s leader in clean/green technology innovation and job growth.
WHEN? Thursday, August 11, 2011 at 11:00am – 12pm (PDT).
WHERE? Anywhere! All you need is a computer and internet connection.
Each webinar in the series will conclude with a snapshot of the presenters and topics of discussion at the upcoming Sacramento Clean Tech Showcase being held on October 24th at Sacramento State. A CleanStart event, the Showcase is the premiere networking and educational event for the clean tech industry in the region with expected attendance of more than 800, over 90 exhibitors, media representatives and a host of industry professionals. For more information about the Clean Tech Showcase, visit www.cleantechshowcase.org.
SARTA is accelerating the growth and development of the technology sector in the Sacramento region. SARTA is the nexus that links technology leaders, entrepreneurs, investors, service providers, community organizations, and educational institutions. CleanStart is an initiative of SARTA designed to accelerate the development of clean technology ventures within the greater Sacramento region. Our mission is to empower entrepreneurs with the knowledge, capital and connections that are critical to creating a successful new business. SARTA is a 501(c) (3) corporation established in 2001. For more information about SARTA’s CleanStart program, please visit www.sarta.org.
ABOUT JACK FROST DESIGN
Jack Frost Design is a full-service digital agency, with expertise in SharePoint technologies and marketing strategies. Jack Frost Design is honored to partner with SARTA on this webinar series and the Clean Tech Showcase as the marketing agency of record. For more information about Jack Frost Design, please visit www.jackfrostdesign.com.