“Advance Kern” Incentive Program Aims to Bolster Industries Throughout County

Advance Kern in making waves!  Kern Economic Development Corporation’s CEO, Richard Chapman, highlighted the incentive program’s benefits in the Bakersfield Californian.  According to Chapman, “This is an important part of the toolkit when you look at site selection factors.  It’s about…

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Growing Kern County’s talent pipeline: An economic development priority

By Richard Chapman (Originally posted to the Kern Business Journal on June 7, 2018) In the economic development world, workforce quality continues to be the leading site selection factor for companies considering relocating to or expanding in Kern County. The Bakersfield metropolitan statistical…

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