SHASTA COUNTY BUSINESS NEWS

IASCO Partners with SkyWest Airlines

IASCO Flight Training (IFT) is pleased to announce that they will partner with SkyWest Airlines on a new Pilot Bridge Program. The program gives students earning a professional pilot degree additional opportunity toward becoming a SkyWest Airlines first officer. Upon...

Beer and Bytes Has Meet-Up at Op-Test

Beer and Bytes was held at Op-Test's new facility on Wednesday, May 29th. These events are an opportunity for those involved with technology and start-up pursuits to get acquainted with each other. Ideas are being formulated how it will work best. The goal is to...

May’s Brown Bag Lunch at Shasta EDC

On Friday, May 31st, 2013 the Shasta EDC's office was buzzing. Several area business and leadership people came to hear Rod Dinger, the Redding Municipal Airport manager, discuss where we are at in the drone test site selection and also getting more flights in and out...

Redding on Radar for Silicon Valley Tech Firms

By David Benda, Record Searchlight, May 2013 About a year ago, Rick Sbrocca pitched an idea to the Economic Development Corp. of Shasta County. Sbrocca would use his Silicon Valley connections to help the north state become a back-office hub for high-tech companies...

Using Data Management to Build Your Bottom Line

by Chris Gibson Christopher W. Gibson is vice president of the Survey, Imaging, Geographic Information System (GIS), Infrastructure, Rail, Land Administration and Environmental Solutions businesses of Trimble Navigation Limited. SECO, a well-known surveying company in...

Redding Awaits Word on Drone Test Site

By Jenny Espino Record Searchlight, April 2013 A day after Redding officials’ late-night debate on drone testing in the north state, a months-long wait begins to hear which six sites will be selected to study how the pilotless technology can be incorporated into...