Digest #4

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  • Forbes names Santa Cruz 6th on 'Best City For Future Job Growth' list 
    • Forbes "Projected annual job growth: 3.4%, Median household income: $62,052, Unemployment rate: 9.0%"
    • Santa Cruz Sentinel 
      "The future for the city of Santa Cruz looks bright, according to Forbes.com, which has placed our coastal surf town at No. 6 on a list of best cities for future job growth."
    • KSBW [video]
      "Really? Forbes Magazine ranked Santa Cruz #6 in the U.S. for Best Cities For Job Growth."
  • Scott Design earns double gold in Hermes Awards "The Hermes Creative Awards, an international design competition, recognized Scott Design with two Gold Awards in its 2013 competition. Scott Design received awards in B2B website design and direct mail design"
  • Gifted high-school students learn game design at UCSC COSMOS summer camp "The California State Summer School for Mathematics and Science (COSMOS) is a 4-week summer residential program for high school scholars with demonstrated interest and achievement in math and science... We took the students through an intensive four-week introduction to designing and programming both 2D and 3D video games." 
  • News from Plantronics: 
  • "We have presentation opportunities for local WordPress fans at our monthly Meetup. We have 400+ members and gather each third Wednesday at Cruzio. We welcome topics of interest to WordPress Developers or newbies, including themes, plugins, new technologies. SEO topics topics welcome, too." 

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