Santa Cruz becoming hot spot for tech: Locals to gather for TechRaising

by Tanya Lewis, The Santa Cruz Sentinel, 3/30/2012
Read full Sentinel article here: http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/ci_20292744/santa-cruz-becoming-hot-spot-tech-locals-gather Forgive me but although the article went to press on March 30, I didn’t read it until yesterday when someone pointed out (by tagging me in Facebook) that I’m quoted in it. Good summary of what’s been going on the past few years and why I really appreciate this community and the support it offers me as an independent consultant in Santa Cruz. In reference to Freelance Camp several years ago:
“It was pivotal in kicking off the tech community,” said web consultant Sara Isenberg. Isenberg, who is an advisory board member of the New Tech Meetup, called the formation of groups such as the geeks, the Meetup and NextSpace a kind of “big bang” for the tech scene.
Sara Isenberg Sara Isenberg Web Consulting & Project Management Email: sara@saraisenberg.com Website: http://saraisenberg.com