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San Jose Ranked #1 City in U. S. For Small Businesses

June 5, 2014 by SJEconomy | Blog

#sjsmallbusiness San Jose recently ranked as the No. 1 city in the U. S. for small business, according to  Biz2Credit’s report. The City’s No. 1 ranking is based on a weighted average that includes annual revenue, credit score, age of business (in months),…

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San Jose Airport Ranks Second Fastest Growing Medium Hub in U. S. – Points to Strong Economy

May 6, 2014 by SJEconomy | Blog

#sjinvestment Mineta San Jose International Airport increased passenger traffic by 5.9 percent in 2013, making it the second fastest growing medium-sized hub airport in the nation. Director of Aviation Kim Becker Aguirre noted, “This growth reflects the streng…

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San Jose Welcomes Dublin Lord Mayer | New Sister City Link with Guadalajara

April 6, 2014 by SJEconomy | Blog

#sjinternational Highlighting San Jose’s strong economic linkages with Mexico,  San Jose established a new Sister City affiliation with Guadalajara, which is Mexico’s center of information technology. San Jose is Guadalajara’s largest trading par…

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San Jose Ranks #1 in Nation for Upward Mobility

March 6, 2014 by SJEconomy | Blog

#sjtalent In a recent report by the National Bureau of Economic Research, San Jose ranked as the #1 city in America for upward income mobility. Specifically, the report found that residents have the highest chance nationally if starting in the bottom 20% of income d…

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