Santa Cruz Works Supercharges the Board


Erickson Promoted to Executive Director

SANTA CRUZ, CA - August 1, 2019 - Santa Cruz Works announced two new board members and a set of new officers charged with making it faster and easier for local businesses and talent to connect with the tech community: Kate Roberts / Monterey Bay Economic Partnership, Drew Meyer / Amazon. Margaret Rosas / Looker was appointed President... READ MORE

SANTA CRUZ, CA - - May 1, 2019 - - Doug Erickson, founder of the Santa Cruz New Tech MeetUp, has taken the helm as Executive Director of Santa Cruz Works, the organization that launched in 2014 to promote jobs, networking, and learning for the Santa Cruz tech ecosystem. The two companies will functionally merge to become an umbrella organization serving businesses throughout the Santa Cruz County. Santa Cruz Works connects strategic partners from education, government, coworking & accelerators, businesses, venture capital, and other job-growth organizations. READ MORE

Resideo Acquires Buoy Labs


AUSTIN, Texas, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Resideo Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: REZI) announced it has acquired Buoy Labs, based in Santa Cruz, California. The newly acquired company produces an innovative Wi-Fi enabled solution that tracks the amount of water used in a home, integrating smart software and hardware that can identify potential leaks and intervene to prevent them through its subscription-based app services. READ MORE

SANTA CRUZ, CA, May 4, 2019 / Santa Cruz Sentinel - The Santa Cruz New Tech MeetUp has merged with Santa Cruz Works and both will be known as Santa Cruz Works moving forward.

“The joining of forces of Santa Cruz Works and Santa Cruz New Tech is a powerful engine for success,” said Peggy Dolgenos, president of Cruzio Internet, in a press release. “The combined entity recognizes that Santa Cruz has a unique place in the international tech scene: we’re highly innovative, but in a community-oriented way. ” READ MORE

Santa Cruz New Tech Merges with Santa Cruz Works