Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Super-size the staff! GE division’s arrival a study in team building

WORCESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL – It’s something we see more and more: companies packing up and moving to Marlborough, or choosing the area as the best place to launch a new venture. ... read more

First look: take a tour of New England Cryogenics’ new space in Marlborough

BOSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL – New England Cryogenics Center, parent company of New England Cord Blood Bank, is opening the doors to its new world headquarters in Marlborough. ... read more

Sunrun to bring 100 jobs to Marlborough

WORCESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL – The residential solar company Sunrun, based in San Francisco, has announced that it will open a new branch office in Marlborough, bringing more than 100 jobs to the area. ... read more

State focus: Massachusetts – nothing common about its wealth

BUSINESS FACILITIES – Massachusetts is the 14th most populous state in the U.S. with approximately 6,745,408 people and a growing pool of available workers. It has the nation’s sixth highest GDP per capita and currently is an economic leader in finance, IT, renewable energy, defense and maritime trade. ... read more

Marlborough named a top small-market city for manufacturing

METRO WEST DAILY NEWS – The Boyd Company, an internationally recognized business relocation firm, recently ranked Marlborough as one of its top 40 small-market cities for high tech manufacturing.
John Boyd, a principal with the Boyd Company, said the Princeton, New Jersey-based corporate site selection business studies what clients are looking for when relocating and ranks small-market cities based on the cost to operate in those cities, lifestyle amenities for employees and transportation. ... read more

Trail work expected to start next month

METRO WEST DAILY NEWS – Conservation officials expect work to create two long-distance trails, including one that will weave through the “Boroughs” communities, will begin next month. ... read more

Biopharma firm plans $37M Marlborough expansion

WORCESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL – A Framingham-based biopharmaceutical company wants to expand its operations in Marlborough, with plans to add 50 jobs within the next decade, according to documents provided to the Worcester Business Journal. ... read more

Developers intrigued by downtown Marlborough parking lot

METRO WEST DAILY NEWS – During a recent tour of the city center to promote the new downtown zoning district, developers called the parking lot at the intersection of South Bolton and Main streets an ideal spot for future development. ... read more

Marlborough leaders mark a year of growth

WORCESTER TELEGRAM – More than 50 officials, business leaders and commercial real estate brokers gathered at the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation’s annual Founders Reception to celebrate a year of unprecedented economic growth and an influx of job-creating businesses. ... read more

Marlborough FinCom OK’s $100K transfer for small business loan program

WICKED LOCAL MARLBOROUGH – The Finance Committee this week signed off on a $100,000 budget transfer to create a revolving loan fund economic development officials say will help strengthen the city’s small business base. ... read more