Archive for the ‘Press Releases’ Category

MEDC awards winner of first Marlborough Dine Local Challenge

Marlborough, MASS. December 18, 2014 – Marlborough resident, Vicki Emerson, has won the city’s first Marlborough Dine Local Challenge and collected the grand prize of $1,100 in gift cards to area restaurants. ... read more

Marlborough Approves New Mixed-Use Downtown Zoning District

Marlborough, MASS. December 1, 2014 – A rezoning proposal, designed to spur redevelopment in downtown Marlborough, passed with a unanimous vote through City Council tonight. ... read more

Record turnout, job openings at Marlborough Works! Job Fair

Marlborough, MASS. October 8, 2014 – More than 400 job openings at 27 Marlborough companies were on offer at the third annual Marlborough Works! Job Fair held at the Courtyard by Marriott last night. That’s 33% more jobs than in 2013, and four times more than at the fair’s inaugural run in 2012. ... read more

Marlborough Works! initiative highlights value of online jobseeker tools

Marlborough, MASS. October 2, 2014 – As part of Mayor Arthur Vigeant’s Marlborough Works! initiative to increase local employment, the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) held a LinkedIn Workshop for local residents at the Embassy Suites on Tuesday night. ... read more

Business owners, entrepreneurs learn how to access financing

Marlborough, MASS. September 26, 2014 – Close to 40 Marlborough business owners and entrepreneurs attended a free seminar at The Campus at Marlborough yesterday morning, to learn how to secure financing for their new or existing ventures. ... read more

Resume workshop kicks off Marlborough Works! initiative

Marlborough, MASS. September 24, 2014 – Close to 30 jobseekers attended a free Résumé Development Workshop at the Embassy Suites yesterday, kicking off this year’s Marlborough Works! program.  ... read more

Marlborough’s biggest employers will be hiring at job fair

Marlborough, MASS. September 2, 2014 – The Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) is preparing to host its largest Marlborough Works! Job Fair yet on October 7th, 2014 from 6pm to 8pm at the Courtyard by Marriott-Marlborough Ballroom. ... read more

Renovations of Marlborough Downtown Park completed

Marlborough, MASS. August 5, 2014 – The Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) has completed renovations of the Downtown Park. ... read more

MEDC showcases downtown redevelopment plans

Marlborough, MASS. July 18, 2014 – Mixed-use developments, redesigned buildings, and a parking permit program are among the major proposed changes showcased at last night’s Downtown Marlborough Open House. ... read more

Commitment to development helps Marlborough bounce back

Marlborough, MASS. May 30, 2014 – Faced with the departure of some of its largest employers during the recession, Marlborough’s commercial vacancy rate has bounced back more rapidly than in most Commonwealth communities. That is no accident, says MassDevelopment CEO & President Marty Jones, who was the keynote speaker at last night’s Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) Founders Reception. ... read more