Santa Monica Tech Industry to Benefit SMC

Santa Monica College President and Superintendent, Dr. Chui L. Tsang, predicts the rise of tech businesses in Santa Monica is exciting to the future of SMC.

From The Corsair:

“At night, Santa Monica is home to nearly 90,000 residents, and the ocean waves seem louder than the freeway traffic. By day, the population increases rapidly, and Santa Monica swells with beach-happy tourists, groan-worthy traffic, and SMC students.

In recent years, the number of tech-related businesses contributing to the traffic and the general commotion in Santa Monica has increased considerably, and the trend continues.

Tech giants such as Yahoo, Google, and Sony are establishing offices in Santa Monica. They bring along engineers and designers, and open the door for new job opportunities for the Santa Monica community. At the annual State of the City event on Jan. 26, Santa Monica Mayor, Richard Bloom, told the city, “Today, we are not Santa Monica; we are Silicon Beach and Tech Coast.”

Santa Monica College President and Superintendent, Dr. Chui L. Tsang, predicts the rise of tech businesses in Santa Monica is exciting to the future of SMC. According to Tsang, the relationship between the college and the tech scene in Santa Monica is synergetic. “We are a part of the infrastructure,” Tsang said…”

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