Tech boom spurs growth in Sacramento region

Sacramento Tech Boom

A tech boom is generating new jobs in the Greater Sacramento area, and the River City looks to become a rival to Silicon Valley when it comes to highly trained tech workers.

“We have folks moving in from the Bay Area, Salt Lake City to Sacramento, just because there is so much buzz here,” said Manvir Sandhu, chief executive officer of Zennify.

Sandhu’s firm offered a Champagne toast to innovation Wednesday at its new headquarters in Sacramento’s Natomas neighborhood.

Zennify, a startup company, just announced big plans to grow in Sacramento by tripling its workforce numbers.

“We went from three to 40 (employees) in two years,” Sandhu said. “And I see us getting to about 120 here in two years from today.”

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