Jackson County falls in the top third of median wages for Oregon, while Josephine County falls in the bottom quarter. A critical factor in determining median wages is the balance between reliance on local resources and local markets versus broader markets and products that be scaled up and exported. This difference helps explain the broad… Read More.
Recent News from SOREDI
In an effort to improve the business climate for developers in Josephine County, fee reductions and more efficient application processes are being introduced. Read more here: PR New Fees Rev
Southern Oregon Regional Economic Development Inc, (SOREDI) is starting off the new year by reorganizing its peer-to-peer leadership group, SOBIG. Membership dues for Southern Oregon Business Innovators Group, (SOBIG), are now included with SOREDI membership. SOBIG was created to give Southern Oregon business leaders an opportunity to network, brainstorm and problem-solve with one another. Local… Read More.
BOJAC’S is breaking ground in Medford to open 2 indoor birthday party and play facilities on Parsons Drive in west Medford. Laura Ancheta, founder and owner, has hired a local architect and builder and plans are underway to build over 10,000 s/f., with a grand opening expected in late April or early May. BOJAC’s will… Read More.
The Southern Oregon Business Conference, offered by Southern Oregon Regional Economic Development, Inc. (SOREDI) will be held on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at the Inn at the Commons, from 1:30 – 5:30 pm. KeyBank and Moss Adams LLP are presenting sponsors. Tickets are $45 for SOREDI Members, $65 for Non-Members. Register online at www.soredi.org/events to… Read More.