19 Sep Powerminds Selected By Saddleback College To Promote Value of Innovation Center To Prospective Students and Industries
Powerminds Selected By Saddleback College To Promote Value of Innovation Center To Prospective Students and Industries
– Company to showcase college as shining example of workforce development with renewed focus on innovation and entrepreneurship –
San Diego, CA – September 7, 2017 – Orange County-based Saddleback College announced today that Powerminds, an action tribe committed to solving wicked challenges in education, will collaborate on the development and expansion of the school’s regional Innovation and Entrepreneur Center.
The company will target prospective students to partake in the centers’ resources as well as to employers needing to develop skilled talent for their businesses.
“Saddleback College is a shining example of how community colleges can be the driving force behind bridging the job skills gap for both individuals and industries,” said Margo Turner, CEO of Powerminds. “We’re excited to employ our combined 90 years of experience in transforming education, workforce and economic development to this mission!”
Saddleback College has been the first choice for higher education and training in South Orange County since 1968. More than 500,000 alumni have gone through its academic and career training programs that enable students to successfully achieve their educational, professional and personal goals. Admission is open to anyone who is a high school graduate, has a high school equivalency certificate or is 18 years of age and shows evidence of being able to benefit from instruction.
Saddleback College has over 25,000 students and more than 1,000 faculty.
Powerminds, Inc. is a unique action tribe, brought together by a shared philosophy and commitment to solving wicked challenges in education. Its tribe has a collective 90 years of transforming education, workforce and economic development spanning every discipline and with every kind of partner to see new ways of doing things. Powerminds’ approach is to assess the challenge quickly, deploy its vast tribe experience in agile teams and create solutions while seeing them through implementation to measured success in open collaboration with clients. For more information, visit www.power-minds.com.