Collaboration in Civic Spheres

“Technology Industries Spread Wealth in Washington State”

by Matt Rosenberg July 2nd, 2014

Writes the Executive Director of the Technology Alliance, Susannah Malarkey, at the Washington Business Alliance’s blog Catalyst.

“Through multiplier effects, technology-based employment and associated economic activity support a total of nearly 1.4 million jobs across all sectors of our economy, equivalent to 42 percent of total Washington employment. That 42 percent represents retail, recreation, construction, and financial and legal services provided by more than 920,000 people in our state thanks to the growing presence of tech.”

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