SD Graduation Party + Job Fair

Thank you to everyone who came out for the first-ever SD Grad Party + Job Fair on May 30 at SILO in Makers Quarter™! Part business, part celebration, this event gathered local tech, startup and nonprofit companies to mingle with the graduating class of 2014 (+ other local job seekers) in a casual, outdoor setting. Highlights included:


This inaugural event was made possible through the generous contributions and participation of the Job Fair sponsors. Special thanks to these pioneering employers:

SeamgenSonyMicrosoftAnonymizerPROVENPacific Arts, MovementTakeLessonsStayClassyUberGoFundMeAlternate RouteBlack Swan SearchPlant With

PurposeSuja JuiceSoftClouds and Zeeto Media


No suits or formal interviews were here – rather, job seekers and employers kicked back over DJ music, craft beer, food trucks, games, a 'SloMo' video booth, an interactive mural and more. Additional thanks goes to:

Green Flash, Hess Brewing, Iron Fist Brewing Co., Fat Cat BeersURBN St. Brewing Co. (for the brews)

Frida's Cocina, Simply Fresh, Cheesey Amigos (for the bites)

Blue Wesley Photography (for the photos – view more here:

DJ Frequency and DJ Apex (for the tunes)

The goal of this event was to empower our new grads, enliven our community, and promote San Diego employment opportunities in an unexpected, new way. We're pleased to announce that a new tradition is born. 

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