January 28, 2014 > Wieckowski named CA Legislator of Year
Wieckowski named CA Legislator of Year
Submitted By Jeff Barbosa
TechAmerica, a leading U.S. technology trade association, named Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) its California Legislator of the Year today for his Òcontinued championing of California as the worldÕs innovation center.Ó
ÒOur state is bouncing back after suffering through the Great Recession and our technology sector is driving our recovery,Ó Wieckowski said. ÒBy growing more jobs here in California and making the most of our stateÕs competitive advantages, we can strengthen our economy and put more people back to work.Ó
In a press release, TechAmerica said Wieckowski stood out as a true leader for the technology sector by working to ensure that tech continues to thrive and grow within the state.
WieckowskiÕs Assembly district, comprised of southern Alameda County and northeast Santa Clara County, includes numerous high tech companies.