Mark Durcan, CEO of Micron Technology explains, "There is a lot of talent in Boise and Micron is not the only high-tech company in town." In Boise, the Micron campus houses research and development, manufacturing and corporate leadership. "It used to be hard to recruit people to Boise, but once they got here they loved it. These days it is pretty easy."
Boise MSA is #5 for best performance in job growth
Headlight, LLC conducted an analysis of employment trends from June to September 2011 to identify the U.S. metros that experienced the highest job growth rates. Boise MSA is #5 out of 77 medium sized metro regions for best performance in job growth. See the full release: http://www.headlightllc.com/bestsummer2011.