Spectrum Location Solutions Blog

California Politicians Oddly Silent as Companies Large & Small Leave the State

What the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles had in common this week is that each lost still another company heading for the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. As a business person, former Californian and new Texan, I can understand why. Wiley X, which manufactures protective eyewear, will move its hea...

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Site Selection Co. Joins ‘Mass Movement’ of Businesses Leaving California

McKinney, Texas (April 8, 2021) – Spectrum Location Solutions, a firm that identifies states and cities for companies seeking business-friendly environments, has taken its own advice by relocating from California and settling in Texas. “Companies of all sizes have begun to imagine a post-Covid futur...

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CNBC: Why People & Companies Are Fleeing California

Aditi Roy, a CNBC reporter based in San Jose, identified some of the companies moving their headquarters out of California, which she included in her “Power Lunch” story about a record number of people leaving the state. “Spectrum Location Solutions [told] us between 2008 and 2019, 18,000 companies...

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Site Selection Co. & Private Equity Firm Team to Help
Companies Move from California to Lower Cost States

PITTSBURGH – Investors are launching a new program that will incentivize more companies to leave California – and other states with punishing taxes and regulations, such as New York, New Jersey and Illinois — in favor of friendlier business climates found elsewhere. As of today, a private equi...

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Tax Raisers Target Businesses
How Long Will Businesses Stay in California?

Written by Joel Fox, Editor and Co-Publisher of Fox and Hounds Daily Businesses, particularly corporations, are the targets of tax raisers in the legislature, at city hall and on the ballot. Piling on business taxes in a state notorious for its poor attitude toward business, one wonders how long bus...

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Political, Economic Fallout from California Exodus

That’s the headline for an excellent news clip about people and businesses leaving California by William La Jeunesse, which ran on Fox News today. (Disclosure: I’m pleased with my 16 seconds of fame in this piece.) See the clip here. Joe Vranich understands California’s perennially diffi...

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