Share This Profile
Share this profile on Facebook.
Link to this profile on LinkedIn.
Tweet this profile on Twitter.
Email a link to this profile.
See other services through which you can share this profile.
This profile was last updated on 4/21/10  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

Mr. Sal Garza

Wrong Sal Garza?
 
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • Galesburg Senior High
  • Hamilton Technical College
  • Carl Sandburg College
  • St. Ambrose University
173 Total References
Web References
"I didn't bring a bag of ...
www.thehawkeye.com, 21 April 2010 [cached]
"I didn't bring a bag of money with me, so it's not a sure thing," replied Salvador Garza, a representative with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.
...
Garza said the hope is that by the end of the year some Henderson County residents will begin to see some of the grant dollar funds go into their pockets.
...
"I didn't bring a bag of money with me, so it's not a sure thing," replied Salvador Garza, a representative with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.
...
Garza said the hope is that by the end of the year some Henderson County residents will begin to see some of the grant dollar funds go into their pockets.
WTVP - Headlines
www.wtvp.org, 17 June 2008 [cached]
Mr. Salvador Garza of Galesburg was elected as a new trustee and will serve a three-year term. Mr. Garza is an economic developer for the Illinois Department of Commerce-Economic Development.
WIEDP
www.wiedp.org, 1 Jan 2008 [cached]
Twenty-five new union jobs - in warehousing/distribution - were recently added at the factory on U.S. 150 between Galesburg and Knoxville after the local plant won a competition with "four or five" other Gates Rubber facilities, according to Sal Garza, senior account manager for the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. read more
New Job Creation at Gates Aided by Prairie Tech and DCEO Through the assistance of the DCEO Opportunity Returns Regional Economic Developer, Sal Garza, Prairie Tech was able to offer Gates $12,500 of the grant funds to offset 50% of the training cost associated with bringing on new staff at the Galesburg Facility. read more
Register-Mail.com - Galesburg Register-Mail Online
www.register-mail.com, 10 May 2006 [cached]
Sal Garza, a 20-year employee at Maytag's Galesburg facility, said this morning he was not surprised by the announcement.Garza was a senior engineer at the Galesburg facility when Maytag announced it was closing the local plant in October 2002.
Garza said he was "disheartened with the news of the Galesburg facility closure," and opted for a different career path rather than transfer as he believed other Maytag facilities would experience a similar scaling back.Garza now serves as the manager of the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity's regional economic development division.
"I'm concerned for the people that made it their livelihood," said Garza, adding he had a good career at Maytag and enjoyed his job with the company.
WTVP - Headlines
www.wtvp.org, 23 July 2008 [cached]
Mr. Salvador Garza
...
Peoria, IL - WTVP 47-TV is pleased to announce the election of Mr. Salvador Garza of Galesburg to the Board of Trustees of the Illinois Valley Public Telecommunications Corporation (IVPTC)-the governing body of Central Illinois' public television station WTVP. Mr. Garza, an economic developer for the Illinois Department of Commerce-Economic Development, will serve a three-year term as an At Large member.
Mr. Garza is a dynamic community leader involved in many area civic, educational and charitable activities and is sought out for Board membership by many organizations.
...
Mr. Garza was nominated to the IVPTC board by Galesburg-area businessman, restaurateur and entrepreneur Jay Matson.
Born in Zaragoza, Mexico, Garza moved to Galesburg with his family when he was a child. Starting at age 7, his summers were spent as a migrant worker in the Princeville area and Wisconsin. He graduated from Galesburg Senior High at age 17 and began an eight-year stint in the United States Marine Corps. While serving in the Reserves, he started as a production worker for the Admiral Company and continued his education at Carl Sandburg College, St. Ambrose University and Hamilton Technical College in the evenings. He continued in his career through many promotions to become a Senior Engineer with the Maytag Corporation that had purchased Admiral many years since. After more than 20 years with Maytag, he chose to pursue another passion: community revitalization and economic and workforce development.
Garza received an appointment from the Governor in 2004 to lead the State of Illinois Workforce Development effort through the Opportunity Returns Economic Development initiative. He had responsibilities for all 102 Illinois counties overseeing workforce projects and staff. In 2005, he moved over to an economic development position serving the Western Illinois Region.
Garza, a naturalized citizen, is a dedicated family man and community leader. He and his wife of 22 years, Eva, have three children: Amelia, Sergio and Sofia.
Other People with the name "Garza":
Accelerate your business with the industry's most comprehensive profiles on business people and companies.
Find business contacts by city, industry and title. Our B2B directory has just-verified and in-depth profiles, plus the market's top tools for searching, targeting and tracking.
Atlanta | Boston | Chicago | Houston | Los Angeles | New York
Browse ZoomInfo's business people directory. Our professional profiles include verified contact information, biography, work history, affiliations and more.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.
zirhbt201304