News from the Ada Jobs Foundation

Press Release: Sunnie Dawn Baker Joins Ada Jobs Foundation

Press Release: Sunnie Dawn Baker Joins Ada Jobs Foundation

ADA, OKLAHOMA – Sunnie Dawn Baker joins the Ada Jobs Foundation (AJF) as the new Ecosystem Digital Content Manager. Baker brings a wealth of community knowledge, creativity, and writing experience to an impactful role of telling the story of technology-based...

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Looking for D.E.P.T.H.

Looking for D.E.P.T.H.

Ada’s Strategic Engagement for Economic Development in 2020 The Ada Jobs Foundation's mission is to help Ada’s economy grow by supporting companies to create new quality jobs in our community. Heading into 2020, we realized that there were barriers to new economic...

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Economic Development in Ada: Community Development

Economic Development in Ada: Community Development

Economic Development in Ada: Community Development Ada’s economic development hinges on a community that has the housing, infrastructure, and quality of life to support new economic growth. We broadly use the term “Community Development” to encompass all of the...

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Economic Development in Ada: Rural Innovation

Economic Development in Ada: Rural Innovation

This is the second part of a series of articles explaining the work, programs, and impact by the Ada Jobs Foundation. You can find the first article here. As part of our work to create new economic development, the Ada Jobs Foundation has a keen focus on Rural...

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Ada Jobs Foundation is Now Hiring: Startup Program Manager

Ada Jobs Foundation is Now Hiring: Startup Program Manager

Job Type:    Full Time Organization:     Ada Jobs Foundation Location:     Ada, Oklahoma   The Ada Jobs Foundation is looking for the right candidate to serve as our full-time Startup Program Manager. This is an opportunity for someone who is passionate about...

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Ada Jobs Foundation is Now Hiring: Technology Community Manager

Ada Jobs Foundation is Now Hiring: Technology Community Manager

Job Type:    Full Time Organization:     Ada Jobs Foundation Location:     Ada, Oklahoma The Ada Jobs Foundation is seeking a new candidate to serve as our full-time Technology Manager. This is an opportunity to create an event and outreach program to reach members of...

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Ada Jobs Foundation Welcomes Amy Childers Elliott to Team

Ada Jobs Foundation Welcomes Amy Childers Elliott to Team

ADA, OKLAHOMA – Amy Childers Elliott is the new Community Development Specialist with the Ada Job Foundation (AJF). Elliott has spent her career working with local governments, non-profits, and communities to develop internal capacity and champion their internal...

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Winners of The Big Pitch Ada 2021

Winners of The Big Pitch Ada 2021

ADA, OKLAHOMA - Four start-up companies competed virtually on November 11th for cash prizes during The Big Pitch Ada hosted by the Ada Jobs Foundation (AJF). Entrants applied to compete from across the state, with AJF selecting four finalists to pitch a new business...

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Applications Now Open for The Big Pitch Ada 2021

Applications Now Open for The Big Pitch Ada 2021

ADA, OKLAHOMA – Applications are now open to compete in The Big Pitch Ada business pitch competition taking place on November 11, 2021. The Ada Jobs Foundation hosts The Big Pitch Ada to provide a platform for entrepreneurs to pitch their business ideas to a panel of...

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Startup Ada Boot Camp 2021

Startup Ada Boot Camp 2021

ADA, OKLAHOMA – Ada Jobs Foundation will again host the Startup Ada Boot Camp (SABC), offering this year’s participants the opportunity to join either virtually or in-person. The Boot Camp is a 6-week cohort based online program designed to equip entrepreneurs with...

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