New Grant Will Bring Jobs to Gainesville

Jobs are coming to Gainesville due to a new Quick Response Training grant between Workforce Florida, Inc., Mindtree Ltd. and Santa Fe College. Through this new grant, Mindtree will hire and provide customized training for 135 new employees over the next two years. SF will oversee the grant as the fiscal agent. Kudos go out to Lisa Anderson, the coordinator of Continuing Education & Corporate Training at the SF Center for Innovation and Economic Development, for her leadership with the grant.

Mindtree is a global information technology solutions company with revenues of over $400 million. It recently opened its first U.S. delivery center in the Ayers Building in Gainesville’s Innovation Square. For more information on Mindtree, please click here to read an article about their Gainesville grand opening.