MURRIETA, Calif., March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- InSoCal CONNECT is pleased to announce Carol Caldwell will join its team as the Program Manager. Caldwell brings extensive experience consulting with technology firms including start-up companies in the software, biotechnology, and communication industries. "The Executive Committee is confident Mrs. Caldwell's professional savvy and entrepreneurial energy will play a key role in helping InSoCal CONNECT forge a diversified, robust and sustainable future for the Inland Southern California region," says Carla Sanchez, InSoCal CONNECT spokeswoman. "I'm excited to join the effort to ignite the latent potential in this strategic geographic area," says Caldwell. "I'm enthusiastic about working towards InSoCal CONNECT's vision by building a thriving entrepreneurial and technology rich eco-system that will draw even more talent and resources to the already established and highly-educated community." Carol Caldwell has worked in professional and business development throughout her entire career. Using a variety of proven methodologies, Caldwell has trained sales professionals, coached C-Level executives and managed client relationships. In 2011, she launched HireMatter, a technology talent recruitment firm she lead to success by building a pipeline of clients across the United States in the technology and start up space. Prior to that, Carol was Vice President of Search Group/Simply Biotech, where she generated new business and launched a new division. As a Branch Manager at Ledgent, and Robert Half International before that, she honed her business development and client management expertise, while also coaching executives in best practices in the finance and accounting industry. While Assistant Vice President at Bank of America, Carol trained associates and coached managers and executives. She earned her Master's in Business Administration from Hope International University and her Bachelor's in Business Administration from California State University Dominguez Hills. About InSoCal CONNECT: InSoCal CONNECT is a private sector led 501(c)(6) organization committed to accelerating innovation and promoting the expansion, formation, and development of technology companies, entrepreneurship and export opportunities in the Inland Southern California region. By expanding the best practices of San Diego CONNECT, InSoCal CONNECT works to advance the technology economy to create higher paying jobs, a more diversified and robust economy, more export opportunities, and sustainable Inland Southern California communities. InSoCal CONNECT is headquartered at Swenson Advisors, LLP located in Murrieta, California.