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Wanderful Media and Chico State. Chico State and Wanderful Media.

Wanderful Media and Chico State. Chico State and Wanderful Media.

As I wrote back in September, one of the main reasons from moving from our old location to our current location in Downtown Chico was to be near the Chico State campus continuing the long tradition of working with Chico State and its students. As a company, Wanderful Media has made a commitment to search... more
Taste of Chico 2014: Helping Chico find local deals, one app at a time

Taste of Chico 2014: Helping Chico find local deals, one app at a time

  Every year, Chico’s finest local and regional restaurants, breweries, wineries gather in downtown Chico to treat thousands of participants who live near and around Chico to its fantastic fare. Held this year on September 14th, those that attended not only were treated to great food and beverages but live music and great art. For... more
Meet Wanderful Incubator’s Soul id

Meet Wanderful Incubator’s Soul id

Since moving to our Chico office from the airport to downtown last year, we have continued to hire Chico State students and alumni, as well as launched an incubator program. A business Incubator program by definition is an organization designed to help the growth and success of entrepreneurial companies through support, mentorship, services, physical space and more.... more
Wanderful Guest Speaker: Chris Tolles

Wanderful Guest Speaker: Chris Tolles

  Topix Co-Founder and CEO Chris Tolles spoke about entrepreneurship and what it takes to start a new company, as part of Wanderful Media’s speaker series. More than 100 invited guests along with Wanderful employees attended the event on March 27th at the company’s downtown Chico office. Topix is the largest local forum site in... more
Wanderful Media’s Downtown Chico Office Welcomed by Business Community

Wanderful Media’s Downtown Chico Office Welcomed by Business Community

Wanderful Media’s Chico office held a ribbon cutting and reception on Thursday, February 6, 2014, for the official business community welcome from the Chico Chamber of Commerce. Event attendees included Chico City Councilmember Sean Morgan, Chico Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Katie Simmons and Wanderful Media CEO Ben T. Smith, as well as community and... more
Content Curation for Better Browsing

Content Curation for Better Browsing

Content curation is the process of collecting, organizing and displaying information relevant to a particular topic or area of interests.   Content curation is not new, museums and galleries have been doing it for years and are experts in this area. However, in the last year, content curation has been making a name for itself with... more
Wanderful: Tech Company of the Year

Wanderful: Tech Company of the Year

How does Wanderful Media top off a year that redesigned a website, launched an iPad and iPhone App and moved lock stock and barrel into one of Chico’s coolest buildings? By being named “Tech Company of the Year” during the Innovate North State’s 29th Annual Innovation Awards on December 3, 2013. Innovate North State is... more