Silicon Shire: 'Eugene is a real hub for tech companies'

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Bruckner said these companies have jobs waiting to be filled: tech firms face a local labor shortage because skilled college graduates leave the area in search of work.

"I was hearing from students at the university that they didn't think there were opportunities in town for them," Bruckner said.

Bruckner wants to slow this brain drain with closer networking with the University of Oregon, Oregon State and Lane Community College computer science departments.

Tom Adams from KVAL News profiled the Silicon Shire for a story set to air Monday, February 11, on KVAL News at 6.