Grow Hays is excited to announce that is merging into

Garrett Bland and Lane Patterson wanted to create a more user friendly job listing website and approached area employers. Hearing about their endeavor, Grow Hays quickly reached out hoping to join forces and letting them take the lead. was created in 2007 as a joint project between the Ellis County economic development agency, State of Kansas and local employers. The site was designed to serve as a hub for Hays area employment information with listings of area businesses along with a description of what they do, employment opportunities, and contact information. The site has been the top website for local job seekers for many years. Due to financial constraints Grow Hays couldn't complete the desperately needed overhaul to the HHJ website to bring it up to today's needs.

Bland and Patterson are introducing a new job listing website, That site will provide analytics, be mobile friendly, easy to use, and increase applicant viewership. Bland commented "Working with Grow Hays has been an exceptional and insightful process. We are excited to continue providing Hays and the surrounding communities with a platform to find and post employment opportunities".

Grow Hays Office Manager Ernee Sly said that "the website has been a great resource for those seeking local employment. I know will continue to bridge the gap between employers and job seekers. We look forward to being a resource partner and helping Work Hays any way possible." will be implementing a new 'claim your business’ feature to help usher in new business owners and human resource representatives. They will also be manually moving over all of April's positions, making sure people looking for employment can still find information during the transition.