Joshua Baer from Capital Factory learns how to further support entrepreneurial growth.
Texas Goes to KC for the ESHIP Summit | Joshua Baer, Austin Startups >
Christina Henderson, executive director of the Montana High Tech Business Alliance, supports local tech entrepreneurs and tells the stories of their unlikely success in an unlikely place far from Silicon Valley.
Read Supporting Startups in Montana's Wide Open Spaces | Sarah Morgan, NationSwell >
Eva Garcia, ecosystem builder and city planner, uses entrepreneurship and collaboration to capitalize on the potential of her Texas city.
Read There's Always Something to Do in Brownsville | Sarah Morgan, NationSwell >
Geraud Staton, founder of Helius Foundation, supports under-resourced entrepreneurs in Durham, Alabama, with free coaching and mentoring to help his community flourish again.
Read When Entrepreneurship is the Only Option | Sarah Morgan, NationSwell >
Brooke McDonald, CEO and co-founder of LeadLocal, identifies four pillars of effective ecosystem building.
Read Bringing It Back Home to Tucson, Arizona | Brooke McDonald, LeadLocal >
Felecia Hatcher, author, startup advisor and co-founder of Code Fever/Black Tech Week, highlights ten inspirational stories of black startup founders and entrepreneurs working toward a more inclusive entrepreneurial ecosystem in KC.
Read 10 Black Innovators Making Waves in Kansas City | Felecia Hatcher, Huffington Post >
Entrepreneur Vewiser Dixon has big plans for Kansas City's jazz district, but economic development in his neighborhood has been a challenge.
Read The Hunt for an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem | Ron Knox, CityLab >
Rural communities have valuable assets that make them fertile ground for startups. To tap those assets, community members must focus on building entrepreneurial ecosystems.
Read Rural Communities' Untapped Potential for Growth | Don Macke, Governing >