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Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Spotlight: Corpus Christi, TX
The “Sparkling City by the Sea” is driven largely by the oil industry. Corpus Christi’s been ranked as a Top 5 City for Hispanic entrepreneurs, and Texas itself is considered one of the best states to start a business.
Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Spotlight: Anchorage, AK
Anchorage, sometimes called the City of Lights and Flowers, holds nearly half of the state’s residents and has more square footage than the entirety of Rhode Island. It’s even been recognized as one of the Top 50 Best Cities for Entrepreneurship.
Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Spotlight: Charleston, WV
As Charleston’s economy grows and develops, entrepreneurship is becoming an increasingly viable option for people in coal country.
Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Spotlight: Tallahassee, FL
Florida’s state capital may not be the largest city, but Tallahassee is considered a booming economic hub in the southeast. Here’s all the elements that make it a prosperous location.
Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Spotlight: Syracuse, NY
Nicknamed the “Heart of New York,” Syracuse has morphed from a major manufacturing city to a growing center for entrepreneurship, especially for students.
Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Spotlight: South Bend, IN
Initially settled as a fur trading hub, South Bend has been making strides to establish itself as an economic and entrepreneurial powerhouse. It’s considered to have the 2nd lowest cost of living in the U.S.
Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Spotlight: Omaha, NE
Though the St. Louis Arch shares the nickname, Omaha became known as the Gateway to the West due to its central location and status as a transportation hub. Today, the city is perhaps best known economically for being the headquarters of conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway.
Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Spotlight: Flagstaff, AZ
Centrally-located city near a number of famous landmarks, Flagstaff is perhaps best known for its tourism economy. That said, the city is home to several manufacturing and medical technology companies in addition to major observatories.
Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Spotlight: Albuquerque, NM
As part of the Rio Grande Tech Corridor, Albuquerque is home to a number of high-tech companies and is one of the 10 best for STEM workers in 2018.