Building the Future: Winning the competition for top talent

Growing an innovation ecosystem and attracting top talent is not something a city leaves to chance. Some of the fastest-growing cities in Flyover Country have taken on this challenge in creative ways.

In our virtual event “Attracting Talent & Capital to Flyover Country,” moderated by Flyover Future CEO Tom Cottingham, we spoke to four representatives from cities doing great work to nurture innovation as well as attract and retain the top talent needed for growth.  You can watch the entire panel discussion below.

This event was sponsored by Rev1 Ventures in Columbus, Ohio. Rev1 Ventures is a startup studio that combines capital and strategic services to help startups scale and corporates innovate.


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