I’m the co-founder of Invent2026, an initiative to build a Midwest “Rust Belt” innovation corridor based on applied research and entrepreneurship.
Dayton, Ohio, is not typically revered as a model for how to drive a regional startup economy. But it should be.
There are two villages in Chicago. One is the Potemkin Village. The other is our village.
You are welcome in our village, but understand that in our village, we live by a set of norms: