01: Cleveland’s Start-up Advantages

01: Cleveland’s Start-up Advantages with Tracey NicholsCity of Cleveland Director of Economic Development

Cleveland’s “health-tech/high-tech” entrepreneurial ecosystem – anchored in healthcare technology, information technology and advanced manufacturing – provides an attractive environment and effective roadmaps for start-up businesses and investors. Learn how to find the funding and direction necessary to launch a business in Cleveland, as well as how Cleveland is inspiring local entrepreneurs, drawing in hopeful industrialists from across the United States, and attracting generous investors.

In this episode of Start In CLE, host Michael DeAloia interviews Tracey Nichols, Director of Economic Development at the City of Cleveland. Together, they discuss the Cleveland Renaissance, what investors see in Cleveland, and how visitors can explore this developing landscape. Learn why Cleveland is transforming from the rust belt to the tech belt with the help of entrepreneurs