By Michael Price for InnovatioNews
All eyes are turning upward toward the Mile High City and it isn’t because of the Denver Broncos’ appearance in Super Bowl XLVIII.
The city, widely recognized as one of our nation’s “best places to live” and famous for dream vacations for snow bunnies, has now established itself as an industry hotspot for technology, a serious draw for residents and businesses alike.
In addition to Denver, three other cities—Boulder, Fort Collins-Loveland and Colorado Springs—were included on a 2013 list of the top 10 metro areas in the country with the highest startup density. Silicon Valley starts to feel ‘old school’ when considered in context with other areas around the country – from Austin to Charlotte to Portland and indeed, to Denver, where economies are blossoming around the promise of innovation.