Revolution’s Rise of the Rest® tour with Revolution Chairman and CEO and AOL Co-Founder Steve Case will kickoff its eighth nationwide tour in Orlando on April 29, 2019 followed by stops at the Space Coast, Tampa, Miami and finally San Juan, Puerto Rico. With the belief that high-growth companies can start and scale anywhere, not just in a few coastal cities, each Rise of the Rest bus tour visits five cities in emerging startup ecosystems located outside of Silicon Valley, New York City and Boston.
“Rise of the Rest has helped put countless startup cities on the map, proving that innovative, investment-worthy tech is not just coming from hubs like Silicon Valley and New York City,” said Tim Giuliani, CEO and President of the Orlando Economic Partnership. “However, the goal of Rise of the Rest is to entice additional investments. Building awareness of Orlando’s tech community, and attracting investment is what will lead to real change.” Read more here.