Little Startup on the Silicon Prairie: A Quick Guide to KC’s Entrepreneurial Community
Kansas City is touting more than just its barbecue these days. Within the last five years or so—thanks in-part to Google Fiber choosing it as the first town for its ultra-fast Fiber Internet connection—KC has seen a sizeable uptick in startups, tech ventures and more.
But it’s not just the bandwidth that is attracting big talent and bigger ideas to Kansas City. It’s also the friendly business environment. Entrepreneurs even report being able to go to competitors for advice on specific problems. Now that’s Midwest hospitality. Not to mention a good ol’ fashioned work ethic.
Looking for more information, or a little startup exposure of your own? Here are a few places to start.