Bright ideas are not geographically limited, and innovation is happening every day in cities all
over the country. It’s time to think outside the box when it comes to startup location. Screw the
Valley calls on today’s entrepreneurs and aspiring business owners to forget California and
explore other options across the country—cities that offer more room to breathe, easier access to
funding and talented workers, fewer heads to butt, and less money down the drain.
Timothy Sprinkle visits seven areas that offer a superior landscape for tech startups: Detroit,
New York City, Las Vegas, Austin, Kansas City, Raleigh-Durham, and Boulder
Sprinkle gives readers a window into the startup potential in each city, detailing which industries
are thriving where, and highlighting the unique appeal and character of each location.