• Kansas City has been dubbed "The Silicon Prairie" by the Wall Street Journal

  • CBRE's 2017 Scoring Tech Talent reported Kansas City had the highest employment growth of tech talent from 2015 to 2016 in the Midwest
  • The 2017 Scoring Tech Talent also reported that Kansas City had the 6th largest growth rate for tech talent labor pools in North America

  • Kansas City has been recognized by Forbes, Huffington Post, and Techweek for entrepreneurship. Since 2015, start-ups have raised over $646 million in investments