Kansas City entrepreneurs are job-creating powerhouses
For the first time ever, we can see how many jobs Kansas City startups create—84,011 from 2012 to 2016, to be exact. That’s about 7.7 percent of the total employment in the Kansas City metro area for that time period. There’s even more huge news packed into our newly released We Create Jobs report, including how much startups pay and the impact of the tech sector.
Are you ready for Techweek—Kansas City?
Techweek is next week (September 11-15), and it's jam-packed with speakers and events. With the kickoff party Monday night, panels around building inclusive tech communities, Women in Tech Breakfast and the much-coveted LaunchKC competition—our calendar is quite full.