Thursday, July 30, 2009

Youngstown Skeptics

A member of the Greater Youngstown Diaspora living in Seattle questions the Mahoning Valley's place among the top 10 places to start a business:

I am not sure what methodology Entrepreneur magazine used to compile the list. And frankly, I have some serious doubts about some of the other choices.

Youngstown, Ohio? Really? Maybe things have changed from the days when I played soccer for the "Sons of Italy" in the depressed rust belt town. But that would be one heck of a turnaround.
John Cook, it is one heck of a turnaround. Come to the Youngstown Business Incubator and see for yourself.

1 comment:

  1. One thing can you can always count on, things change. Coal doesnt' turn into diamonds overnight! Things are and have changed here in the YO. Proud to call this home.