According to DataFox, Pittsburgh is an ideal location to launch a start-up.
Universities are catalysts needed as they provide intellectual capital and successful alumni with financial resources. Ideal cities are also centrally located.
Of course, Silicon Valley and New York City are hubs for start-ups, but Pittsburgh ranks number six out of the top 15. The top five include Cambridge, Massachusetts; Santa Monica, California; Fayetteville, Arkansas; Boulder, Colorado; and Wilmington, Delaware.
Click here to read the Pittsburgh Business Times‘ blog post and see the entire list and metrics.