When I was a teenager, I wore a t-shirt with the slogan Virginia is for Lovers.
I need a new one: Blacksburg is for Entrepreneurs.
Thanks to Aric Bopp, Executive Director of the New River Valley Economic Development Alliance, I learned that Blackburg was rated by Forbes.com as #10 on its list of Best Small Places for Business and Careers.
And thanks to VT KnowledgeWorks, Blacksburg is an especially nice place for high-tech entrepreneurs with big dreams.
(If you’re interested, here’s the full story on the Forbes.com 10th annual ranking of Best Places for Business and Careers.)