GEW USA Startup Cities


Our mission is to help produce more successful entrepreneurs by increasing the number of healthy startup communities and connecting entrepreneurs to better support services. GEW USA helps Startup Cities:

  • Inspire more Americans to consider becoming entrepreneurs & create new jobs

  • Open doors for more startups by connecting them with new audiences and institutions in their communities 

  • Foster a stronger culture of performance assessment

Think we are missing a city? Nominate a city to be a part of GEW USA's Startup Cities.


Check out our blog for more on city-wide approaches to supporting entrepreneurship.

The Importance of Young Firms 
Examining the Connections within a Startup Ecosystem 
What do Entrepreneurs Really Want?



GEW USA Startup Cities 2016


Albuquerque, New Mexico Austin, Texas Central Arkasas Cleveland, Ohio
Dallas, Texas Durham/Chapel Hill, North Carolina Kansas City, Missouri Louisville, Kentucky
Miami, Florida Nashville, Tennessee Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Sacramento, California
San Juan, Puerto Rico St. Louis, Missouri Tulsa, Oklahoma Washington, D.C.