Last week, USA Today investigated the tech startup scene in Atlanta. It is hot. In the article, the journalist highlighted the various attributes the city offered entrepreneurs — affordable cost of living, quality higher education system, and highly-skilled workers.
Nationally, the San Francisco area is by far the No. 1 spot for tech start-ups, followed by Boston, New York, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., and Seattle, according to the National Venture Capital Association. Atlanta has high ambitions to break into the top ten in the near future.
Here’s a snapshot of the venture-backed startup ecosystem in Atlanta.