Creative Class Communities

Dayton Daily News : Kevin Riley: Young, creative types could be most powerful people in town

By February 21, 2009No Comments

The DaytonCREATE initiative was launched last year with the help of economist and best-selling author Richard Florida. He urges communities that want to thrive economically to recruit and cultivate a “creative class” — artists, musicians, engineers and high-tech workers, all people who think and create for a living. A number of projects have grown out of the work of Dayton’s creative “catalysts.”