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Screw the Valley: A Coast-to-Coast Tour of America's New Tech Startup Culture: New York, Boulder, Austin, Raleigh, Detroit, Las Vegas, Kansas City by Timothy Sprinkle

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Epilogue/Acknowledgments

TO PARAPHRASE author Paul Theroux from his 2002 book, Dark Star Safari, travel ends, books get written, and then you look back to see that everything has changed.

This book has been in the works since 2011 and was reported over the course of two years, so it’s safe to say that every ecosystem that I visited, every facility that I toured, every company that I met with, and every entrepreneur that I profiled has changed in some way since we met. In some cases, big plans have come up short. In others, expectations have been fulfilled and business continues. A few fortunes have been made, a handful of startups have folded, but the vast majority of the entrepreneurs profiled in this book—as well as many of the mentors, investors, ...

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