Tools to Identify Populations Most Vulnerable to COVID-19

Guest post provided by my colleague at the Orlando Economic Partnership, Phoebe Fleming.  As part of our response to the coronavirus pandemic, the information below is helpful to leaders working to understand the impact.  To advance broad-based prosperity, we must understand the impact to everyone, so we can then act!   A Coronavirus (COVID-19) Impact… Continue reading Tools to Identify Populations Most Vulnerable to COVID-19

Orlando becoming mobility hub of the future

As originally published in American City & County here. As the “Theme Park Capital of the World,” Orlando has earned a global reputation for bringing futuristic innovation to life. Not only does Orlando’s status as one of the top travel destinations in the world fuel our tourism industry, but it also supports our robust network… Continue reading Orlando becoming mobility hub of the future

Research shows how to get things done in a city or region

Important changes and big initiatives can succeed or fail based on the underlying structure and organizations involved. Looking back at different initiatives I had a role in leading (see Alachua County Education Compact in Gainesville, FL and Moving Wake Forward, a successful transit referendum in Raleigh, NC), it is clear that the greatest successes come… Continue reading Research shows how to get things done in a city or region

All are Welcome Here Campaign

Today, we launch a new campaign from Raleigh and the Research Triangle to the world. http://www.allarewelcomehere.com/ We all know how great our region is—and we’re inviting everyone to share the love. Download a logo, social media avatar, or another of our open source assets and use them to express your feelings and tell your story—on… Continue reading All are Welcome Here Campaign