Why Raleigh?

Raleigh, North Carolina is home to a thriving technology industry, making it an excellent location for the Business of Software USA Conference. Here are just some reasons why Raleigh is good for tech folk:

  1. Talent pool:
    Raleigh has several universities and colleges, including North Carolina State University and Duke University, which produce a steady stream of talented graduates. This provides a wealth of talent for local and remote-first companies to take advantage of.
  2. Proximity to other tech hubs:
    Raleigh is located within a few hours’ drive of other major tech hubs, including the Research Triangle Park (RTP), Charlotte, and Atlanta, making it easy for companies to collaborate and network with other tech firms.
  3. Quality of life:
    Raleigh consistently ranks highly in quality of life metrics, including cost of living, safety, and access to outdoor recreation. This makes it an attractive location for tech workers who value work-life balance.
  4. Supportive ecosystem:
    Raleigh has a vibrant startup ecosystem, with several accelerators, co-working spaces, and mentorship programs available to help entrepreneurs grow their businesses. Through high-touch support, education, access to capital, and crucial connections, the CED bring entrepreneurs together with the optimal resources needed to turn a new company into a success story.

If you want to explore more of what Raleigh and North Carolina has to offer, the BoS USA conference is a great place to start.