As a service to the Seattle business community, the Office of Economic Development curates a daily business news blast, Daily Digest. As a new trial feature on Bottom Line, we’ll be posting a handful of stories from the Daily Digest every day. This sampling is demonstrative of the incredible breadth of business activity going on every day in Seattle and in the region.
Seattle is the best city for healthy living, says Cooking Light
An abundance of fresh local foods, walker-friendly streets, and inclusive attitudes helps make Seattle America’s best city for healthy living.
Friedman: U.S. should support start-ups, not bailouts
New York Times
If we want to bring down unemployment in a sustainable way, neither rescuing General Motors nor funding more road construction will do it. We need to create a big bushel of new companies – fast.
Washington Innovation Summit 2010, co-presented by OED, unfolds April 9th
Washington Technology Center
Washington’s Innovation Summit 2010, on April 9th, will bring together the region’s leading companies and thought leaders for a full day devoted to accelerating creativity and innovation. Registration closes on Wednesday, April 7th.