STEP USA - Why Boston?

Boston has been ranked amongst the top startup hotspots in the United States, earning its spot in this highly competitive ranking due to its emphasis on next generation tech companies which are focusing on education, health tech and clean energy. Top-tier research universities are driving the startup ecosystem with their research and talent. Boston has emerged as one of the cities with the most venture capital per capita invested in the U.S. and is home to numerous super-angels and angel groups.

Boston is…

  • … the most important life science and health tech hub in the U.S.
  • … attractive for top talent in Science, Engineering & Technology coming out of MIT, Harvard, and Boston University, which are feeding into the ecosystem
  • … home of successful incubators, accelerators, and innovation labs
  • … home of Route 128, Boston’s Technology Corridor