Industry Features, Press Releases & Impact on Students, Schools and Communities
McDermott Encourages High School Students’ Success With Transeo
Jimmy McDermott’s plans for pursuing consulting while in college changed only moments after his graduation from high school. Thirty minutes after he received his diploma, McDermott, BC ’21, answered a phone call from his superintendent about building a community service tracking app, which he promptly accepted.
Growing Our Own Entrepreneurs Can Benefit Students and Economy
As economic developers seeking to diversify our local economy, we know that growing our own talent is a reliable way of generating both workers and new businesses. That’s why part of our multi-year strategy at the Bradenton Area Economic Development Corp. (EDC) includes a focus on fostering a robust entrepreneurial ecosystem...Starting next school year, the School District of Manatee County will pilot an ambitious entrepreneurial program at two high schools...