First posted on Built-In-Chicago
I ran into a VC from NYC at a conference yesterday. He said he wanted to see why the Chicago VC market hardly registers on the map. While I wasn't sure what he was talking about yesterday, I went to WSJ VentureSource and found this map:
Really? Chicago has 5% as much innovation as that of Bay Area? 20% as much as that of Boston? 25% as much as that of New York? How can we close the gap?