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Why DC Is The Place To Be



The District of Columbia has received numerous accolades over the past few years. The piece summaries some of the major accomplishments and recognition the District of Columbia has been awarded.

The District of Columbia has received numerous accolades over the past few years. The piece summaries some of the major accomplishments and recognition the District of Columbia has been awarded.



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Why DC Is The Place To Be Why DC Is The Place To Be Document Transcript

  • Why the District of ColumbIa is The Place to Be #1 New Tech Hot Spot Forbes, January 2013 #1 Strongest Economy in the U.S. POLICOM, 2013 #1 in U.S. for LEED Certified Projects U.S. Green Building Council, 2012 Best-Educated City in America UCLA Anderson Forecast, 2012 #1 in U.S. Best Cities for College Grads Careerbuilder.com, 2012 #1 in U.S. for Attracting Entrepreneurial Founders of Companies Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, 2012 #1 Professional Development for Women Measure of America, 2013 Best U.S. Family Destination ABC Travel Guides for Kids, 2013 Harvard University Bright Idea Award for One City ·One Hire Harvard University, 2012
  • #2 Hippest U.S. City Forbes, August 2012 #2 Fittest City American College of Sports Medicine, 2013 Find out more about why the District of Columbia is a great place to live, work, play and do business at www.dc.gov. Top 5: Best U.S. City for a Vacation U.S. News and World Report—travel.usnews.com Top 5: Global City for Real Estate Investment (AFIRE, 2013) #2 Student Destination in the U.S. Student & Youth Travel Association, 2013 Top Departure City for International Travel Cardhub.com, 2013 Top 10: Most Walkable City in the U.S. Walkscore.com, July 2013 Top 10 in Venture Capital Investment The Atlantic Cities, 2012 Vincent C. Gray, Mayor Top 5: U.S. Cities for New Construction Forbes, June 2013 Government of the District of Columbia Vincent C. Gray, Mayor Top 10 U.S. Retail Investment Market Marcus & Millichap, 2013 some figures reflect MSA rankings