Google was founded in September 1998 and in 15 years Google’s revenue have surpassed all magazines combined and all newspapers combined. Yet many communities have been left out.
The purpose of StartUpTown is to help create startup communities in places such as Harlem, the Bronx, Lower Westchester, South Side Chicago, and East Oakland so that they can be included in the Digital Revolution. As Steve Case, the co-founder of America Online, wrote:
[A]ny locality in the United States can build a vibrant startup community if it strategically brings together the key partners who support growth.