The U of M could elevate the city’s role in innovation and technology.
Will new levels of leadership step forward to replace those from the past?
Memphis has experienced a revolution in philanthropy in recent decades as the number of foundations burgeoned — increasing total assets here to more than $2.5 billion — and a new kind of philanthropy fused with entrepreneurship emerged.
In Memphis, there is a renewed interest in cultivating an environment that encourages startups and innovation
It is often the case that important discussions on critical issues break down around personalities rather than policies, and we’ve seen it again with the recent debate about economic development in Memphis and Shelby County.