Tallahassee is starting up


Tallahassee is shedding its lacquered image as merely a government city.

That’s partly due to a steady uptick in start-ups. Entrepreneurs — college students, tech heads and residents jump-starting new careers — are hungry for opportunities. Insiders say more resources around Tallahassee start-ups signals a promising direction.

Here are five indicators of Tallahassee’s private sector shift: