Building a community demands an ecosystem. In this high-energy talk, Scott Meyer shares lessons learned building, and leaving (sort of), a community in Brookings, SD. He will share lessons on how entrepreneurs, city leaders, artists, and businesses can partner to build a stage right here in Rochester, MN. Don't miss this talk if you need a shot of inspiration and a call to action.
Scott Meyer is a community leader and activist from Brookings, SD the Creative Capital of South Dakota. He founded TEDxBrookings, Creativity Week and 1 Million Cups in Brookings and was a member of the city council before moving to Saint Paul, MN.
Meyer is also the brofounder of 9 Clouds (brother+cofounder), a digital marketing firm based in Sioux Falls, SD. A frequent speaker and teacher, Meyer has been awarded The South Dakota Spirit of Entrepreneurship, Top 40 Under 40 by Prairie Business Journal and Young Entrepreneur of the Year in South Dakota.