The Creative Class Migrates
There have been a few articles that have caught our eye that talk about the ‘Creative Class’ and where they are living or even moving too. It’s the first time we’ve seen such recognition of the group in geographical terms.
Northern Virginia – Richard Florida points to an article that highlights the political influence of the creative class in Northern Virginia and says:
In a new article, provocatively titled "Bobos Say No-No" just off the press at William Buckley’s National Review, Jonathan Martin, quotes Davis as saying that: "The key is to know how to talk to the creative class.” “Economic development works,” adds Davis, as the rapid expansion of Northern Virgina’s creative economy has brought new kinds of constituents with more open-minded values to the suburbs.