We love Cleveland! And with all of the recent news surrounding the renaissance our city has gone through, it’s not hard to see why. At EC, we want Cleveland to become a top destination for young professionals to start or advance their careers. Here are just a few of the recent accolades Cleveland has received:


Cleveland named to National Geographic Traveler’s 2018 ‘Best of the World’ list | Cleveland.com

Boomerangers part of Downtown Cleveland’s growing population | Columbus Business First

Cleveland, once called the mistake on the lake, is on the cusp of cool | Los Angeles Times


Why Cleveland is America’s Hottest City Right Now | Forbes

A Revitalized Cleveland is Ready for its Close-up | The New York Times

Cleveland Named to ’25 Best Cities for New College Grads’ List | Cleveland.com

Millennial Influx Helps Cleveland Shake Rust Belt Reputation | Curbed

Millennial Migration to Greater Cleveland Among Top 10 in Nation | Cleveland+

How a Summer Internship in Cleveland Changed My Life | Cleveland+

NEO Exports Increase 40% Since Pre-Recession Levels | Team NEO

Headquarters and Professional Services by the Numbers | Cleveland+

Youngstown’s America Makes Helping Lead America into the “New Industrial Revolution” | Cleveland+ Business

The 10 Best Cleveland Suburbs for Young Professionals | Cleveland.com


Cleveland’s Millennial Brain Gain Fuels its National Resurgence | Freshwater Cleveland

17 Cities Every Thirtysomething Should Pick up and Move to | Buzzfeed

Akron Named Most Affordable U.S. City; Cleveland, Dayton, Toledo Also Ranked | Cleveland.com

How Wall Street is Losing Talent to Cleveland | Bloomberg Business

Millenials are Leading a ‘Brain-Gain’ in One of the Most Overlooked Midwestern Cities | Business Insider

10 Underrated U.S. Adventure Destinations You Need to Visit This Summer | MSN

These are America’s 20 Most Cultured Cities | Travel + Leisure

These are America’s Best Food Cities | Time

America’s Best Cities for Sweet Tooths | Travel + Leisure

From the Honkytonk Capital to Jazz’s Birthplace: America’s Best Music Scenes | Travel + Leisure

The 25 Cities Where Your Paycheck Will Go the Furthest | Forbes

Great Urban Weekend Escapes: Cleveland | Forbes

10 Best Regional Theaters in the U.S. | Fodor’s Travel

The Best Cities for Singles | Forbes

29 Cities All Twentysomethings Should Pick up and Move to | Buzzfeed

5 Lessons from Cleveland Every City Should Use to Accelerate Ideas into Reality | Huffington Post

America’s Best Beer Cities | Condé Nast Traveler

12 Coolest Downtowns in America | Answers


CSU Researcher Richey Piiparinen Explores Cleveland’s Brain Gain | Cleveland State University

10 Reasons You Should Move to Cleveland. Right Now. | Thought Catalog

Cleveland Has Been on the Rebound Even before Lebron James News | LA Times

Where Young College Graduates are Choosing to Live | New York Times

The Most Innovative Cities in America | CNN Money

How Cities Reshape Brand Narratives | Forbes

Ohio Ranked 7th for Fiscal Health | Columbus Business First


The Best U.S. Metros for Recent College Grads Looking for Work | The Atlantic City Lab

Where Millennials Can Make it Now | The Atlantic City Lab

15 U.S. Cities’ Emerging Downtowns | Forbes

Downtown Cleveland is “Walker’s Paradise” Researchers Say | Cleveland.com

The U.S. Cities Where the Fewest Commuters Get to Work by Car | The Atlantic City Lab

Documenting the Live-Work Dynamic | International Downtown Association Defining Downtowns Report

Ohio Jumps 13 Spots to Become Most-Improved State in Nationwide Business-Climate Ranking | Cleveland.com