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June 23, 2013 | Tom Ballard

“Southland” posts impressive statistics

Are you wondering if LaunchTN’s recent “Southland” conference was a success? Here are some impressive statistics published in the weekly Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Hot Sheet:

  • Over 650 attendees hailing from 25 states.
  • Over 60 startup companies representing 11 Southeast states.
  • Over 50 investment firms from across the country in attendance.
  • 30 media outlets on-site covering Southland.
  • 1,100 press release pickups on Business Wire/PR Web.
  • Over 100 stories generated about Southland.
  • Over 43 million total print and online media impressions.