The COVID-19 crisis has disproportionally harmed island economies. However, with the difficulties it brings, it also presents immense opportunities for islands to rebuild safer, stronger, more diverse, and more equitable economies.
The RTPark team has taken on exciting projects this summer. Our final Summer Content Series post is a look to the future, as we discuss our vision for what is to come next. Thank you for reading.
The RTPark's mission to develop a thriving tech ecosystem in the USVI requires growing the skills and resources of local Virgin Islanders. Read more about two new training and development initiatives we are excited to bring to the community: VI STEM Kids and VISTA+.
Sydney Paul grew up in St. Croix, attended college in Chicago, and returned home after graduation to work in her community. We talked to Sydney about why making in the impact in the USVI is important to her and what she envisions for our future.
The Accelerate VI start-up program is one of the RTPark's key initiatives. Learn more about the value of start-up accelerators, their impact on the local economy, and why having one is important for the USVI.
Have you ever wanted to know where all of the latest carnival festivities were in your neighborhood or town? If you have, you understand what inspired Leon to start Everday Carnival. Read more about Leon's company and his experience in the Accelerate VI startup tech program.
Welcome to the RTPark Summer Content Series. We'll be sharing a new post every week about the RTPark programs, our team, and much more. Keep reading!