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Silicon Valley trying to spread the wealth : Venture for America, Miley team to target Trump's America

Feb 02, 2017 - USA Today

Leslie Miley says he knows how Silicon Valley can lift the fortunes of communities bypassed by the tech boom: Put boots and brain power on the ground. And this Silicon Valley engineer and diversity advocate says that's what he plans to do.

He's joining forces with Venture for America to launch a new executive-in-residence program that will tap Silicon Valley experience and know-how to build businesses and jobs in such overlooked spots as Detroit and Cleveland. It's a new twist for Venture ...