A Magical Moment in Cleveland

From June 14-17, magic was in the air in Cleveland. In addition to the Cavaliers winning the game that would put them on track to the city’s first national championship in 52 years, over 200 leaders from across the country gathered in Cleveland, aligned in...

Isaacson on Innovation – An Intimate Conversation

Thursday night, the last night of the Cleveland Forward Cities Convening took place at the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame.  The evening started with a surprise performance by Shaka Zulu, Chief of the Yellow Pocahontas Indians (the most important Mardi Gras Indian...

The Final Forward Cities Convening in Cleveland

Following two years of intensive planning, sharing and relationship building across and between our participating cities, the Forward Cities effort culminated in a fourth and final convening in Cleveland June 14-17. There was an air of celebration and sense of...