Steve Case's PAGE signature initiative is his “Rise of the Rest” bus tour that celebrates local innovators and has invested $2 million in startups in 19 cities since 2014. Secretary Penny Pritzker joined him for the Cincinnati leg of his first tour in June 2014, where they visited local incubators and start-ups. Steve's next Rise of the Rest tour will take place the week of October 3, 2016.
Steve Case (official biography) is one of America’s best-known and most accomplished entrepreneurs and philanthropists, and a pioneer in making the Internet part of everyday life.
As chairman and CEO of Revolution, a Washington, D.C.-based investment firm he co-founded in 2005, Steve partners with visionary entrepreneurs to build significant, ‘built to last’ businesses. Revolution entities – including the Revolution Growth and Revolution Ventures funds – have jointly backed more than 30 companies, including Zipcar, LivingSocial, AddThis, Lolly Wolly Doodle, Bigcommerce and Echo360.