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Tech Leaders And Enthusiasts Pitch Vegas At SXSW
Tech Leaders And Enthusiasts Pitch Vegas At SXSW

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AIR DATE: March 20, 2013

About 100 boosters from the Las Vegas tech community traveled to this year's South by Southwest Interactive Festival in Ausin, Texas. The group's goal was to pitch Las Vegas as a place for tech startups to form or possibly relocate. What was the message? And how do you sell Las Vegas as an alternative to places like San Francisco where most tech startups are located? We'll talk with one of the tech boosters who was at the South by Southwest festival.

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