Business journal ranks St. Louis #1 for start-ups

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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) - Move over Silicon Valley. That's what many locally are saying Monday after a national publication proclaimed St. Louis as tops in the nation for business start-up growth.

The city has achieved plenty of buzz in recent years, but this time it's hard numbers that are being used to paint a very positive picture for our town.  And in Midtown, which has undergone a rebirth in the last couple of years, Cortex is one example of the success of the innovation community here.