Regional Technology Strategies, Inc. (RTS) builds and accelerates regional competitive advantage by encouraging higher value-added commerce performed by highly skilled people. A 501 (c) 3 non-profit corporation, RTS assists governments, foundations, and other organizations in creating, implementing, and evaluating innovative regional economic development strategies. In its work, RTS pays special attention to historically disadvantaged regions and populations.
Since its foundation in 1991, RTS has been operating on the cutting edge of economic and workforce development. We are recognized as leaders in developing and promoting such strategies as inter-firm cooperation, industrial clusters, the role of community and technical colleges in workforce development, and the importance of science and technology policy. RTS works around the country and in other nations helping people and organizations understand how these types of strategies can improve a region's economic vitality.