At Fourth Economy, we are hard at work creating positive economic change in our communities, but we also like to spread the word about our successes.
Members of our team travel extensively, speaking to organizations and participating in conferences that maximize the impact of our distinct brand of economic and community development.

100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered By The Rockefeller Foundation &
Fourth Economy Announce Partnership
To Provide Advanced Resilience Planning

Fourth Economy will Create Tactical Recommendations for the Planning and Implementation of Resilience Efforts, Providing a Vital Tool to 100RC’s Network Cities

[PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania/NEW YORK, New York] – 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation (100RC) today announces a partnership with Fourth Economy, which will offer 100RC’s member cities a critical resilience-building tool: a community and economic development assessment, comprised of data analysis, a review of existing plans, a survey and a facilitated session. This tool will be available to members of 100RC’s network, as the cities design and implement their comprehensive Resilience Strategies. Read More


Fourth Economy among ICIC and Fortune’s Inner City 100 Winners

Annual ranking showcases the fastest-growing urban businesses in America

The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) and Fortune announced that Fourth Economy has been selected for the prestigious 2016 Inner City 100 list. Now in its eighteenth year, ICIC’s Inner City 100 is an annually compiled list featuring high-power, high-potential businesses from around the country with headquarters in inner cities.

Each company on the Inner City 100 list is selected by ICIC with help from a national network of nominating partners who seek to identify, spotlight and further enable the named companies’ innovative urban entrepreneurship. The esteemed recipients appear, ranked by revenue growth, in Fortune. Read More


Fourth Economy is also active in the communities we serve through engagement with various organizations and initiatives as noted below:

Membership and Sponsorship Support

Conference Participation

Board Membership