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Chicago VC Veteran To Thiel: There's Startup Cash For People Who Don't Want To Leave For The Coasts

Peter Thiel's comment that Chicago tech talent "has no choice" but to leave for the coasts may have been true years ago. But the increasingly robust venture capital scene in Chicago and other midwest cities means that people with big ideas can stay put if they want, according to to OCA Ventures Co-founder Jim Dugan.
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