I recently met with Brett Brewer (original co-founder of Intermix Media/MySpace and co-founder of CrossCut Ventures) and his partner at CrossCut, Brian Garrett. They brought a group of the leading tech entrepreneurs in LA together for a casual discussion about the second coming of the LA Tech Ecosystem and its importance in social media, content creation and the convergence of tech and media. Here is what they had to say:
Forbes: According to numerous data sources, LA has become the fastest growing tech region in the US and ranks #3 behind NY and SF. What is behind this dramatic growth and is LA poised to take the number #1 spot?