We help emerging cities jumpstart innovation districts, secure funding, and get shovels in the ground in half the time.
We've helped find and fund $300M for breakthrough change.
Entrepreneurial & workforce programming
What People Say About Waymaker
“It has been a pleasure working with Waymaker to develop the Kenosha Innovation Neighborhood. The talented team at Waymaker helped us develop our vision into a reality in four years—it would have taken us ten.” - Mayor John Antaramian, City of Kenosha, WI
"Every city needs somebody like Waymaker. Julie has a unique talent to position stakeholders ahead of the curve while managing the fears and resistance typically associated with change. Her energy, vision, professionalism and attention to detail are unmatched."
- Hugh Forrest, Chief Programming Officer, SXSW