Value Proposition & References
Founded in 2012, our nonprofit mission is to help develop 21st Century Cities across the nation by becoming a leading convener, thought-leader, and storyteller about small city innovation.
Tom Tom champions innovation, creativity, and entrepreneurship in America's hometowns.
Connecting visionaries & changemakers.
We foster relationships, break down barriers, trade solutions, and get things done.
Interdisciplinary & Multi-Sector.
We cross-pollinate nonprofit leaders, executives, policymakers, investors, artists, and engaged citizens.
Small cities are America’s laboratories.
We are one of the only events shining a spotlight on this important demographic.
We bring a collaborative sensibility to our mission. Nationally, we work with hundreds of leading policymakers, academics, and industry heavyweights to help curate world-class content that has the ability to make real impact in America’s small cities. Locally, it means that 300+ Charlottesville organizations participate and partner to help us build better hometowns.