Using the Gig City as a model, the White House launched the federally funded US Ignite Partnership on June 14. A public-private initiative, US Ignite will promote the development of applications and services for ultra-fast broadband networks in cities like Chattanooga.

The White House specifically pointed toward the GigTank, recognizing the program’s efforts to foster innovation by capitalizing on the Gig and bringing top entrepreneurs to Chattanooga.

Read Chattanooga’s story on the US Ignite website >