What professionals are saying

Everyone Innovates Here rightfully questions common assumptions about how innovation occurs. It provides an extremely helpful road map to making more effective use of our most precious resources: People.

-Mark Barbash, FM,  Director of the Ohio Economic Development Institute at Ohio Economic Development Association


This book is a fresh approach to innovation.  Della challenges us to think about the infrastructure of innovation and our assumptions through a new and more interconnected framework that grows resilience. 

 – Jennifer Kime, Downtown Mansfield, Inc. 

Innovation” is one of the most talked-about concepts, but the least understood. Della Rucker guides readers through what it takes to place innovation at the center of building strong resilient local economies. This is must reading for anyone hoping to participate and compete in a new economy where innovation matters.

–Isaac Kremer, Downtown Metuchen