is the founder and president of Prosperity
Strategies, LLC, an economic development consulting firm based in
Washington, DC and Austin, Texas. He was also
co-founder and Vice President of
ontheFRONTIER, a Monitor Group company. For nearly a
decade, Randall has been advising private and public sector leaders on
cluster development and teaching strategy seminars in the United States,
Latin America, and the Caribbean.
He is presently the lead advisor for
the Clusters of Innovation Initiative, a project sponsored by the U.S.
Council on Competitiveness that is developing policy recommendations for
how regions can best develop and support innovative firms.
Internationally, Randall was project director of Monitor's national
competitiveness project in Peru, and has led cluster development projects
in Bermuda, Colombia, and El Salvador. Randall holds an MBA and a
Masters in Public Affairs (MPA) from the University of Texas at Austin and
a BA in Government from Harvard University.
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