Rodrick Miller  |  President & CEO of Ascendant Global  |  @rodrickmiller

Rodrick Miller is the president & CEO of Ascendant Global, a boutique economic development firm established in early 2017. AG focuses on providing bold growth solutions to help economies sustain themselves and gain jobs and private investment. AG works with diverse organizations to tackle the most pressing issues facing economic and community development. The team boasts expertise across the gamut of economic development competencies and also has significant capacity in fiscal policy and public health.

Previously, Miller was president and CEO of the Detroit Economic Growth Corporation, as well as the founding president and CEO of the New Orleans Business Alliance (NOLABA).

February 22, 2019

Turning Moxie Into Money: How Cities Can Use Targeted Investments to Help Local Businesses Thrive

Detroit's Motor City Match program is a model other cities should emulate.
June 18, 2018

Each of These Cities Wants to Grow Its Local Network of Entrepreneurs

Announcing the finalists for this year's City Accelerator initiative.