magazine recently listed Denver as one of the nation’s top start-up capitals due to quality of life, reasonable cost of living and supportive community.
Brady Becker, co-founder of the popular food and restaurant discovery app Forkly
, worked in Silicon Valley for around two years and tried commuting from San Francisco 45 minutes each way and even living on a sailboat, which was cheaper (albeit colder).
"Occasionally I would dock closer to the office to shorten my commute," he says.
The close proximity to the mountains for biking and skiing, a laid-back pace of life, and more than 300 days of sunshine a year all encourage a healthy work-life balance.
"Denver itself has walkable neighborhoods with new microbreweries and restaurants popping up all over town," Becker says.
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