State of Our State Resource Videos

Video 1: Vermont 1919-2019

Looking back, looking forward. Vermont’s past hundred years and the challenges and opportunities that await us as we move into the next century. Click here for assets used in the making of this video.

Produced by: Cabot Creamery and Driven Studio
Contributors: Art Woolf, Betsy Liley, Vermont Historical Society, UVM Special Collections

Video 3: VT By the Numbers 

2019 Vermont at a glance considering demographics, economics, technology, public health, and other factors. Click here for assets attributed to the making of this video.

Produced by: Cabot Creamery and Driven Studio
Contributors: UVM Center for Rural Studies and The Social Studies Group

Video 5: State Pension (David Coates)

 An analysis of what David calls the “mortgage from hell,” aka Vermont’s pension crisis. How did we get here, and what’s next? Click here for assets attributed to the making of this video.

Produced by: Cabot Creamery, Driven Studio and Catherine Hughes
Contributors: Tenth Crow Creative and Vermont Business Roundtable

Video 7: What VT Wants (VCRD)

Exploring the Vermont Council on Rural Development’s landmark efforts to champion rural organization and growth—a call to civic action for all Vermonters. Click here for assets attributed to the making of this video.

Produced by: Cabot Creamery and Driven Studio
Contributor: Vermont Council on Rural Development 

 

Video 9: Fresh Tracks / VCET

An insider view on why entrepreneurship in Vermont is alive and thriving—and how there’s more resources and opportunities available than ever.

Produced By: Cabot Creamery and Driven Studio
Contributors: FreshTracks Capital and Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies

Video 2: Young Professionals Assets and Liabilities

Young professionals offer their perspective on the assets and liabilities of working and living in The Green Mountain State. Click here for assets used in the making of this video.


Produced by: 
Cabot Creamery and Driven Studio
Contributors: Summit Strategy Group and Vermont Futures Project

Video 4: State Budget

How does VT spend its $6 Billion budget? What pressure does our spending put on residents, and how do we entice new Vermonters to move here? Click here for assets attributed to the making of this video.

 Produced By: Cabot Creamery and Driven Studio
Contributor: Jim Reardon

Video 6: State Pension (Treasurer Beth Pearce)

Our State Treasurer’s perspective on Vermont’s pension challenges, she believes will end in 2038.
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Produced By: Catherine Hughes
Contributors: Cabot Creamery and The Social Studies Group

Video 8: Some Solutions

Championing diversity in hiring, telling a new story about Vermont’s rich tech business culture, growing meaningful partnerships with UVM, and recruiting/retaining new workers to bolster Vermont’s workforce. Click here for assets attributed to the making of this video.

Produced By: Cabot Creamery and Driven Studio
Contributors: Vermont Futures Project, VT Technology Alliance, VT Tech, Frank Sadowski and Etienne Morris  


Special Thanks to the Following Contributors:

MC: Ashley Laporte
Courtney McCaffrey – Global Trends
Moderators: Elizabeth Bankowski & Jason Gibbs
Summary Remarks – Dan Smith
 

Karen Meyer, Betsy Liley, Noah Miller and Lori Smith for their contributions to this entire project.

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