Focus on Business: Creative Talent as Community Resource

Dec 16, 2013

Commonly heard among economic development and education professionals is that in this 21st Century world creative talent drives a community’s economy and makes it an interesting place to live, work and play. In many cases, such talent lives and plays locally, but their work is not confined to the local economy. “Live local, work global,” as the saying goes.

Credit Rob Pottorf MusicFilm composer Rob Pottorf lives in Lexington but does work far beyond the local community, for companies like Disney, CBS, Paramount, Lions Gate and 20th Century Fox.Edit | Remove

It’s not at all unusual today to hear that some people are “living locally, working globally.”  But, what it is it exactly that they do for a living?

Potorff grew up in the small town of Sidney, Ohio.