Brain Drain: Young Professionals Bucking or Backing Trends?

WXXI's Innovation Trail investigates "Brain Drain" and what can be done to attract and keep young people in upstate New York. 

In part one of a four part series from the Innovation Trail, Zack Seward looks at the demographics of upstate New York as it tries to hang on to its young professionals.

You can find more stories about the innovation economy on the Innovation Trail Website.

The Innovation Trail is a collaboration between five upstate New York public media outlets, led by WXXI, along with WNED, WRVO, WSKG and WMHT. The initiative is funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.