Thirteen Fortune 500 companies call Massachusetts home – two of the largest ones include Liberty Mutual Insurance Group and MassMutual. In 2014, CNBC recognized Massachusetts as the 25th best state in the nation for business in which higher education (namely Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology), biotechnology, IT, finance, healthcare, tourism and defense sectors are vital sectors to the local economy. If you’re moving for an endless potential in several highly regarded industries, moving to The Bay State will be a wise decision.
If you're still looking for the entertainment value in all of this, moving to Massachusetts will leave you with so many options, you won't know where to begin! You can't go wrong checking out the Boston Symphony Orchestra and Boston Pops Orchestra or by attending the Boston Ballet. Explore the family friendly Museum of Fine Arts or the Institute or the Contemporary Art or even the Decordova contemporary art and culture museum in Lincoln. Still need some professional sports in your life? Catch the NBA Boston Celtics, MLB Boston Red Sox, NHL Boston Bruins, and four-time winning Super Bowl winning New England Patriots - and there's even more. Several of Massachusetts’s universities are noted for their Division 1 collegiate athletics as well: Boston University, Northeastern University, College of the Holy Cross, UMass Lowell Amherst. Moving to one of the arguably most American states in the country will give you years upon years of enjoyment.