This is the sort of announcement most communities would love to hear. Jeff Vinik, a Tampa Bay billionaire with ownership of several professional sports franchises and one of the investors in the new “Rise of the Rest Fund,” has announced plans to spearhead the creation of a $50 million venture fund, build-out a 40,000- to 75,000-square foot innovation hub, and take a major equity stake in the startup accelerator DreamIt. Not a bad day of announcements for the city. Read more about his plans here.
East Tennessee Economic Council "After Hours"
- Ts117, 701 Scarboro Road, Oak Ridge
- Apr 24 2019
Webinar of DoD SBIR and STTR Program
- Apr 25 2019
"All American Makers" Knoxville Edition
- Pellissippi State Community College’s Hardin Valley Campus
- May 02 2019
Startup Tri-Cities "Pitches and Pints"
- VENUE at the King’s Centre, Johnson City
- May 09 2019
Tennessee Valley Corridor National Summit
- UT Chattanooga
- May 29 2019