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.
“SBIR/STTR Technology & Commercialization Forum”
- Jul 23 2019
Bunker Labs' "Muster Across America Tour"
- Aug 08 2019
TAEBC "Ask Me Anything" Session
- The Edney Innovation Center, 1100 Market Street, Chattanooga
- Aug 13 2019
Knoxville Technology Council Inaugural Event
- Jewelry TV, 9600 Parkside Drive, Knoxville
- Aug 15 2019
"36|86 Entrepreneurship Festival"
- Aug 28 2019