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PART 2: Joining “Innovation Crossroads” was a “no brainer” for Mitch Ishmael

(EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the second article in a four-part series spotlighting the “Innovation Crossroads” initiative at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the Founders of the three companies that relocated to the Knoxville-Oak Ridge region to grow their energy-focused start-ups.) By Tom Ballard, Chief Alliance Officer, PYA For Mitch Ishmael,

ORNL accepting applications for second “Innovation Crossroads” cohort

By Tom Ballard, Chief Alliance Officer, PYA Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) announced at yesterday’s “Technov865” forum that it is seeking another group of young entrepreneurs for its energy-focused “Innovation Crossroads” program. The initiative, which is part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Lab-Embedded Entrepreneurship Program, is designed to

“Innovation Crossroads” addresses national challenge, but can also help local ecosystem

By Tom Ballard, Chief Alliance Officer, PYA For the two people at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) most involved with the “Innovation Crossroads” initiative, it is a significant way to address a national challenge – energy innovation – while simultaneously supporting the local entrepreneurial ecosystem. “It represents an incredible opportunity

Here are profiles on the four teams that comprise the first “Innovation Crossroads” cohort

Here’s some additional information about the inaugural cohort in the “Innovation Crossroads” program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). The teams were formally unveiled in an event yesterday at the lab that also featured two top administrators from the U.S. Department of Energy. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Related articles: A summary of the

“ZeroTo510,” sibling of ORNL’s upcoming “Innovation Crossroads” cited as two accelerators to watch

Tech.Co, the online newsletter focused on start-ups, just listed its top six business accelerators to watch. One is in Tennessee – Memphis’ “ZeroTo510” – and the other is “Cyclotron Row,” a California-based sibling to the soon-to-be-launched “Innovation Crossroads” at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Read more here.

ORNL provides more details on “Innovation Crossroads”

By Tom Ballard, Chief Alliance Officer, PYA Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) held a webinar earlier this week to provide interested energy entrepreneurs the opportunity to learn more about the “Innovation Crossroads” initiative announced on September 21. About two dozen people tuned-in to hear Tom Rogers, Director of Industrial Partnerships