EDP Biotech one of 27 companies pitching at next week’s “MedCity INVEST” virtual forum

By Tom Ballard, Chief Alliance Officer, PYA EDP Biotech Corporation, a Knoxville company that develops and commercializes convenient, cost-effective diagnostics which detect disease early, is one of six start-ups invited to pitch in the diagnostics track during next week’s “MedCity INVEST” virtual forum. Described as the “premier national healthcare investing

Leviathan Affordable Aquarium Automation wins this year’s “What’s the Big Idea? Pitch Festival”

By Kailyn Lamb, Marketing Content Writer and Editor, PYA Leviathan Affordable Aquarium Automation, a company that makes circuit boards to help check chemical levels of the water in fish tanks, won this year’s “What’s the Big Idea? Pitch Festival” (WTBI) along with the $10,000 grand prize. This year’s competition, held

John Hopkins named to Smart Manufacturing magazine’s “25 Leaders Transforming Manufacturing”

John Hopkins, Chief Executive Officer for the Knoxville-headquartered Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI), has earned a spot on Smart Manufacturing magazine’s “25 Leaders Transforming Manufacturing” list. The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) credited Hopkins and his fellow honorees with revolutionizing the pace and scope of technological adoption of smart manufacturing