Knoxville-based MVP licenses two technologies co-developed with ORNL

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) announced on Friday that it had licensed two additive manufacturing-related technologies that aim to streamline and ramp up production processes to Knoxville-based Magnum Venus Products Inc. (MVP), a global manufacturer of fluid movement and product solutions for industrial applications in composites and adhesives. The first

Five podcasts now posted on “Startup Knox” site

The “Startup Knox” site now has five podcasts spotlighting local entrepreneurs. In addition to the inaugural one featuring Anna Douglas, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of SkyNano LLC, the newest additions, in order, are: Erica Grant, Founder of Quantum Lock Technologies LLC; Lia Winter, Co-Founder of Winter Innovations LLC; Tommy Nguyen,

American Library Association awards grants to support members’ entrepreneurial efforts

The American Library Association recently selected 13 public libraries to receive a total of $1.3 million to bolster their library entrepreneurship centers.  Established as part of a Google.org initiative to create opportunity for all, “Libraries Build Business” will enable libraries across the country to increase the number of business creators they

IACMI provides more details on recent DOE award

IACMI, officially the Institute for Advanced Carbon Composites Manufacturing Innovation, has provided additional information on a recent grant announcement from the U. S. Department of Energy. The award was made to Collaborative Composite Solutions Corporation, a wholly owned not-for profit subsidiary of the University of Tennessee Research Foundation that operates