Category: Entrepreneurship

Techstars engaged to assess the Greater Knoxville innovation ecosystem and provide recommendations to make it better

An idea that has been widely rumored in the Knoxville-Oak Ridge entrepreneurial ecosystem for at least a year is now officially launched with an announcement yesterday. The public unveiling of “The Innovation Ecosystem Assessment for the Greater Knoxville Metropolitan Area” came via an email co-signed by the top executives at

P&G Ventures launches first-ever “Virtual Innovation Challenge”

P&G Ventures, the early stage start-up studio within consumer products behemoth Procter & Gamble, is launching its first-ever “Virtual Innovation Challenge.” It is a product pitch contest for entrepreneurs, inventors and start-ups navigating the COVID-19 pandemic. After two successful iterations at CES, the Las Vegas-based consumer technology trade show, P&G