Menu

Category: Entrepreneurship

Virtual “Reverse Pitch MKE” scheduled for next week

Here’s a virtual event that might be of interest to some readers. Called the “Reverse Pitch MKE,” four corporations will present their business challenges to entrepreneurs and start-ups in search of the next great solution. The event at 1 p.m. October 27 will feature four companies pitching are: Northwestern Mutual…

T & T Scientific announces release of the NanoSizer GMP FLOW platform

T & T Scientific Corporation has announced the release of its newest offering – the NanoSizer GMP FLOW platform. According to Nima Tamaddoni, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Knoxville-based company, the new product is “the world’s best nanomedicine manufacturing platform,” citing factors such as lowest cost, high quality,…

IC participant breaks ground on new manufacturing facility

Hempitecture Inc., a Sun Valley, ID-based company that specializes in sustainable building materials and a participant in Cohort 5 of the “Innovation Crossroads” program operated by Oak Ridge National Laboratory, broke ground on its state-of-the-art nonwoven manufacturing facility last week. Located in the Northbridge Junction industrial park directly off I-84…

VCaaS emerging as a model to link corporations with venture capital firms

McKinsey & Co. reports that only 21 percent of surveyed executives say they have the “expertise, resources and commitment” to achieve new growth in the next 12 months. If that’s the case, where do companies turn for their new ideas? It’s frequently start-ups through the open innovation model. In this recent article…

Applications being accepted for “CyberTech|X Accelerator”

Applications are now being accepted for the second “CyberTech|X Accelerator” operated by Tampa Bay Wave in the Florida city. Described as a “highly specialized 90-day accelerator program exclusively for innovative and disruptive technology startups focused on cybersecurity,” the upcoming program will also reserve five to seven slots for women as…