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July 28, 2022 | Tom Ballard

Durham’s First Flight Venture Center celebrating 30th anniversary

The First Flight Venture Center describes itself as “North Carolina’s original science, technology, and business incubator. Located in the heart of the Research Triangle Park, we support the launch of bioscience, life science, medical device, and information technology companies by providing the tailored resources, guidance, and connections required for sustained commercial success.”

The organization is celebrating its 30th anniversary, having graduated more than 400 start-ups during those three decades. WRAL TechWire spotlights the Durham-based facility and its programs in this article, the first in a series focused on start-ups hubs in the Research Triangle area.