Tag Archives: Chattanooga

Cropp, EC lead Chattanooga and Hamilton County tech-based economic development initiatives

J. Wayne Cropp has devoted the past almost six years to heading The Enterprise Center (EC), an organization responsible for leading the City of Chattanooga’s and Hamilton County’s technology-based economic development initiatives. In a recent interview with teknovation.biz, the President and Chief Executive Officer reviewed EC’s evolution in a community

“Gig City” still accepting applications from entrepreneurs and students

(EDITOR’S NOTE: John Wilson of “Gig City” is encouraging entrepreneurs and students from the Innovation Valley to consider applying for this summer’s programs.) Imagine living in a city with the nation’s fastest city-wide Internet – one gigabit per second to anywhere in the city, whether the location is a business

Southern Growth “Chairman’s Conference” coming to Chattanooga in June

Tennessee will host the Southern Growth Policies Board’s (SGPB) “Chairman’s Conference” for the first time in years when the two-day event begins June 25 in Chattanooga. This year’s event, hosted by Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam, marks 40 years since SGPB was launched by the region’s governors. “This spring, by way