Don’t be shy about funding! Join NC IDEA and Ventureprise for the $50,000 Seed Grant Prep Session. When: 8/16/17, 6pm-8pm Location: Portal Building (Room 242), 9319 Robert D…
NC IDEA Foundation Awards Grant to Expand Ventureprise Launch
Extends proven National Science Foundation I-Corps Program
Ventureprise was named by the NC IDEA Foundation (www.ncidea.org) as a recipient of one of its first nine grants to North Carolina organizations that support entrepreneurs and promote entrepreneurship.More
Inc. 5000 Fast-Growing Private Companies Features 44 Charlotte USA Firms.
PLANIT GROUP named fastest growing in North Carolina
PLANIT GROUP named fastest growing in North Carolina.
The 2016 Inc. 5000 fast-growing private companies ranking includes 186 companies headquartered in the Carolinas. These top performing businesses are concentrated in Charlotte USA, home to 44 firms, and the combined Raleigh and Durham-Chapel Hill metros, also home to 44 firms.More
15th Annual Charlotte Venture Challenge Winners Selected
10 Winners Awarded from 27 Competing Startups
Charlotte, NC (Tuesday, April 19, 2016) – The North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC) located in Kannapolis, NC hosted over 200 entrepreneurs, investors, corporate leaders, and students for the 15th Annual Charlotte Venture Challenge. The competition selected 27 finalists from the Carolinas and Tennessee to compete for over $35,000 in cash prizes.More
The Impact of Innovation...Charlotte Entrepreneur Growth Report
The Charlotte Entrepreneur Growth Report (CEGR) is the region’s first systematic evaluation of its diverse and rapidly growing innovation-driven entrepreneurship community. The initial 2015 edition was funded by the Charlotte Regional Fund for Entrepreneurship, a public-private, entrepreneurial initiative supported by the City of Charlotte and the NC IDEA Foundation. The report was researched and created through an effort led by Ventureprise in collaboration with the Business Innovation & Growth Council, and UNC Charlotte’s Urban Institute.More
Atom Power Innovative Circuit Breaker Featured in Charlotte Business Journal
Atom Power, LLC, a Ventureprise client-tenant located in the PORTAL building, was featured in a Charlotte Business Journal article posted on December 31. The article describes the company’s breakthrough technology for a digital circuit breaker and go-to-market plans.
Congratulations to Charlotte's Fastest Growing Company, InfoSense
InfoSense, Inc. first on Fast 50 list
InfoSense, Inc., a technology company founded by a UNC Charlotte engineering professor, is ranked as the fastest growing Charlotte area private company on the annual Fast 50 list published by the Charlotte Business Journal.
InfoSense illustrates the power of leveraging the inventive talent of university researchers, particularly in collaboration with business partners, to create products that improve the world resulting in substantial business opportunity.More
InnovateHER Charlotte Region Winner Selected
5 Finalists Pitched to 8 Expert Judges
UChef founder Mary Guin was the winner of the Charlotte regional finals of the InnovateHER Challenge national prize competition. InnovateHER is a national competition organized by the Small Business Administration (SBA), in partnership with Microsoft to identify products and services that impact and empower the lives of women and families.
Atom Power Featured in August-September 2015 Charlotte Biz magazine
Atom Power, LLC, a Ventureprise client-tenant located in the PORTAL building, is featured in the current issue of Charlotte Biz. Ryan Kennedy, CEO and UNC Charlotte electrical engineering alumnus, has developed a new circuit breaker that is software driven, allowing operators to dynamically change characteristics.
City Startup Labs Collaborates with Ventureprise to Establish a Center of Excellence
City Startup Labs (CSL) to be located at Universy of North Carolina at Charlotte, in association with Ventureprise.More
Kevin Loomis with Ecomdash named Small Business CIO of the Year
Ecomdash has announced that Kevin Loomis, co-founder and VP of product development at ecomdash, was named the Small Business CIO of the Year by the Charlotte Business Journal.More