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A sobering report from Brookings Institution researchers inevitably shows there's work yet to be done.
Social-impact technology startup aims to leverage first-to-market advantage in national rollout.
Many of these issues gained salience during the Haslam and Bredesen years.
Startups and mature money transmitters alike will want to watch this space.
Legislator observes the Western Division of the State lagging Eastern and Western regions.
[updated] In-the-works a year or more, the advocacy group is about to stand up to be counted.
VTC Smaller downtown get economic development grants that favor entrepreneurship.
Talked about for a year or more, the effort gets fresh momentum
LaunchTN CEO agrees it'd be great to have more data and analyses about all this.
Gov. Bill Haslam delivers his State of the State Address this evening.
[updated] 2016 rocks with appealing events statewide.
Tennessee Technology Development Corporation (TTDC), aka Launch Tennessee, fills posts.
Seeking to anchor Music in the education agenda, the industry has business issues, as well.
VTC Innovation seeds begin sprouting, as first startups recruited.
This roundup features Amplion, HCCA, CouncilCapital, John Murdock, Joe Kustelski, Proton and more.
[updated] Even terrorism and immigration issues may affect performance monitoring.
Initiatives complement Rural EDev Task Force and operate under Fund umbrella.
Alexia Poe, established as a fixture in Tennessee policy circles at a young age, moves on.
[Updated] Too many Rural communities are not sharing in Tennessee's economic momentum, they say.
Questions about institutional GPs' reporting get fresh attention in some quarters.
[updated] Moving cautiously, CEO Bryan Huddleston preps for increased NTC influence.
Kecia Ray says she is the first e.Republic exec dedicated entirely to CDE advancement.
Bio veteran Jim Monsor leads pilot effort to deepen TN's startup resources
Entrepreneurship, events and attracting capital may have revved-up. Tech transfer? Not so much.
Steady-as-she-goes seems to be the watchboard at cautious, high-performing pension plan.
The small NTC must weigh carefully its forays into State and Federal policy-shaping.
Execs from Digital Reasoning, Rustici and State Economic Development are highlighted.
Updates on Endorsee, Sagents, Tandum, EO Nashville, PBM365, Back Porch Group, Exile.
Canadian company takes minority stake, co-founder former Gov. Phil Bredesen remains significant shareholder
Index delivers composite image of state's economic development, innovation status
[Charts added] Following VNC's report on the ITIF report today, LaunchTN responded.
The state retirement fund's venture capital allocations seem to be gaining momentum
A pension-fund program underway three years takes another step forward
Briefings on the state's new regional business accelerators' mission and how to work with them.
The state's retirement system advances toward the half-billion dollar level in private-equity commitments
Tech-driven economic development will eventually learn what priority it gets in the Haslam Administration
The NBIC is seriously considering creating a new facility and/or relocating from its 10th Ave spot
Ryan Gooch moves on to EnerNOC, and the Senator's son and others pick-up added duties
Rising interest in metals, natural gas and other energy assets is the driver in Denham's current multi-billion dollar fundraise
This Massachusetts fund is partial to Internet plays and other technologies.
State ECD issued draft guidelines for Gov. Haslam's INCITE Co-Investment Fund managed by TTDC
Gov. Haslam's ECD commissioner has a growing list of to-do's, including an international trade portfolio
A Harvard-based economist tells local execs clusters and pragmatism are key elements for a Nashville innovation strategy
Executive transitions, capital raises, alliances and innovations.
As widely anticipated, the Feds came through with $29.7MM in funding for Gov. Bill Haslam's innovation-breeding program
Nashville leader says the sometimes controversial program is 'worthwhile experiment' in jobs creation.
Governor addresses fast-growth sector; d
etails of venture funding, entrepreneur award and tech-transfer still unfolding
With Gov. Bill Haslam's jobs- and innovation-producing strategy launching next week, the appointment of a seasoned operative is welcomed
Angels' hopes take wing, but it remains to be seen whether the General Assembly answers the call
[Updated] Fueled by assets of the pension fund for State employees, the TCRS private-equity program advances
Former Bredesen aide and Haslam supporter starts independent communications practice
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Our latest roundup of VU searches, capital raises, marketing pushes, digital music, tech commercialization and more
New chair at lifesciences association..Parental Health update.. Bredesen aide moves.. Silicon Ranch and Venture Incite add staff.. PE investors disappear after liquidation.. bio-entrepreneurs..more
In a jobs-, economy- and budget-oriented era of challenges, the next Tennessee governor has chosen a private-equity fellow for a linchpin role
Tech economic development group also funds entrepreneurs network and appoints vice chairperson as it heads into legislative fray
Warning TNInvestco's not enough, TTDC hopes to keep its mission alive, maybe by spinning-off new ventures