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Proposed federal funding could rekindle TN entrepreneurship and innovation, much as during the earlier Haslam Administration.
Some would like to see a bold, rigorous assessment of TNInvestco that would better assess value and improve the model.
Sure, there's some HIT, but also a wide range of products, apps and services in a variety of sectors.
Rolfe and Brock doubtless plan a smooth transition to maintain momentum, but there are vagaries to ponder.
There are similar models in Georgia and other states, some involving a mix of public and private funds.
Applications for investment consideration are being taken now.
Since opinions are hard to monetize, leaders statewide seek new sources of momentum
Relocated New Yorker says Nashville and SEC territory are prime sector launchpads
Agency's entrepreneurship director seems to have caught the bug.
[updated] CBS Sports Digital buys 24/7 Sports, led by Shannon Terry.
Chief Investment Officer Michael Brakebill reiterates his open-door policy
First permanent CEO in three years begins a stem-stern review as he wades-in
With fingers crossed and funds in-hand, the tech-centric nonprofit forges ahead
Leadership shift was accomplished August 19, with Hagerty now chairman of TTDC
The fate of Nashville Medical Trade Center.. a new venture from Cromwell & Schmisseur.. a beta invitation.. and much more here.
News and notes from around Tennessee on science, technology, innovation and related policy.
Spring 2010 may go down in the annals of modern Tennessee history as a period of innovation breakthroughs
TTDC forum, TNInvestco website, VU tech transfer, PureSafety, Tricycle, Memphis leadership, and more...
Tech economic development group also funds entrepreneurs network and appoints vice chairperson as it heads into legislative fray
Four business leaders formed the core of group that picked the NEC's inaugural board
For perhaps the next six months, the pace of development of Tennessee's emerging New Economy will be largely in the hands of elected officials
Warning TNInvestco's not enough, TTDC hopes to keep its mission alive, maybe by spinning-off new ventures
Tennessee Technology Development Corp. faces the proverbial 'Valley of Death' in its own funding, and looks to the Bredesen Administration for a liferope
Technology-enterprise advocate believes life-sciences sector cannot advance without stronger leadership
TTDC gets its second wind, releases funding for technology and commercialization grants, looks toward future
TBA is apparently regrouping, and still dealing with basic organizational and strategy issues as it confront a crisis of opportunity, because of the growing importance of the life sciences
With the leverage of the game-changing TNInvestco program becoming more apparent, Bredesen Cabinet officials move to establish control, for the long-haul
There may be fences to mend, but now it's time for the state's VCs to Cowboy Up and make a move
[Updated 5:52 p.m.] The TNSBICCA passed in both House and Senate today, and will next go to Gov. Bredesen. The Senate vote was 30-0. It passed in the full House this morning, 94-0, and in Senate Finance this afternoon 9-0-1PNV. The insurance industry provides the leverage for this economic development and venture-funding move.
The state's new private-equity director debuts and a VC panel gets the lowdown on controversial venture-funding proposal
Local Angel net and Mercury Labs shoulder high-profile assignments for the state's tech-driven economic development leader
Could new Angel tax credits, grant programs and quasi-debt facilities provide the critical mass of capital Tennessee needs?
Tennessee Technology Development Corporation has a great gameplan, but the clock is ticking for policymakers, VCs, scientists and entrepreneurs
TTDC presses ahead on numerous fronts, with a deadline looming just over the horizon, amid a rough economy, and political changes
TTDC lands prominent healthcare CEO, scientist and policy influential to help navigate the shores of business, academe and government
While critics sound off and Biotech targets General Assembly, an economy-shaping executive keeps pushing education and innovations
Although slow to crystallize, the Mind2Marketplace technology initiative has won support from a growing number of participants, as it attempts to become a formal organization
Tennessee Technology Development Corporation continues to assemble its team to drive tech-centered economic development.
Venture advocate's latest activity recalls earlier attempts to ignite technology in Tennessee