Spring Accelerator Pitch Night on April 27

The Spring 2017 Accelerator cohort will be pitching to the public on Thursday, April 27 at The Granfalloon. Starting at 6 p.m., you can join network with the founders and hear each of their pitches. Several CO.STARTERS teams will also be present at the event [...]

April 19th, 2017|

Reverse Pitch on February 15th

On February 15th, a Request for Proposals will be presented to developers for three smart gigabit applications. These apps will be created over the next several months with competitive compensation, with at least $40,000 available funded in part by $20,000 from US Ignite. This event is [...]

February 15th, 2017|

GIGTANK and CO.LAB Accelerator Teams Pitching to Public on January 10

The teams who participated in the GIGTANK and CO.LAB Accelerator fall cohort will be pitching to the public on January 10 at 6 p.m. at The Granfalloon. Community members will have the chance to meet and greet the teams as well as hear a brief [...]

January 2nd, 2017|

Music Therapy Gateway Wins Grand Prize at ‘Will This Float?’ Competition

The Company Lab honors three emerging companies at seventh annual pitch event The Company Lab (CO.LAB) announced three emerging companies as the winners of its seventh annual ‘Will This Float?’ business pitch competition yesterday evening. Music Therapy Gateway in Communications, Inc. took the first place [...]

December 9th, 2016|

Eight Entrepreneurs Selected to Compete in ‘Will This Float?’ Pitch Competition

Annual event to reward winners with a combined $4,500 RSVP   Eight finalists have been selected to pitch their business ideas at The Company Lab’s (CO.LAB) annual ‘Will This Float?’ competition. The presenters will compete for prizes before a panel of three judges and [...]

November 28th, 2016|

Applications Open for 7th Annual ‘Will This Float?’ Competition

Business pitch competition to award $3,000 for best idea, $1,000 for first runner up   APPLY NOW   The Company Lab (CO.LAB) is currently seeking applications for its seventh annual ‘Will This Float?’ competition, which showcases up-and-coming startup ideas in southeast Tennessee. Prospective participants [...]

October 31st, 2016|

CO.LAB hosting Demo Night and Alumni Network Launch Party during Startup Week

Tuesday, October 3 Demo Night 5 PM Floor Five at The Edney Alumni Network Launch Party 7:30 PM Third Floor at Warehouse Row Commons During Startup Week Chattanooga 2016, CO.LAB is hosting a special two-part event to highlight its startups and overall alumni community. The [...]

September 29th, 2016|

Winners Announced at 48Hour Launch: Internet of Things Edition

Following two full days of intensive startup development, four teams of local entrepreneurs have emerged as the winners of ‘48Hour Launch: Internet of Things Edition,’ an annual business launching competition hosted by The Company Lab (CO.LAB) and Mozilla. This year, the program challenged participants to [...]

September 12th, 2016|

Finalists Announced for 48Hour Launch: IoT Edition

The Company Lab (CO.LAB) and Mozilla have selected seven teams to compete for prizes in this year’s 48Hour Launch: Internet of Things business hackathon. Projects range from drone-enabled utility repairs to Wi-Fi connected plush toys that allow kids to send and receive voice messages. Register [...]

September 1st, 2016|

CO.LAB and Mozilla Seeking Applications for 48Hour Launch

Business and tech hackathon to focus on Internet of Things The Company Lab (CO.LAB) and Mozilla are partnering to host a weekend-long business competition focusing on the Internet of Things (IoT). The event, called 48Hour Launch, challenges teams of entrepreneurs and specialists to spend 48 [...]

August 18th, 2016|