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Chattanooga’s CO.LAB hires Chloé Morrison to join senior leadership

May 24th, 2021|

Chattanooga’s CO.LAB hires Chloé Morrison to join senior leadership Communication, journalism veteran brings more than a decade of experience to the role Chattanooga, TN – Longtime journalist Chloé Morrison has been named Director of Communications for The Company Lab (CO.LAB), a nonprofit organization supporting entrepreneurs and startups across [...]

Chattanooga’s CO.LAB Selects Lindsey Cox as New CEO

April 1st, 2021|

Chattanooga’s CO.LAB Selects Lindsey Cox as New CEO Veteran startup advocate brings D.C. and Nashville experiences to Chattanooga Chattanooga, TN --- Tennessee native Lindsey Cox has been named Chief Executive Officer of The Company Lab (CO.LAB), a nonprofit organization supporting entrepreneurs and startups across southeast [...]

CO.LAB’s Search For a New CEO…

December 15th, 2020|

CO.LAB CEO Stepping Down National Search Begins for New CEO After three years of leadership at The Company Lab (CO.LAB), CEO Marcus Shaw is stepping down. Mr. Shaw took the reins at CO.LAB in July 2017, developing the current strategic plan and [...]

Announcing Finalists for Amplify Pitch Competition

October 20th, 2020|

We are so excited to announce the finalists for Startup Week's newest pitch competition, Amplify. The finalists in the Amplify competition will pitch to win a dream ad production package in partnership with three award-winning advertising companies—Humanaut, Pathfinder Films, and The Sasha Group. The finalists [...]

Meet the Winners of Will This Float?: Black Founders Edition!

October 19th, 2020|

We are so excited to announce the winners of this year's Will This Float?: Black Founders Edition! This year's finalists were placed in one of two categories based off of revenue, and one winner was selected from each category to receive a $3,000 cash prize, as well as [...]

Announcing Finalists for Will This Float?: Black Founders Edition!

October 15th, 2020|

We are so excited to announce the finalists for this year's Will This Float?: Black Founders Edition, which will take place on Monday, Oct. 19 at 12 p.m. This year's finalists are placed in one of two categories based off of revenue, and each category [...]

This Week at CO.LAB: CO.LAB Awarded EDA Grant, & more!

September 22nd, 2020|

Our team is very excited to announce that CO.LAB has been awarded a 3-year $299,651 grant from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) as part of the agency's Build To Scale grant program.

This Week @ CO.LAB: Jobs Section added to Newsletter!

September 14th, 2020|

    CO.LAB Updates 1 Million Cups featuring Tiffany Pauldon-Banks, Lil Mama's Chicago Style Hoagy Join us for this special 1 Million Cups with Tiffany Pauldon-Banks, owner of the new Lil Mama's Chicago Style Hoagy coming soon to the Tomorrow Building! This week's 1 Million Cups [...]

Founder Spotlight: Patrick and Carolina Molloy with Adventure Sports Innovation

July 31st, 2020|

Photos contributed by Adventure Sports Innovation Patrick and Carolina Molloy are the founders of Adventure Sports Innovation, a business that brings to market the latest inventions and innovations for outdoor experiences, sourced from inventors and manufacturers around the world. The business is located on River [...]

Founder Spotlight: Sharon Green with Professional Cleaning Solutions

July 20th, 2020|

Sharon Green is the CEO of Professional Cleaning Solutions located at 800 Market Street in Downtown Chattanooga. Seventeen years ago, the Columbus, GA native came to Chattanooga on an assignment to help an underperforming regional finance office. Her reputation as a “get-it-done” professional led her [...]