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Start-Up America Initiative: Start-Ups Are Cool Again

Here's my hope for our community- let's place a lot of bets on start-ups over the next few years. We need more entrepreneurs starting more companies. We'll most likely have more failures, but we'll have more successes too. Then we double-down on the ones that show promise. [...]

February 7th, 2011|

Nopone.com Wins Will This Float? Prize

Press ReleaseNovember 16, 2010 Will This Float Draws Over 200 People For Start-Up Event CHATTANOOGA, TN - Nathan Derrick walked away from Chattanooga’s first-ever Will This Float? competition with a giant life preserver around his neck. The flotation device was the prize that Derrick won [...]

November 17th, 2010|

Chattanooga-based Start-Ups Shine in Throttle Up Competition

We spent the last two days in Oak Ridge and Knoxville at Tech2020's Entrepreneurial Imperative. Our plate was full of learning, connecting, and evangelizing to the rest of East TN about what's happening here in Chattanooga. If you've never had a chance to check it [...]

October 28th, 2010|