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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Meet the 2020 Consumer Goods Accelerator Cohort

July 20th, 2020|

We are excited to announce the companies in this year's Consumer Goods Accelerator cohort, which will launch on Tuesday, July 21. This year, we are partnering with the newly formed Proof Bar & Incubator to [...]

HealthTech Accelerator Update #1

July 13th, 2020|

Last week in our HealthTech Accelerator program, produced in partnership with Unum and Erlanger, our cohort had the opportunity to get industry insight on navigating corporate partnerships. Marco Forato, SVP of Corporate Strategy at Unum, [...]

Meet the HealthTech Accelerator 2020 Cohort

July 6th, 2020|

We are excited to announce the eight teams who are participating in the HealthTech Accelerator, which launched on June 22 in partnership with Erlanger Health System and Unum. In response to the COVID-19 crisis and to [...]

Founder Feature: Ji Heo with TesBros

May 22nd, 2020|

In the last few months, the COVID-19 crisis suddenly shifted the lives of many across the U.S., especially entrepreneurs. Businesses across many sectors have been faced with unique challenges that, for some, have forced them [...]