NC IDEA SEED

Wilmington Start-Up’s Hemp-Based Prosthetics Could be Cheaper for Users, Safer for Manufacturers

June 26, 2018

NC IDEA SEED

Big Response to NC IDEA’S Micro-Grant Program Shows ‘A Lot of Need,’ CEO Says

June 25, 2018

NC IDEA ECOSYSTEM

RIoT Going to DC for Defense Industry Event as Internet of Things Growth Surges

June 22, 2018

NC IDEA SEED

NC IDEA FOUNDATION Awards $147,000 in Micro-Grants to Fifteen North Carolina Startups in Inaugural Pilot

June 21, 2018

Expansion of Long-Standing Grant Program Commits to Serving More Nascent Startups of Potential DURHAM, NC – June 21, 2018 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial ambition and economic advancement in North Carolina, announced today that the organization has awarded over $147,000 in micro-grants to fifteen North Carolina startups in its inaugural…Read More

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NC IDEA FOUNDATION Appoints Two New Members to Board of Directors

June 19, 2018

Board Expansion Reflects Foundation’s Commitment to Broaden Reach Across the State DURHAM, NC – June 19, 2018 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial ambition and economic advancement in North Carolina, announced today the appointment of two new members to its Board of Directors. Joining the Board of Directors are Walter Frye,…Read More

A Trip to Boone

June 11, 2018 by Andrea Cook

Back in February, my colleague Lauren McCullough and I visited entrepreneurs in Winston-Salem, Charlotte and Asheville (you can read about our adventure here). A couple of weeks ago, I hit the road again and spent some time learning about the startup ecosystem in Boone, NC. Over the last 30 years, I’ve spent lots of time…Read More

NC IDEA ENGAGE

LaunchBio Receives Grant from Wege Foundation to Expand Access to Opportunities in Biotech

June 7, 2018

NC IDEA SEED

Valencell Teams with Sonion to Expand the Use of Biometric Sensors in the Ear

June 6, 2018