Congratulations to the 2018 NC IDEA ECOSYSTEM Partners!
The thirteen 2018 NC IDEA ECOSYSTEM grant recipients are:
- Bunker Labs RDU, Cary
- Carolina Small Business Development Fund’s Eastern Women’s Entrepreneurship Center, Elizabeth City
- Center for Creative Economy, Winston-Salem
- Office of Regional Economic Development and Millennial Campus, East Carolina University, Greenville
- Innovate Charlotte, Charlotte
- LaunchBio, Inc., Durham
- LaunchUNCG at UNC-Greensboro, Greensboro
- Mountain BizWorks, Asheville
- NCGrowth, Chapel Hill
- StartCharlotte, Charlotte
- Startup High Country, Boone
- Thomas Entrepreneurship Hub, Pembroke
- University of North Carolina Wilmington Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Wilmington
“Today’s announcement is the Foundation’s largest dollar commitment to date, bringing our total in ECOSYSTEM grants to over $2.6 million to 24 organizations over the past two years,” said Thom Ruhe, President and CEO of NC IDEA. “Partnering with these organizations creates greater opportunity for the statewide exchange of ideas, experiences and connections,” concluded Ruhe.
Read the full announcement here.