Launch Tennessee announces speaking engagement by Walmart CTO at 36|86, along with final selection of presenting Village 36 startup companies Walmart Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Jeremy King will speak at 36|86 Entrepreneurship and Technology Conference June 4-7 in Nashville. King joins FedEx Founder and CEO Fred Smith, AOL Co-founder Steve Case, Tennessee […]
In speaking with Wayne “Butch” Gilliam of West Texas Investors Club during the 2016 edition of 36|86, it was not all whiskey and honky tonk- although those topics were definitely breached. He spoke of Southeastern pride, the entrepreneurial spirit, and the importance of relationships in business. We learned quite a few things. The most important? […]
Steve Case – chairman and CEO of Revolution, co-founder of America Online (AOL) and author of New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller The Third Wave, Steve Case will share insight into how entrepreneurs can prepare to win in the next era of innovation.
For decades, technology has been both the boon and bane of the music industry. Advances in recording mediums, from 8-track to cassette to CD, have kept listeners engaged and buying. But the MP3 and ongoing online evolution have posed challenges to the industry, and at this past June’s 36|86 conference Nashville Music Row vets Joe […]
In the innovation world, differentiators are everything. What sets you apart is what creates your success in a crowded marketplace. We love to show off Tennessee entrepreneurs and the remarkable range of products and services they are creating. That base of talent is a differentiator for our state, and much of it is nurtured in […]