Daily Clips

September 20th, 2016

TENNESSEE INNOVATION IN THE NEWS America’s Entrepreneurial Schools Initiative Receives POWER Grant EntreEd The comprehensive K-12 Entrepreneurship Education Initiative known as America’s Entrepreneurial Schools began last year in West Virginia and has been awarded nearly $2.2 million to expand efforts to more counties in West Virginia as well as counties/districts … read more

September 19th, 2016

TENNESSEE INNOVATION IN THE NEWS Ikea Installs Tennessee’s Largest Rooftop Solar Display on Memphis Store The Commercial Appeal Ikea has completed installing atop its Memphis store 4,424 solar panels, enough to power 297 cars or 205 homes a year, store officials announced Wednesday. The massive array covers 250,676 square feet … read more

September 16th, 2016

TENNESSEE INNOVATION IN THE NEWS Chattanooga Launches One of First Electric Vehicle Ride Share Programs in U.S. Chattanooga Times Free Press Twenty-six years after the Chattanooga Area Regional Transportation Authority debuted one of the country’s first all-electric downtown shuttle services, Chattanooga will soon become one of the first cities in … read more

September 15th, 2016

TENNESSEE INNOVATION IN THE NEWS CO.STARTERS in Partnership with EPIcenter EPIcenter CO.STARTERS is a nine-week program that equips aspiring entrepreneurs with the insights, relationships, and tools needed to turn business ideas into action. Unlike traditional platforms, CO.STARTERS applies the lean business modeling methods popular among high-growth startups to businesses of … read more

September 14th, 2016

TENNESSEE INNOVATION IN THE NEWS Learn JavaScript in Nashville The Iron Yard Over the course of 12 weeks, learn JavaScript in Nashville with a practicing veteran (and skilled instructor) at The Iron Yard. You’ll learn to code using JavaScript, which is the key to creating interactive web pages, as well … read more

September 13th, 2016

TENNESSEE INNOVATION IN THE NEWS City of Knoxville to Honor Women and Minority Small Business Owners Wednesday Knoxville News Sentinel The city will be recognizing female and minority small business owners Wednesday at the 2016 Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Awards Ceremony. The ceremony will is planned to begin at 8 a.m.inside … read more

September 12th, 2016

TENNESSEE INNOVATION IN THE NEWS Agricenter Lands $100,000 Grant to Complete Trail High Ground News After sitting half-finished for many, many years, the Agricenter Trail at Agricenter International is finally going to get its middle connecting section, allowing visitors to enjoy more its lush landscape. The Agricenter recently received a … read more

September 9th, 2016

TENNESSEE INNOVATION IN THE NEWS Basecamp @ Miller Plaza Startup Week Chattanooga At 10:00am there will be free coffee and breakfast from Milk & Honey. All day is dedicated to coworking! Come cowork with your Innovation District neighbors! Mix, mingle and discuss which events you’re most looking forward to at … read more

September 8th, 2016

TENNESSEE INNOVATION IN THE NEWS Entrepreneurs Give Elevator Pitch for Knoxville Startup Day WATE The elevator door opens. And there stands your ideal investor. It’s the chance of a lifetime. But that chance only lasts as long as the elevator ride – you have a finite amount of time to … read more

September 7th, 2016

TENNESSEE INNOVATION IN THE NEWS Bellhops Adds Trucks For Full-Service Moves Nooga.com On the surface, it may not seem like news—a moving business offering moving trucks. But Bellhops founder Cameron Doody said the introduction of moving trucks is the company’s next big initiative. The new service is now in three … read more