Program Overview

CO.STARTERS for Researchers targets graduate-level research and MBA students looking to commercialize their research.

For more information, contact LaunchTN’s Innovation & Commercialization Manager – lindsey@launchtn.org

Program Features

The nine-week program explores what it takes to turn research into a viable business by developing business strategies, as well as examining the market and internal operations of running a business day to day.

Support the Co.starters program by becoming a mentor or partner and help foster innovation and entrepreneurship in Tennessee.

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5 Real Reasons to Become an Entrepreneur

We often hear about how invigorating it is to be free and rid of a 40-hour work week behind a desk in a monotonous office; free of the corporate world and the overbearing bosses. After all, this is the type of work that entrepreneurs avoid at all costs, and the … read more

LaunchTN Announces Promotions, Role Changes Among Staff

Launch Tennessee staffers Jill Van Beke and Lindsey Cox move into newly defined roles, Brittany Burgess and Jami Creel receive promotions. NASHVILLE (July 27, 2017) – Launch Tennessee announced a refresh to its organizational chart which includes Jill Van Beke taking on a new role as Chief Program Officer. Van … read more