NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 14, 2014 – Bonnaroo is proud to announce Hackeroo, a hackathon where participants will build apps, services and technology that serve live events like Bonnaroo. The hackathon hopes to attract developers across the country who are passionate about music and technology to Nashville. More information and registration can be found at http://hackeroo.io. […]
Welcome to the new Launch Tennessee website! We hope you enjoy learning about all the incredible things happening around entrepreneurship in this state. Our team at Launch Tennessee is committed to making TN the best place in the southeast for entrepreneurs to start and grow a business.
Some people still don’t appreciate what’s been happening in Tennessee, but much of the business world has noticed. The Milken Institute ranks Tennessee # 19 in the country in Risk Capital and Entrepreneurial Infrastructure (note improvement from past report) and near the top in the Southeastern United States.
If you are an entrepreneur in Tennessee, the most important step you can take is the first one – get started. Here are some frequently asked questions about how – and why – you should get connected to Tennessee’s network of regional accelerators.
Phase 0/00 winner Inquiry Technologies has received a great deal of exposure, most recently in an article for The Science Teacher – The National Science Teachers Association’s High School Flagship Journal. The article describes what student screencasting involves and why it is so different from other traditional forms of assessment — in this case, the […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 3, 2014 – Launch Tennessee and PandoDaily are now accepting startup applications for the 2014 Southland entrepreneur conference, which will take place June 9 – 11 in Nashville. Startups from across the country can apply to pitch for a grand prize of $100,000 at the conference. Ten startups will be selected to […]
Now accepting applications for this summer’s cohorts NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 5, 2014 – The Blackstone Specialist Program – presented by The Blackstone Charitable Foundation and Launch Tennessee – officially opened applications today. The program is seeking talent from across the country to come to Tennessee to be “specialists” in the state’s unique network of nine […]