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Can Non-Profit Investors Help Grow The Next Silicon Valley?

Thursday, April 21, 2011
Posted By John Dearborn
A recent New York Times article dove into the idea of organically creating the next Silicon Valley. Its author, Steven Davidoff, reviewed the different ingredients public and private sectors are adding to their entrepreneurial ecosystems and touched on a growing consensus that government does, and should, have a role in entrepreneurship.
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Cause for Celebration and Concern

Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Posted By Robert Hatta
We’re back! Stock markets are trending in a positive direction as companies realize productivity gains and begin to invest in future growth. Large Northeast Ohio employers like Cedar Fair, FirstEnergy, and Smucker’s all have announced impressive numbers for their most recent reporting periods. Further, it appears that the jobs are starting to come back...
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Obama Spreads Innovation Agenda To Middle America

Friday, March 04, 2011
Posted By John Dearborn
...imagine the White House calling and saying that they were so excited by what they were observing in terms of the state of change in the region that they wanted to come look and learn for themselves. Well that's exactly what happened here.
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Healthcare Booming in Cleveland

Monday, November 29, 2010
Posted By Kerri Breen
It's been a great month for healthcare startups in the Cleveland area. FMI Technologies just announced that an investment group from China committed $18 million to the company (FMI Technologies receives $18 million equity investment). This investment is the largest source of investment capital into a local healthcare startup from any Asian investor.
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10 Additions to Entrepreneur’s 50 Cool Cities to Start Your Business

Tuesday, August 03, 2010
Posted By Cathy Belk
Entrepreneur magazine's August 2010 edition featured a story "50 really cool cities to start your business", or as they further detailed, "the 50 cities and 10 lifestyles energizing businesses of all shapes and size". These types of lists are always fun to read for the selections that are surprising, or redemptive, or just plain right.
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Northeast Ohio's Response to the Gulf Oil Spill

Thursday, June 17, 2010
Posted By Cathy Belk
Local company ABS Materials is stepping up to the plate in an effort to aid the cleanup in the Gulf. Last night, Cleveland's WKYC featured the company and the work they're doing
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