Category Archives: Innovation

Delaware Start Up Launchpad

Introducing a unique program to support community-based founders and their startups The University of Delaware Horn Program in Entrepreneurship is partnering with the Delaware Founders’ Initiative and Delaware Small Business Development Center (DSBDC) to support community-based entrepreneurs through the new Delaware Startup Launchpad program. “This unique program combines strengths from three organizations to deliver an…

Delaware’s bio-science elite showcases innovations in translational medicine and oncology research

June 18, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Beth Pomper Global Delaware 267-893-8799 beth.pomper@state.de.us Newark, DE – Distinguished Delaware physicians, scientists and entrepreneurs will meet with colleagues from around the world tomorrow at the University of Delaware’s STAR campus to discuss exciting work being done in the fields of translational medicine and oncology research here in…

What do Olympic Competition and Business Ownership have in common?

In what arena does success require perseverance, training, hard work and discipline? Olympic competition? Sure, but any successful entrepreneur will tell you that the same mindset applies to business. Frank Masley, co-owner of Masley Enterprises of Wilmington, DE is one of the few Americans who can speak to that from personal experience.  The three time…

2 New Launches: Start It Up Delaware’s new loft & Technical.ly Delaware

Delaware is lucky to have an increasingly vibrant entrepreneurial community. Tonight, Start-It-Up Delaware welcomes Governor Markel to unveil a new loft co-working space. Also launching this week is Technical.ly Delaware, the state’s first tech oriented news organization. But these are just a few of the many events and organizations that support our entrepreneurial ecosystem. Last week’s Start-It-Up Pitch…

Is your business a crowdfunding candidate?

(Credit: Article by Barbara Voerg) I was working on an article on this topic when I came across this excellent article written by a colleague in NY. Couldn’t have said it better so I wont. A few weeks ago, my son asked if I had any suggestions on how to raise additional capital for an independent…