Mentor Support: A Key Take-away for 2018 Andrews Launch Accelerator Participants
NC State student entrepreneurs value support gained through Andrews Launch Accelerator
NC State students launch spatial intelligence startup that could help reduce energy costs in buildings based on smartphone data.
Pitching In: Matthew Davis (’12 MBA)
Matthew Davis is helping future entrepreneurs through NC State Alumni Entrepreneurs Group
Five Questions with Wes Johnson, Founder of Lawson Hammock
College of Textiles alumnus Wes Johnson is in the swing of things as founder of Lawson Hammock. The company is poised to earn $1 million in revenue this year, mostly due to the success of its signature product, the Blue Ridge Camping Hammock, a consistently well-rated and thoughtfully designed tent-hammock hybrid popular with outdoor enthusiasts.
A Foundation for Innovation
NC State empowers Park Scholar – and CEO of her own business – Emily Neville to channel her passion for entrepreneurship.
You Get Out What You Put In
“I didn’t know anything about design as a kid growing up. I didn’t know any designers and didn’t know that design was a career path. […]
Alumni Investors Boost Wolfpack Businesses
The Wolfpack Investor Network connects alumni with businesses that got their start at NC State. For Pack-connected entrepreneurs, it’s a win-win.
“Shark Tank” Competitions Provide Feedback, Increase Engagement in STEM Classrooms
Through a recently National Science Foundation funded $1.2 million ITEST grant, Jere Confrey and her team will continue to help math classrooms redesign group work to inspire and engage children through entrepreneurial problem-solving and coaching.
New Tech May Make Prosthetic Hands Easier for Patients to Use
Researchers have developed new technology for decoding neuromuscular signals to control powered, prosthetic wrists and hands.
Four NC State Startup Teams Begin 2018 Andrews Launch Accelerator Program
On May 14, four teams of NC State student entrepreneurs began a 15-week program designed to help them successfully launch their startup ventures. They were selected from more than 25 applicants for the 2018 Andrews Launch Accelerator Program, said Lewis […]