Navigation Links
VIC Investor Network to Significantly Accelerate Technology Company Growth
Date:2/23/2013

Fayetteville, AR (PRWEB) February 22, 2013

Yesterday, Calvin Goforth, Chief Executive Officer and Founder of VIC Technology Venture Development™ (VIC™), announced the formation of the VIC Investor Network, a new fund that will significantly accelerate and expand technology venture development in Arkansas. The VIC Investor Network will place $250,000 start-up capital into every new portfolio company that VIC forms. Start-up capital is the most difficult funding to acquire. The VIC Investor Network funding will allow VIC to jumpstart its new portfolio companies and significantly shorten the average company development time.

Dr. Goforth made the announcement at VIC’s offices, following a presentation by Mitch Horowitz, Vice President & Managing Director of Battelle Technology Partnership Practice of Cleveland, Ohio. Mr. Horowitz led an in-depth 2012 Battelle study entitled Arkansas' Knowledge Economy Initiatives. He spoke about the importance of technology based economic development for Arkansas’ future economy, the benefits of the state’s incentive programs for encouraging such development, and he introduced the unique role VIC plays: “VIC fills key challenges and gaps for technology based economic development efforts by bringing together the initial management, product development, business development, and administrative teams needed to launch successful companies based on university inventions.”

With the VIC Investor Network in place, VIC will now be adding four new companies to its portfolio each year. This is approximately triple VIC’s previous rate of expansion. VIC estimates that over 100 high paying jobs of the future will be created in VIC portfolio companies over the next 3 years. VIC will also be adding additional sites across the country as it has developed and proven a uniquely effective business model for translating university research into outstanding young technology companies.

<
'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. PDL BioPharma to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences
2. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals to Present at the 15th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference Presentation Scheduled for Monday, February 11th at 2:30 PM ET
3. Amarantus BioScience to Present at the 15th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference
4. Palatin Technologies, Inc. to Present at 15th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference
5. Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses In Excess Of $100,000 Investing In Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. To Contact The Firm
6. EastBridge Investment Group and CBMG attended SeeThruEquity Investor Conference in New York
7. BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. Investor Presentation Now Available for On-demand Viewing at RetailInvestorConferences.com
8. Organovo Holdings, Inc. Investor Presentation Now Available for On-demand Viewing at RetailInvestorConferences.com
9. Luminex Corporation To Host Investor Event December 11, 2012
10. Rhythm Expands Series B Financing to $33 Million; Adds Pfizer Ventures as an Investor
11. CTI Appoints Monique Greer, Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications and Investor Relations
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/5/2015)... ... July 06, 2015 , ... For many years, metal-on-quartz filters were ... high-end machine such as a Varian Cary 4000-7000, a Perkin Elmer 800-1100 or a ... that even NIST used them for their SRM-2031 series going back for many years. ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... ... July 03, 2015 , ... The Alexander Group, a 30-year ... industries alike-- typically known for its consummate professionalism-- embarks each year in a ... break from their day jobs. , "Our motto has always been work hard ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... 3, 2015 Forskere ... Innovation in Science", som finner sted i ... på nett, på  http://www.openinnovationinscience.at , og søknadsperioden ... De to største utfordringene innen helsevitenskapen ... nye forskningsspørsmål og kompleksiteten av nåværende forskningsresultater, ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... July 03, 2015 , ... Cuvettes have been used in countless labs ... catalog to find the cuvette they needed. As expected, this was a daunting and ... the wrong part because they were not able to navigate the complex catalog structure. , ...
Breaking Biology Technology:FireflySci Simplifies the Calibration of UV Spectrophotometers with FUV Photometric Accuracy Standards 2FireflySci Simplifies the Calibration of UV Spectrophotometers with FUV Photometric Accuracy Standards 3The Alexander Group Declares Their Independence with a Bit of Levity 2Lansering av verdens første Open Innovation-program for utdanning av forskere 2Lansering av verdens første Open Innovation-program for utdanning av forskere 3New Cuvette E-Commerce Website Launched by FireflySci 2
...   Life Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: LIFE ... with DaAn Gene, a leading Chinese company in molecular ... a joint venture diagnostics business in China. The move ... oncology, infectious diseases and genetic diseases. Financial terms of ...
... Corporation (Nasdaq: LMNX ) today announced that it ... year 2011 on Monday, February 6, 2012. A press release ... of trading. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100104/LUMINEXLOGO ) ... the operating highlights and financial results for the fourth quarter ...
... 16, 2012 Regenesis Biomedical, Inc., a medical ... announced today that Scott Brooks has joined the ... Operating Officer. Scott is responsible for helping scale ... and broadened reimbursement. (Logo: ...
Cached Biology Technology:Life Technologies Partners With DaAn Gene to Develop and Commercialize Molecular Diagnostic Assays in China 2Life Technologies Partners With DaAn Gene to Develop and Commercialize Molecular Diagnostic Assays in China 3Life Technologies Partners With DaAn Gene to Develop and Commercialize Molecular Diagnostic Assays in China 4Life Technologies Partners With DaAn Gene to Develop and Commercialize Molecular Diagnostic Assays in China 5Luminex Corporation Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Earnings Release Scheduled for February 6, 2012 2Luminex Corporation Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Earnings Release Scheduled for February 6, 2012 3Scott Brooks Joins Regenesis Biomedical as Chief Operating Officer 2
(Date:6/18/2015)... 18, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ... the growing mobile commerce market announces that its Wocket® smart ... "Money on the Mark", scheduled to air on WABC Radio ... 20 th . The broadcast air- time ... to 8:00pm EST. NXT-ID, Inc.,s CEO Gino Pereira ...
(Date:6/17/2015)... GARDENS, Fla. , June 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... solutions, today announced that its U.are.U ® ... Togo,s Eateries, Inc., a ... casual sandwich chain, to increase security, improve accountability ... fingerprint readers enable instant, non-repudiable identity confirmation for ...
(Date:6/16/2015)... -- Fingerprint Cards (FPC) raises the revenue guidance ... to at least 340 MSEK to that it will amount ... market growth and orders received the revenue guidance for 2015 ... 2015 will exceed 1,500 MSEK to an updated guidance that ... Due to receipt of orders of touch fingerprint sensors ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NXT-ID, Inc.'s CEO Gino Pereira Talks About the Wocket Smart Wallet on WABC Radio, New York City, June 20th 2NXT-ID, Inc.'s CEO Gino Pereira Talks About the Wocket Smart Wallet on WABC Radio, New York City, June 20th 3Togo's Eateries Improve Security and Accountability with Crossmatch Fingerprint Readers 2Togo's Eateries Improve Security and Accountability with Crossmatch Fingerprint Readers 3Fingerprint Cards Raises the Revenue Guidance for Q2 2015 and for the Full Year 2015 2Fingerprint Cards Raises the Revenue Guidance for Q2 2015 and for the Full Year 2015 3
... Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology in Jena, Germany, have ... for 40 million years. Arum palaestinum , ... as pollinators by emitting odor molecules that resemble those ... yeast. The plant accomplishes the illusion of yeast simply ...
... agricultural scientists reported in today,s issue of the journal ... engineered to produce insect-killing proteins isolated from the soil ... benefits even to neighboring farmers who grow non-transgenic varieties ... is playing a critical role in addressing many of ...
... won a $1.175 million grant that will support its research ... who has spent his career looking for clues to the ... of gold, lead and other heavy atoms, said the Department ... and commissioning a highly complex detector system to using that ...
Cached Biology News:Deceitful lily fools flies 2Deceitful lily fools flies 3New study shows benefits of Bt corn to farmers 2Grant advances quark-gluon plasma studies&#8232; 2Grant advances quark-gluon plasma studies&#8232; 3
Fingerprinting II cluster analysis is an optional module that adds dendrogram and phylogenetic tree construction, cluster and group significance, and congruence of techniques functions to the Fingerp...
... Lines ,High Quality, Functionally-Validated, Ion Channel Cell ... for having a critical role in nerve ... key function in pain, CNS and the ... been investigated in therapeutic areas, such as ...
... Ideal for hand-held applications or for use ... with a hand-held eight-port disposable manifold provides ... a multi-channel pipette. The StatMatic II can ... sizes and can completely fill a microplate ...
...
Biology Products: