Navigation Links
Lesson for Wisconsin: Carolina tech industry took time to build

Appleton, Wis. - The president of an economic development group credited with spurring growth in the famed North Carolina Research Triangle Park says Wisconsin is in much the same position the Tar Heel State was 20 years ago, when it began to build a more robust entrepreneurial culture.

Monica Doss, echoing remarks made earlier by Bayer and Nortel.

Twenty years ago, North Carolina had no resident venture capital, but now has nearly $1 billion under management. When Doss started, most of the people who had money had made it in real estate, agriculture (tobacco), and manufacturing, and it wasn't easy to get them in a technology comfort zone. The resulting growth was ......

Full article >>> sin, is modeled after CED, and it's encountering the same risk intolerant culture that once existed in North Carolina.

"I think it's important to build a culture not just of innovation, but a culture of risk-taking that makes it more acceptable to fail," Jones said. "I had a VC describe to me, when I said I was going to move back to Wisconsin, he said `the problem is that in Silicon Valle......

Full article >>> e first generation of companies in Raleigh, Durham, and Research Triangle Park that succeeded, a lot of them were people from N.C. State who quit when they were juniors and started software companies.

"They [software deals] don't take as long, and they don't take as much money. You get a quicker return, and the risk is easier to understand for people than biotech."

......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Joe Vanden Plas 10/27/06


Related biology technology :

1. Lessons in Offshore Software Development
2. Midwest offers non-stop flight to North Carolina research park
3. Winner of Burrill competition courted by North Carolina investors
4. Blue Cross BlueShield of South Carolina implements Esker solutions
5. Brazilian bio-industry should impress American investors
6. Failure of heart drug offers lessons for drug industry
7. At 30, biotech is an industry at a crossroads
8. Wisconsin gets "biotech hotspot" designation from industry newsletter
9. Official touts biotech industry in Sheboygan visit
10. UW biotech program launches graduates into evolving industry (part 2)
11. UW biotech program launches graduates into evolving industry (part 1)
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:3/30/2017)... , March 30, 2017 In ... Inc. (NASDAQ: AGEN), Intrexon Corp. (NYSE: XON), Progenics Pharmaceuticals ... CXRX ). According an article on Barron,s, Credit ... Weight" on Tuesday, March 21 st , 2017. These stocks ... for free at: ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... Inc. (NASDAQ: VRML), a bio-analytical solutions company focused ... the fourth quarter and full year ended December ... year for us with our first clinical utility ... reimbursement progress with Medicare, positive medical policy coverage ... cleared our 2 nd generation product Overa ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... PETACH TIKVAH, Israel , ... Inc. (NASDAQ: BCLI), a leading developer of ... announced financial results for the year ended ... a highly successful and pivotal year for Brainstorm, with ... progress made on clinical, regulatory and operational fronts," ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... 29, 2017 , ... On the heels of the globally recognized Rare ... has announced that it will manage travel services for its 500th clinical trial this ... United States and Europe to offer travel management services specifically for clinical trials and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:2/28/2017)... , Feb. 28, 2017   Acuant , a ... globally, announces significant enhancements to new and core technologies ... New products include mobile and desktop Acuant FRM TM ... - a real time manual review of identity ... technology provides the fastest and most accurate capture software ...
(Date:2/26/2017)... , Feb. 25, 2017  Securus Technologies, a ... solutions for public safety, investigation, corrections and monitoring, ... and Reentry. "Too often, too many ... and county jails are trying to tackle this ... and friends and family members. While significant steps are ...
(Date:2/21/2017)... , February 21, 2017 Der ... US-Dollar wachsen. Nach einem Gespräch mit mehr als 50 Vertretern ... Hindernisse zu überwinden gilt, um diese Prognose zu realisieren. ... ... die Mobilisierung der finanziellen Mittel für die Biobank, die ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):