TechLounge: Central Ohio Technology | Entrepreneurs | Innovation
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The tech sector is one of the most vibrant and rapidly chanigng industries in our global economy. As editor of the TechColumbus weekly newsletter, TechWeek, I am constantly finding fascinating articles, news and developments in technology from around the world.
From research discoveries that will lead to the cures of diseases, to the ways in which traditional companies are using new technologies to do business better, faster and more economically, technology is driving it all. There's never enough room in TechWeek to cover it all, so that is why I'm looking forward to sharing some of these other intriguing research and technology stories in the Tech News Around the World blog.
I hate to admit it, but one of my guilty pleasures is watching the reality TV show, Shark Tank. I espeically like the Update clips where they report on the progress of the entrepreneurs after the show. So I was really excited to find this "behind the scenes" story about the process the companies go through to get on the show, and what happens after a Shark invests. I hope, if you're a fan, you'll enjoy this too. Here's the link: …Continue
Posted on March 21, 2012 at 4:00pm
The Angel Capital Association (ACA) and Angel Resource Institute (ARI) have named John Huston as the recipient of the 2012 Hans Severiens Award, honoring one individual each year whose actions demonstrate leadership in advancing the role of angel investing, in expanding entrepreneurship, and whose accomplishments shape and benefit the angel investment industry as a whole.
Huston is founder and leader of Ohio TechAngels (OTAF). He is also a member and serves on the executive…Continue
Posted on March 8, 2012 at 11:00am
The Angel Capital Association (ACA), the trade association of leading angel investment groups in North America, announced that AssureRx Health, Inc. of Mason, OH, and an Ohio TechAngels (OTAF) portfolio company, is the winner of the 2012 Luis Villalobos Award.
AssureRx Health is a personalized medicine company that specializes in pharmacogenomics—the study of genetic factors that influence an individual’s response to drug treatments. AssureRx Health is dedicated to helping…Continue
Posted on March 8, 2012 at 10:45am
Nominations are now being accepted for the annual Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards program. The awards recognize the men and women who put everything on the line in order to translate an idea into a viable, sustainable enterprise. A nominee can be the founder, president or chief executive officer of a private or public company who is primarily responsible for the recent performance of the company and is an active member of top management. The nominee's company must be at…Continue
Posted on February 6, 2012 at 10:40am