|Managers see TNInvestco benefits, Sen. Kyle restates case for outreach|
TNInvestco's network effect is just one source of encouragement, but there remain issues to ponder
By Milt Capps and Ed Arnold updated March 6, 2012 6:37 p.m.
|Chattanooga's Gig City aims for explosion of techventures and investment|
Stealing a march on Kansas City and other accelerating cities, this tech-venture community makes a push
By Milt Capps Updated 8:17 a.m.
|TCRS: Retirement fund commits $40MM total to Bain Capital VF12, Canaan IX|
The state's retirement system advances past the half-billion dollar level in private-equity commitments
By Milt Capps
|Tennessee-based Green Ballast registered its IPO and now waits for daylight|
It's not Facebook, but this would-be OTC stock affords a clear look at startup options
By Milt Capps updated 4:51 p.m.
|VentureTennessee is in Beta|
VentureTennessee will be in Beta mode. Meanwhile, for all previous coverage by both VentureNashville and VentureTennessee, just click the headline of this item.
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Posted November 25, 2011
|Burcham-led StartupTN will help connect Angels statewide|
Wearing the chapeaus of both NEC and StartupTN, CEO Michael Burcham's playing a pivotal role
|Energy, Commodities: TCRS' $50MM commitment to Denham Capital fund|
Energy, including renewables, plus precious metals are targets of the TCRS private-equity commitment>
By Milt Capps
|Haslam INCITE investment program puts job-arrow in ECD quiver|
ECD's new co-investment program is on a fast track, it seems, toward awarding dollars in 1Q 2012
By Milt Capps
|Cumberland University-linked Center enter pro-IP pact with MyWerx startup|
The state's commercialization push will depend on a steady flow of intellectual property from its campuses
Published Oct. 29, 2011 at VNC
|Lamp Post Group stirs startups in Chattanooga|
The Gig City is crankin' up support for startups and helping drive a campaign to attract Internet and software talent and entrepreneurs
Published April 25, 2011 at VNC
|Qualls' Angel Capital Group pursues growth, pivots out of Memphis|
Founder Qualls persists in broadening the ACG footprint, with the occasional inevitable re-think
Published Oct. 3, 2011 at VNC
|Tech2020 enters 17th year with its Eastate agenda evolving|
Mike Cuddy clearly relishes leading the state's oldest and most broadly scoped pro-tech advocate
Published July 10, 2011
|TN state retirement system Private Equity allocation hits $424MM|
TCRS still have room under the allocation ceiling allowed by legislators in 2008 legislation.
Published May 26, 2011 at VNC
|Ballard to depart ORNL for pro-entrepreneurial role|
After decades with the University of Tennessee and key roles with ORNL and TTDC, Ballard joins an Eastate consultancy
Published Oct. 31, 2011 at VNC
|Foster's Germantown-based S2 executes with surgical precision|
2011 was Tennessee's year of the Startup, as life-science and devices entrepreneurs made their pitches
Published Sept. 26, 2011 at VNC
|Life Science Tennessee rallies Industry under Cook leadership|
Formerly known as Tennessee Biotechnology Association, the rebranded Life Science Tennessee moves forward deliberately
November 7, 2011 from VNC