Indiana Technology Entrepreneurs Launch Venture Studio

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Seasoned Entrepreneurs Creating Robust Portfolio Focusing on Digital Transformation in Traditional Industries INDIANAPOLIS/TERRE HAUTE, IN – Four Indiana entrepreneurs with extensive experience in technology startups have partnered to launch NEXT Studios, the Midwest’s newest venture studio, designed by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs, with entrepreneurs.  The Indianapolis-based Studio, comprised of Joseph Cudby, Tom Kilcoyne, […]

First 16 Tech Building Set to Open

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(rendering courtesy of 16 Tech) INDIANAPOLIS – 16 Tech Community Corp. in Indianapolis will Tuesday cut the ribbon on the first building in its $500 million innovation district. Innovation Building 1 is a 120,000-square-foot facility will include, among other tenants, the Indiana Biosciences Research Institute with three floors of laboratory space. […]

16 Tech announces names for innovation hub, artisan marketplace

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In a nod to the site’s history, the 16 Tech Community Corp. has chosen the name HqO for the innovation hub now under development at the former Citizens Water headquarters northwest of downtown. The HqO name, announced Wednesday, is a play on words that combines the chemical formula for water, H2O, with […]

Indiana Chamber Announces Mentoring Partnership to Help Companies Skill Up Their Workforce, Engage With Employees

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INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Chamber of Commerce is offering a new service to help Hoosier employers skill up their workforce and keep employees further engaged as remote work continues for many. The organization is partnering with Indiana-based Engage Mentoring to connect employees with mentors to help them grow their skills on a variety of topics. […]

Indy tech sector is growing in size, but not in U.S. job market share

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A lot of sunshine has beamed down on the Indianapolis metro tech sector in recent years. But according to a recent report, at least one ominous cloud hangs overhead.

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