First Flight

  • Phone: 919-990-8558
  • Mail: PO Box 13169
  • Address: 2 Davis Drive, RTP (Durham), NC 27709

First Flight Technology Incubator
World class, game-changing technologies (over 275 of them)

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COLLABORATION

Because all tenants pass through the same vetting process there is high likelihood of shared interest.

NETWORKING

Through the 20+ years of operations we’ve built a strong network of partners and mentors across multiple disciplines.

SUPPORT RESOURCES

Our team of former entrepreneurs and business leaders have developed on-site support services that improve outcomes.

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   RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – APRIL 9, 2014:  First Flight Venture Center, startup home to over $5B in market cap companies, today added Mr. Frank Plastina, former CEO of Tekelec, to their Board of Directors.  “This is an exciting time to join the Board at First Flight.  There is an energy in this place…

BaseTrace grabs semifinalist slot at Cupids Cup

Semifinalists to Compete for $115K National Business Competition Chaired by Under Armour Founder and CEO College Park, MD – February 14, 2014 – Fourteen student startups were selected from nearly 150 nationwide entries to advance to the semifinal round in the 2014 Cupid’s Cup Business Competition, presented by Under Armour founder and CEO Kevin Plank and the University…

National Black MBA hosts Affordable Care Seminar at FFVC Nov 7

  Raleigh-Durham Chapter of the National Black MBA Association, Inc. will be hosting the Affordable Care Act discussion with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC). First Flight Friends, the RDU Chapter of the National Black MBA Association will be hosting a timely and important seminar on the Affordable Care Act discussion with…

 

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