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Wege Foundation Awards First Flight’s LiftOff Program $50,000 to Assist NC Tech Start-Ups

First Flight Venture Center (FFVC) announced today that its LiftOff Program was awarded a $50,000 grant from the Wege Foundation.  Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, [...]

April 27th, 2016|

Help Support the First Flight LIFTOFF Program

    LiftOff is our innovative program to help North Carolina's scientific entrepreneurs get early funding for their technology start-ups. Our team of in-house executives and [...]

October 23rd, 2015|

CertiRX sells $215K of $600K equity offering for security tech

WRAL TechWire — CertiRx Corp., a Research Triangle Park company developing and commercializing technology that makes counterfeits and frauds easier to detect, has raised $215,000 of [...]

October 2nd, 2015|

South Florida Business Journal Highlights FFVC Alumni United Therapeutics

Martine Rothblatt, CEO of United Therapeutics Corp., was profiled in a recent South Florida Business Journal article entitled “America’s highest-paid female CEO joins eMerge Americas lineup.” The article discusses Rothblatt’s keynote address as well as other expected speakers at the upcoming eMerge Americas technology conference in Miami. […]

April 13th, 2015|

Cloud Pharma CEO to Discuss Improving the Accuracy of Drug Discovery at 2015 Bio-IT World Conference & Expo

April 9, 2015 -- Ed Addison, CEO of Cloud Pharmaceuticals, a therapeutics company focused on cloud-based drug design and development, is being featured as a speaker [...]

April 13th, 2015|

NCTA 2015 State of Technology: Tech Startup Showcase

The North Carolina Technology Association will feature a TECH STARTUP SHOWCASE of innovative North Carolina startup companies selected to demo mobile technologies in front of [...]

March 27th, 2015|

Don’t forget to signup for the 2015 Big Launch Challenge!

The Launch Place, an established entrepreneurial development organization headquartered in Danville, Virginia, and First Flight Venture Center, the largest technology incubator in the Research Triangle, [...]

March 2nd, 2015|

TBJ: RTP-based TransCirrus to square off against Nebula in OpenStack space

FFVC company TransCirrus was recently featured in a Triangle Business Journal article discussing its competition in the OpenStack space. The article also made note of the successful seed round TransCirrus recently completed, raising $750,000. […]

February 24th, 2015|

The Launch Place and FFVC partner again to host The Big Launch Challenge

Danville, Va. – The Launch Place, an established entrepreneurial development organization headquartered in Danville, Virginia, and First Flight Venture Center, the largest technology incubator in [...]

February 19th, 2015|

FFVC Alumni bioMASON Featured on CNN Money

bioMASON, an FFVC alumni company, was profiled in a recent article by CNN Money entitled "5 startups that are reimagining the world." The story, which highlights 5 different [...]

February 19th, 2015|