FFVC Media Coverage

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FFVC’S HANGAR6 PROJECT HAS BEEN AWARDED EDA GRANT

FIRST FLIGHT VENTURE CENTER’S (FFVC) HANGAR6 AWARDED $450,000 GRANT FOR THE REGIONAL INNOVATIONS STRATEGIES (RIS) PROGRAM CHALLENGE FFVC was among 35 organizations from 19 states [...]

November 17th, 2016|

FFVC AND THE LIFTOFF PROGRAM AWARDED FUNDING FROM NC IDEA FOUNDATION

September 9, 2016, NC IDEA Foundation awards grant to FFVC and eight other organizations as part of the first cohort of the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Partners. [...]

September 9th, 2016|

FFVC Congratulates Hutchison for CED Entrepreneur Hall of Fame Induction

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (May 16, 2016) – First Flight Venture Center (FFVC), a science and technology incubator for entrepreneurs in North Carolina, would like [...]

May 16th, 2016|

Xconomy Announces FFVC as a Winner in SBA Growth Accelerator Fund Competition

Xconomy shares the latest in NC biotech, tech and startup news. FFVC made the news with their SBA Growth Accelerator Fund Competition win! […]

August 10th, 2015|

First Flight Venture Center Wins $50,000 Fed Grant for new Startup Program

WRAL TechWire highlighted FFVC’s big announcement yesterday that they were named a winner in the second US Small Business Administration Growth Accelerator Fund Competition. […]

August 6th, 2015|

SBA Awards FFVC with a 2015 Growth Accelerator Fund Competition Grant

FFVC is named one of just two winners in NC of the 2015 Small Business Association (SBA) Growth Accelerator Fund Competition. The recipients represent 39 states, the district of Columbia and Puerto Rico. […]

August 4th, 2015|

FFVC Resident Camras Vision Wins 2015 Big Launch Challenge

Three companies walked way with funding from the 2015 Big Launch Challenge on May 19, 2015.  A FFVC resident company that created an innovative treatment for stopping advanced glaucoma progression won the big prize.  While Tom & Jenny’s Candy and Velosal Medical Inc. tied for second place and split the prize. […]

May 20th, 2015|

Finalists Announced for Big Launch Challenge

The finals of the Big Launch Challenge, a joint venture between The Launch Place from Danville, VA, and First Flight Venture Center from RTP, are scheduled for 1pm on May 19th. Six finalists chosen from 37 applicants will showcase their business plans for innovative ideas in a competitive environment.  The presentations will take place at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research in Danville. […]

May 18th, 2015|

NC Biotech Center Gives FFVC Presidential Initiative Award to Launch Lift-Off Campaign

A $30,000 Presidential Initiative Award went to First Flight Venture Center in RTP to help launch its Lift-Off Campaign, a comprehensive, individualized program to help startup companies obtain early-stage funding. […]

April 29th, 2015|

Six Regional Leaders Honored at Leadership Triangle Awards Gala

Durham, NC – Over 275 Triangle area business and community leaders converged on the American Tobacco Campus on Thursday, December 11th to celebrate leadership in [...]

December 30th, 2014|