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First Flight Venture Center sets Sept. 13th launch date for its Hangar6 advanced prototyping facility

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – June 21, 2017 – First Flight Venture Center (FFVC), a Research Triangle Park-based science and technology incubator for NC entrepreneurs, [...]

June 21st, 2017|

Clinical Sensors Awarded Over $1.5M in NIH Grants

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC / ACCESSWIRE / April 18, 2017 / Clinical Sensors, Inc. announced today that it was awarded two Small Business Research Grants [...]

April 18th, 2017|

TBJ: The N.C. organizations that received the most NIH funding in 2016

More than 20 North Carolina-based universities and businesses received $2 million or more in National Institutes of Health funding last year, according to data compiled [...]

March 25th, 2017|

First Flight Venture Center Navigators Help Chart The Course

First Flight implements its Navigator Program for resident Companies @ FFVC  RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. - March 10 2017 - First Flight Venture Center (FFVC), [...]

March 10th, 2017|

2016 a Year to Remember @ First Flight Venture Center

First Flight Companies Raise $20 Million in 2016 as First Flight continues to lead the way in helping “HIGH SCIENCE, HIGH IMPACT” start-ups.  RESEARCH TRIANGLE [...]

March 9th, 2017|

NC IDEA Foundation Awards $250,000 in Grants to Five NC Startups

  NC IDEA Foundation Awards $250,000 in Grants to Five NC Startups; Crossing $4.75 Million Funding Mark Funds to serve as catalyst for young, high-growth [...]

December 14th, 2016|

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|

FIRST FLIGHT VENTURE CENTER’S (FFVC) WINS 2016 SBA GROWTH ACCELERATOR FUND COMPETITION

NOVEMBER 7, 2016, The Small Business Administration awards $850,000 to 17 accelerators. FFVC’s WINGS Program has been awarded $50,000 and is one of 17 winners. [...]

November 7th, 2016|

The “Big Launch Challenge” Announces Winners

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Encapsio and Ascent Bio-Nano Technologies – Winners of The Big Launch Challenge Danville, VA (September 21, 2016) – Encapsio, producer of revolutionary [...]

September 21st, 2016|

FIRST FLIGHT VENTURE CENTER ELECTS TWO NEW BOARD MEMBERS

September 15, 2016 ANNOUNCEMENT: FIRST FLIGHT VENTURE CENTER ELECTS TWO NEW BOARD MEMBERS RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (April 26, 2016) – First Flight Venture Center [...]

September 15th, 2016|