Don DeRosa

Don DeRosa provides mid-point update on progress of Eonix Energy

When we first interviewed Don DeRosa, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Eonix Energy…

Innovation Crossroads Cohort 3

Innovation Crossroads Showcase spotlights new entrepreneurs, recent graduates

Five of the seven new start-ups that comprise Cohort 3 of Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s …

Active Energy Systems

Active Energy Systems selected as 1-of-3 initial investments from the TennesSeed Fund

The TennesSeed Fund, an evergreen, seed-stage, proof of concept venture capital fund has launched to invest in companies throughout…

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Anna Douglas
Anna Douglas suspends doctoral work to pursue SkyNano opportunity

Anna Douglas was so interested in being part of the inaugural cohort of the “Innovation…

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Matt Ellis and Sam Shaner
Two Co-Founders of Yellowstone Energy both grew-up near nuclear plants

The two Co-Founders of Yellowstone Energy are from opposite ends of the country, so it was fortuitous that they met as doctoral…

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Mitchell Ishmael
Joining “Innovation Crossroads” was a “no brainer” for Mitch Ishmael

For Mitch Ishmael, Co-Founder of Active Energy Systems, becoming one of the start-ups…

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Cohort 1
First three “Innovation Crossroads” start-ups making great progress

Nearly 18 months after announcing the program and not quite nine months through the first cohort, Tom Rogers says the entrepreneurs in…

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Anna Douglas
#MyStartupStory: SkyNano Technologies

It’s been just over a month since Anna Douglas and her Nashville-based startup, SkyNano…

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