Strategic Initiatives + Events

The Raleigh ED&I team attended the Innovate Raleigh Summit in November among nearly 500 attendees to hear keynote presentations and engage in discussions geared towards elements that create successful innovation communities -- funding, talent, and inclusivity.  The event included keynotes from Arlan Hamilton, Founder and Managing Partner of Backstage Capital and Todd Olson, Co-founder of Pendo, along with talks from Jon Hayes, founder of RewardStock and Shark Tank winner; Leigh-Kathryn Bonner, founder of Bee Downtown and Forbes 30 under 30 winner; and David Gardner, a top venture capitalist. 

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Raleigh4u RT @RaleighWake: Black Entrepreneurship Week hosted by @IEC_NC, @ShawUniversity & @CarolinaSmBiz is next week! Come celebrate small busines…
LaunchRaleigh RT @DerrickMinor: Great post by @chrisheivly on the impact of local influencers on the health of a startup community. This was (and continu…
LaunchRaleigh RT @RaleighWake: #Raleigh-based @pendoio CEO Todd Olson reflects on #growth & the future in a recent @Inc article, "the way we continue gro…
LaunchRaleigh RT @Raleigh4u: #Raleigh ranked #13 Most Educated City in America by @WalletHub. "Educated people want to live somewhere where they will get…
LaunchRaleigh RT @InnovateRaleigh: Join us 8/27 at @HQRaleigh for @ncopenpass Lightning Talks! ⚡️ Speakers will have 5 minutes for talks on mapping redl…
LaunchRaleigh RT @ncopenpass: Join us August 27 at @HQRaleigh for our first event of the fall - NC Open Pass Lightning Talks. Come hear speakers share 5…