Preparing for the Imagination Age

In a new report, the Knoxville Chamber envisions a more vigorous private sector that can thrive during an anticipated economic transition.

Educación al Emprendor

With funding from the city, Centro Hispano launches a program to help Latino-owned businesses get established in the community.

2021 Revue: Business

Maker City Summitt 2021

The local economy continued to adapt to the pandemic and recover from its ravages as major new investments rolled in.

Founders Wanted

Maker City Summitt 2021

Eight years and one pandemic into its mission, the Knoxville Entrepreneur Center aims to broaden its support of local startups — large and small.

A Running Start

KAUL Randy Boyd and entrepreneurs

An Urban League program helps local entrepreneurs take the first steps toward business success.

Out of the Lab

Hicham Ghossein

How the UT Research Foundation helps move innovation from campus into the marketplace.

Accelerating Innovation

ORNL, TVA and UT will invest $9 million over three years to create a hub for budding national and international entrepreneurs.

Bridging the Gaps

Jeff Lyash at Techstars roundtable

A report highlights weaknesses in Knoxville’s entrepreneurial landscape, including access to capital. It also suggests solutions.

Startup Showcase

SmartRIA at Startup Day 2017

Innov865 Week returns, highlighting emerging companies in and around Knoxville. What difference does it make?