Startup Showcase

SmartRIA at Startup Day 2017

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

Make Money, Not Trouble

Knoxville City Council loosens some restrictions on home businesses while focusing on neighborhood impacts.

Cherokee Farmer

Cherokee Farm

After a career building public-private connections, Tom Rogers prepares to take the reins at UT’s research park.

Small Business Update

Ice rink on Market Square

Looking at the Knox County trends and data for the oft-lauded ‘engine of the economy.’

Launch Codes

Knoxville Entrepreneur Center

For all the ‘gig economy’ rhetoric, entrepreneurship rates are down from 30 years ago. What’s it take to start a business in Knoxville?

Capital Ideas

venture capital graphic

Funding has long been a challenge for East Tennessee start-ups, but the pipeline is growing.