NIIC Navigator® Academy—Virtual, Global Resources and Tools—Available for Small Businesses

The NIIC and The Academy by Breakthrough4Business Partnership Propels Launch For immediate release  March 31, 2020, Fort Wayne, Ind. — Recently, the Northeast Indiana Innovation Center (The NIIC) launched a new virtual resource center (https://theniic.org/virtual-resource-center/). It provides access to virtual business building tools and enhanced services to support Indiana’s entrepreneurial community while all combat the […]

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Business Builders Adapt to Changes from COVID-19

Innovation Center Adapts with them, bolstering virtual business support  For immediate release  March 24, 2020, Fort Wayne, Ind.—In the wake of changes to daily lives due to COVID-19, business builders seek new ways to continue to operate their businesses. The Northeast Indiana Innovation Center (The NIIC) and Women’s Entrepreneurial Opportunity Center (WEOC) are right there […]

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Ideas@Work Event Rescheduled, Ongoing Events Transitioning to Virtual Format

For Immediate Release March 19, 2020, Fort Wayne, Ind.— The NIIC Ideas@Work entrepreneurial event is rescheduled from April 21, 2020, to October 28, 2020.  “The health and safety of our staff, clients, and community are important to us. In collaboration with our partner organizations, we rescheduled Ideas@Work until the fall,” said Karl R. LaPan, president […]


WEOC Program Accepting Applications for Women Tech Companies

For Immediate Release March 10, 2020, Fort Wayne, Ind.— Registration is open for the Launch Women Business Builders Program, which helps to level the playing field for women-owned businesses. The program does this by providing on-ramps to entrepreneurial tools, mentoring, growth resources, and access to capital. The program serves Indiana women who are starting and […]

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BioPoly® Granted U.S. Patent for Its Implant Technology

For Immediate Release FORT WAYNE, IN – BioPoly LLC has announced that another U.S. patent has been granted for its partial resurfacing implants which protects the innovative implant designs. The Company’s intellectual property portfolio also consists of patents that address its unique BioPoly® material.  This most recent patent further adds to the Company’s IP portfolio, […]

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