Fort Wayne’s Northeast Indiana Innovation Center receives international tech incu...

Excerpt The International Business Innovation Association honored the Northeast Indiana Innovation Center in Fort Wayne with two awards late last month during a fireside chat at its International Conference on Business Incubation. The NIIC received the Dinah Adkins Award, which is one of the association’s two top honors. It also received the Entrepreneur Center of the Year 2020: Mixed Use Award. […]

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12 Allen County minority business builders pursue Breakthrough,

Cohort one of new program begins For immediate release  June 29, 2020, Fort Wayne, Ind.—Twelve individuals began Connected Communities Breakthrough Program and formed cohort one. This new program is offered through The NIIC and provides strategic preparation, implementation, and assessment to Allen County business builders from historically underserved community segments. The program’s namesake is the […]

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Indiana Incubator Receives Global Recognition, InBIA Presents Two Awards to The NIIC

For immediate release  June 25, 2020, Fort Wayne, Ind.— Today the International Business Innovation Association (InBIA) awarded the Northeast Indiana Innovation Center (The NIIC) two awards: the 2020 Dinah Adkins Award and the Entrepreneur Center of the Year 2020: Mixed Use Award. Charles Ross, InBIA Interim President, announced the awards during the 34th International Conference […]


Sarah Lance and Jennifer Romano to lead NIIC EmPWR Program, guide women business owners...

Sarah Lance (on the left), EmPWR Project Manager; Jennifer Romano, EmPWR Community Engagement Coordinator For Immediate Release June 18, 2020, Fort Wayne, Ind.— The NIIC is thrilled to announce two northeast Indiana leaders joined the organization to support women-owned businesses as they adapt to a post-COVID-19 pandemic economy. Sarah Lance, EmPWR Project Manager, and Jennifer […]

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Stre.me helps employers minimize workforce biases

Excerpt Given recent events dominating national news, Jack Patton offered an extremely timely presentation when the first five founders to complete the local version of the gBETA business development program met June 9 to celebrate the occasion. They had started the six-week program together late in April and concluded it by showing off pitches they […]

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