Program Centers on Women-Run Digital Businesses

Excerpt FORT WAYNE – A program designed to rapidly boost women-owned digital business toward viability is open for registration. The Women’s Entrepreneurial Opportunity Center in Fort Wayne says its Launch Women Business Builder Program participants will validate business models, develop a minimum viable product and build a management team through the initiative. Up to 10 individuals […]

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Registration Opens for Women-Owned Online/Digital Accelerator Program

Congratulations to WEOC Launch Women Business Builders who have advanced to Phase 2 of the Program. Jen Petro, Virtual Business Coach; Tricia Cavender, Rhapsody Art Gallery & Studio; Melissa Hall, Sample Snap; Alice Payne and Morgan Refakis; Hali Ruisard, Rhapsody Art Gallery & Studio Women who want to start, grow, and accelerate their online or […]

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Technology column: NIIC earns ISO 9001:2015 quality registration

EXCERPT The Northeast Indiana Innovation Center became the nation’s only technology park last month with a program boasting the latest version of the flagship 9001 quality management systems standard developed by the International Organization for Standardization. The NIIC program previously had ISO 9001:2008 registration and the center received confirmation June 26 that the registration had […]


Local Communications Skills Business Owner Becomes Author

Fort Wayne resident, The Verbal Edge business owner, communications skills trainer, and coach Elizabeth MacDonald is also now an author. Her experience in television broadcasting, communications, high school teaching, the airline industry, and her current role culminated in publication of her book, Sharpen Your Verbal Edge, 101 Tips to Enhance Your Professional Communications Skills. This […]

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The NIIC Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Registration, Transitions to New Quality Standard

The NIIC received confirmation of achieving ISO 9001:2015 Registration on June 26, 2018. This means the organization is officially transitioning to the new risk-based quality and management standard. This designation reaffirms The NIIC’s commitment to quality processes, metrics reporting, and strong management systems that define a well-managed and effective organization. “This is an important milestone […]

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