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08 Jan Q&A: The Geek In Residence Helping Startups Bloom

G. Nagesh Rao is the Chief Technologist at the United States Small Business Administration, but his business card reads Geek In Residence. Along with boosting entrepreneurship at the SBA and in partnership with other federal agencies, he's an advisor for a host of entrepreneurship-related groups including...

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31 Mar Cooley’s Capital Call Showcases Cool Companies

On March 19th, Cooley hosted its 30th bi-annual Capital Call, which has been a contribution to the DC area's entrepreneurial ecosystem for years! 15 of the region's hottest emerging companies are selected to present 3-minute rapid-fire pitches to the investment community in search of their...

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28 Feb CONNECTpreneur: Entrepreneurs on Display

Last week I was able to attend the Spring Forum of the CONNECTpreneur series, after being invited by our SpeakerBox friend Tien Wong of Lore Systems and Tech2000. It didn't disappoint! After listening to a panel on the latest trends in venture capital and angel financing,...

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