Yearly Archives: 2013


New Alabama Launchpad program seeks to pair promising early-stage companies with federal grants

New Alabama Launchpad program seeks to pair promising early-stage companies with federal grants In an attempt to bridge a glaring funding gap common to early-stage technology companies, Alabama Launchpad will unveil an initiative in early 2014 to help entrepreneurs statewide pursue federal research grants. “We need to help struggling new […]


USA Aids Local Economy

USA Aids Local Economy Elected officials, businessmen and USA officials gathered to witness the unveiling of USA’s Coastal Innovation Hub on Wednesday. The new hub is an incubator dedicated to helping grow the technology sector and regional economy by diversifying it. The dedication ceremony included comments from a few of the […]


Press from AL.com

MOBILE, Alabama – Committed to growing the technology sector and diversifying the region’s economy, the University of South Alabama’s Coastal Innovation Hub made its official debut Wednesday. It will definitely help us to round out our economic development process here,” said Bill Sisson, president and chief executive officer of the Mobile Area Chamber […]