Salon Suite

My Salon Suite: 30 Stylists Under One Roof

Salon Suite

Cary, NC — Last week, I visited My Salon Suite in Waverly Place to learn more about its innovative business model as a place where 30 stylists work under one roof and each have the freedom to be their own boss, set their own hours and own their own salon.

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morrisville incubator

Morrisville Incubator Graduates First Class

morrisville incubator

Morrisville, NC – Five Companies are set to graduate as the first HOTTovation class, a Morrisville incubator  program initiated by the Morrisville Innovation Foundation. Read more

Winning NC Datapalooza: Q&A with Ian Henshaw


Cary, NC — Tech Tank Managing Partner Ian Henshaw was part of the winning team at NC Datapalooza last week in Raleigh. Hal Goodtree fired a few questions at Ian about the winning app, open data and the start-up ecosystem in the Triangle. Read more

Triangle Entrepreneurs Feeling Bullish


Story from staff reports. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) just released their Global Entrepreneur Indicator, a semi-annual survey of 8,000 entrepreneurs across 40 countries. As it turns out, entrepreneurs in the Triangle are feeling pretty good about the prospects for 2013. Read more

Morrisville Launches “HOTTies” Entrepreneur Program

Morrisville, NC –  The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce is looking for entrepreneurs to enter new program called HOTTies, an acronym for Heart Of The Triangle. Read more

Business: Meet 17 Year-Old Entrepreneur Connor Bernstein at CIC

Cary, NC – Nine year-old Connor Bernstein had always liked science. After years of buying frustrating or incomplete science kits with his allowance, he decided to create his own. The seeds for Kits For Kids were planted. Meet Connor and hear his impressive story at Cary Innovation Center on Wednesday, May 16.

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IdeaSlam: What’s Your Idea?

Story from staff reports. Photo by Thomas Hawk.

Cary, NC – Do you have a great idea for a business but don’t know where to start? Have you ever thought about being an entrepreneur but couldn’t take the first step? IdeaSlam at the Cary Innovation Center on Monday, April 16 may be just the ticket for you. Read more