Monthly Archives: October 2003

WTC supports companies’ research needs

WTC awarded funding to the following projects: MicroEnergy Technologies, Inc., VancouverResearcher: Dr. Fred Forster, UW Dept. of Mechanical EngineeringThere is a need, both immediate and long-term, for extremely high heat, high temperature, high reliability, and low-cost cooling systems that currently … Continue reading

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WTC hosted SBIR program managers

WTC hosted nine federal Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program managers on September 25, 2003 as part of their SBIR outreach program. Representatives made presentations to the 109 participants about the different agencies and funding programs. They also shared proposal … Continue reading

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Access university talent

Did you know that Washington’s universities have a program that can directly benefit your company? Many engineering students across the state are required to complete a senior design project, which allows engineering and computer science students to work with industry … Continue reading

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Join WTC at Entrepreneur University 2003

Starting and growing a small business can be complicated and challenging. Entrepreneur University can help new entrepreneurs find that competitive edge. The two-day workshop is bringing together the region’s top venture capitalists, angel investors, CEOs, CFOs, COOs, and sales and … Continue reading

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WTC’s Seed Capital Network reaches out

Through a new program supported by the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration, WTC will work with local community development officials outside the Puget Sound region to create and connect area investor groups, thus maximizing and enhancing a deal … Continue reading

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The year in review: Highlights of WTC’s 2003 annual report

This year, 2003, marks Washington Technology Center’s 20th anniversary. The impact of WTC’s work with companies over the last two decades is significant. Since 1995, more than 200 Washington companies working with WTC have secured $312 million in outside financing … Continue reading

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Microfabrication Laboratory exceeds $750K in revenue

In fiscal year 2003, WTC’s Microfabrication Laboratory revenue grew by almost 25 percent over the previous year. This surge was derived from user fees and contract processing, income that covers the lab’s operating costs. It is becoming clear that the … Continue reading

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