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WTC Releases 2006 Index of Innovation & Technology

Washington Technology Center (WTC) will release its 2006 Washington State Index of Innovation and Technology (download PDF) on April 28, 2006 at the Washington State Technology Summit. Copies of the report, fresh off the press, will be available at the … Continue reading

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Pullman is ‘Smart’ Community; Spin Out of IP Key to Economic Growth

WTC’s 2005 Index report shows Pullman is rich in technology innovation; developing this intellectual property into viable, locally-based companies could boost tech economy growth Seattle, Wash. – Aug. 11, 2005 – Pullman, Washington is a hot bed of intellectual property. … Continue reading

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More New Technology Needed to Spark Economic Growth in Tacoma

WTC’s 2005 Index report shows that a greater influx of innovation in both new and existing businesses could lead to growth opportunities for Tacoma and Pierce County Seattle, Wash. – July 25, 2005 – An infusion of technology into new … Continue reading

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Human Capital Could Be Key to Technology Economy Growth in Ellensburg

WTC’s 2005 Index Report shows Ellensburg is not a technology rich region; Central Washington University could play fundamental role in improving community’s profile Seattle, Wash. – June 23, 2005 – Ellensburg, Washington has the potential to cultivate a more tech-savvy … Continue reading

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Leveraging Entrepreneurship Could Drive Yakima’s Tech Industry Growth

WTC’s 2005 Index Report shows Yakima suffered technology job losses; drawing attention to R&D activities in new and existing businesses could fill this gap and drive growth Seattle, Wash. – June 23, 2005 – Yakima is beginning to see the … Continue reading

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Vancouver Represents “Model Community” In Assets Vital to a Regionally-Based Technology Economy

WTC’s 2005 Index Report shows Clark County rates high in company creation and tech employment; channeling innovation into industry dominance could fuel additional growth Seattle, Wash. – June 17, 2005 – Vancouver, Washington may just be the “model community” when … Continue reading

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Seattle Continues to Drive Washington’s Tech Economy

WTC’s 2005 Index of Innovation shows King County rates high in patents and start-ups; changes in industry dominance show trend towards diversification, new sector emergence Seattle, Wash. – June 10, 2005 – Seattle continues to be the dominant region in … Continue reading

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