Category Archives: Vancouver

$5 million community equity fund envisioned in Vancouver, Wash.

The Columbia River Economic Development Council is proposing a plan to launch a $2.5 million to $5 million community equity fund in Vancouver, Washington for investments in early-stage companies. The program would be modeled on a variety of investment strategies … Continue reading

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WSU breaks ground on Vancouver engineering building

Washington State University celebrated August 19, 2009 with a ground breaking in Vancouver for the $43.5 million Applied Technology Classroom building. The four-story 56,000-square-foot building will open in 2011 for use by WSU Vancouver’s new undergraduate electrical engineering program. The … Continue reading

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WSU Vancouver engineering building gets $26.7 M in capital budget

Washington State University received $26.7 million in the state legislature’s 2009-11 capital budget for construction of a new engineering facility at WSU Vancouver. The four-story WSU teaching and research facility, called the Applied Technology Classroom Building, will meet some of … Continue reading

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SBIR cost proposal and government accounting workshops in Seattle March 31, 2009 and Vancouver, WA April 1, 2009

Washington Technology Center presents a workshop featuring Jim Greenwood of Greenwood Consulting Group, well-known SBIR/STTR consultants. The session focuses on the cost proposal and accounting for SBIR and STTR awards. It covers basic terms and concepts including direct versus indirect … Continue reading

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nLIGHT adds $10.7 million in growth capital

nLIGHT Corporation (nLIGHT), the emerging leader of high-power semiconductor lasers, announced that it has received $10.7 million in the first closing of a new equity financing. nLIGHT will use the new growth capital to drive continued product development of integrated … Continue reading

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Vancouver user facility featured in The Columbian’s B2B magazine

The article details user facility capabilities, describes linkages between WSU Vancouver and the community, and shows how the semiconductor user facility would be a boost to the region. Read more in The Columbian article

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Funding for Technology Entrepreneurs – Aug. 7, 2007

A WTC event at Washington State University Vancouver Campus. Related WTC links: Learn more – end of post –

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