• American Underground Joining with Google to Launch Tech Hub Network

    Greater access to Google and other tech hubs across North America will spur innovation, boost local economies DURHAM, NC (September 25, 2013) – This morning, American Underground announced it will become part of an exclusive Google for Entrepreneurs Tech Hub Network. Comprised of seven hubs throughout North America, the network will support entrepreneurs and provide a stimulus for the economy in local communities. “The American Underground is making great strides to ensure every entrepreneur in…

  • United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation National Bizfest Competition Honors Finalists & Winners

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) Foundation recognized three high school students from California and Texas during the National BizFest Youth Entrepreneurship Competition. The competition took place during the 2013 USHCC National Convention in Chicago, where winners were announced at a special BizFest Reception. BizFest is an intensive entrepreneurial training program, sponsored by this year’s 2013 National Convention Corporate Chair Bank of America, which teaches high…

  • The Princeton Review & Entrepreneur Magazine Name The Top 50 Schools for Entrepreneurship Programs

    NEW YORK — The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine announced today the results of The Princeton Review’s annual survey that names the schools with the top 25 undergraduate and top 25 graduate entrepreneurship programs in the nation. From more than 2,000 schools that The Princeton Review solicited data from on its spring 2013 survey for this project, 39 institutions’ undergraduate and/or graduate programs made it to the final list. Babson College in Massachusetts earned the #1 spot…

  • Introducing Porch, America’s First Home Improvement Network: See Neighbors’ Home Projects, What They Spent, Professionals They Used, and Data on 75% of U.S. Homes

    Until now, there has been no free and social site to improve your home. On Porch, explore 90 million home projects including photos and costs across the US and search 1.5 million local professionals to get inspired, educated and complete work on your home. SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – September 17, 2013 Porch (http://www.porch.com) today announced the national launch of the first home improvement network, free for neighbors, friends, and professionals to use. This is the first step for…

  • WeWork Takes Space in Two Douglas Development Properties

    Collaborative, workspace provider opens first Washington, DC locations at Wonder Bread Factory and in Chinatown Washington, DC – September 17, 2013 – Douglas Development today announced that it has signed two leases with the New York-based entrepreneurial hub, WeWork, which projects opening its first two Washington, DC locations before the end of the year. WeWork will occupy 32,903 square feet in the historic Wonder Bread Factory, located at 641 South Street, NW; and 21,350 square feet at 718 7th Street, NW…