First Class Begins at NorthState Tech Lab at HQ Greensboro
Greensboro, NC (January 15, 2018)—Four entrepreneurial businesses have been selected to participate in the inaugural NorthState Tech Lab at HQ Greensboro. Sponsored by NorthState in partnership with HQ Greensboro, the eight-week program is provided at no cost to participants to foster entrepreneurial growth among local emerging technology companies. The inaugural Tech Lab began on January 8 and will continue until March 2.
The four entrepreneurial business in the inauguration class of the NorthState Tech Lab include:
Howgorithm is a business that helps people and businesses discover the best way to deal with processes through development and use of flowcharts. Howgorithm works to make flowcharts easier to create, provides better designs, and helps unleash the potential of flowcharts as a way for people and businesses to easily explain, share, and collaborate on processes. Find out more at howgorithm.com.
Cause Roast is a premium, direct-trade coffee that helps provide clean water. The company believes that the consumption of coffee has the power to change the world and has a goal to provide the highest quality, fair-trade and direct-trade coffee that gives back to the world’s greatest cause and need: clean water. Find out more at causeroast.com
Pendragon 3D Arts specializes in providing customized 3D scanning, 3D printing, and laser engraving services for its clients. The company is dedicated to meeting the individual needs of its clients by providing them with the highest quality scan and print data, surface modeling, and engraving through a highly specialized processes. Pendragon 3D Arts is entirely mobile and brings its equipment and expertise to clients and work side by side with them to deliver accurate and superior quality solutions. Find out more at pendragon3d-arts.com.
Medical Fraternity is an online super-specialty physician education platform that allows for case-based learning in problem based learning model. The company’s E-learning platform was born out of an amalgamation of the latest techniques in information sciences, software technologies and research on how physicians learn best. It allows for an integrated and comprehensive learning for residents, fellows and physicians to efficiently maintain and grow their clinical knowledge on an ongoing basis and prepare them for their board examinations while they are in the fellowship program. Find out more at medfraternity.com
The NorthState Tech Lab at HQ Greensboro program was developed in collaboration with the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce’s Launch Greensboro as an extension to its 11-week LaunchLab Growth Series. Tech Lab includes dedicated 24/7 work space and full membership benefits at HQ Greensboro, educational workshops and coaching to better equip the start-up with business skills to grow beyond the launch phase and become successful.
Participants will actively develop their business and achieve key milestones using skills from the hands-on workshops and insights from coaches and business experts. In conjunction with funding and strategic development support, NorthState will host a bi-weekly event for program participants as a source of additional learning and networking opportunities.
About North State – North State (OTC: NORSA) (OTC: NORSB) is a technology company focused on inspiring the Internet-driven lifestyle through high-touch experiences. Its fiber-delivered, ultrafast Internet and Internet-driven applications enable residential customers and businesses to efficiently and securely take advantage of the Internet. Through its Technology Solutions business unit, North State provides best-in-class data center colocation, customized cloud and IT solutions, managed disaster recovery services, managed security and unified communications. For more information, visit northstate.net.
About HQ Greensboro – HQ Greensboro is a shared workspace in downtown Greensboro designed to empower, foster, and cultivate businesses that produce long-term job growth and positive social impact. We address two challenges that entrepreneurs face: building a trusted support community and gaining access to flexible, affordable office space. Through their partnership, HQ Raleigh, and HQ Greensboro support a strong regional community of entrepreneurs, teaming up on programming, events, and reciprocal membership privileges. For more information visit hqgreensboro.com.