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Laura Baverman is the editor of ExitEvent, an online news and information site covering early stage startups and entrepreneurship in the Triangle region and throughout North Carolina. ExitEvent's mission is to tell stories about the entrepreneurs and companies in the region through words, video and photography, to publish commentary written or produced by entrepreneurs, investors and startup supporters, and to host events worthwhile to the... Read More →
Impulsonic was founded by students and researchers from the GAMMA lab in the | Computer Science department at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Over | the past six years, the GAMMA lab has leveraged its high-performance computer | graphics expertise to develop cutting-edge technology for real-time sound synthesis and | rendering for a variety of applications, ranging from movies and games, to architectural ... Read More →
Gart is past president of Lulu.com, the largest independent self-publishing platform on | the Internet, which he launched with Red Hat co-founder Bob Young in 2002. Prior to | Lulu, he co-founded Avista Solutions, the dominant mortgage technology SAAS | provider to small and medium-sized banks and credit unions. Gart began his career as | a technology consultant and trainer in the United States and Europe. His startups... Read More →
Over the past 10 years, Ginger Dosier has devoted concentration in novel research for | new material development for the AEC [Architecture Engineering and Construction] | sector with environmental focus. Formally trained as an architect, she has additional | experience and training in material science and microbiologically based materials. Prior | to founding bioMASON, she served as a teaching fellow of Architecture at... Read More →
Doug Kaufman is a serial entrepreneur, founding multiple companies, such as clearTXT | and, most recently, Spring Metrics. Currently, Doug is the CEO of TransLoc Inc, in | Durham, NC. | TransLoc is making transit so great it will become a regular choice for transportation for | everyone, not just those that need it. In fact, that's the company mission - to take transit | from last resort for some, to first choice for all.
Aly is a design entrepreneur specializing in invention development. He has launched | products for some of the most exciting consumer brands and has garnered more than 2 | dozen patents. Aly and his wife Beth have founded numerous efforts nurturing inventive | culture. They created SPARKcon, which is the nation's largest open-source creative | festival, attracting 75,000 attendees annually. They also founded the... Read More →
Jake is the CEO and founder of Neuro+, a venture-backed startup that’s developed a | brain-controlled video game to help kids improve their attention skills. Jake also founded | NeuroSpire, a company that builds software for testing advertising with EEG brain | scans. He previously worked as a researcher at the Duke Center for Cognitive | Neuroscience, where he investigated the neural correlates of attention processes... Read More →