Ten Capital AMA: Supporting and Partnering With Diverse Founders feat. J.P. Keating, Kim Folsom, and Diane Yoo

Join Hall T. Martin of TEN Capital Network and J.P. Keating of VU Venture PartnersKim Folsom of Founders First Capital Partners, and Diane Yoo of Parliament Ventures for this 45-minute session to learn about supporting, and partnering, with diverse founders in the community. During the session, you’ll be able to ask your questions directly to the experts and get real-time feedback. 

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Brown Daily Herald: Brown, RISD team wins ‘Most Creative Concept’ at NASA Challenge Forum

A team of students from Brown and the Rhode Island School of Design took home the ‘Most Creative Concept’ award after presenting at NASA’s 2021 Breakthrough, Innovative and Game-changing Idea Challenge last week. The team was selected as finalists previously in January and were awarded $90,000 to develop concepts and technologies to address the problem of moon dust during space missions. 

Read the full article on the Brown Daily Herald.

Rhode Island Inno: Tech-enabled laundry service with R.I. roots now operating across 29 states

A couple of years ago, North Kingstown resident John MacKrell came up with an idea for a tech-enabled next-day laundry pickup and delivery service at customers’ fingertips. Now HappyNest Inc., with its business headquarters on Post Road in East Greenwich, is operating with 76 laundromat partners across 29 states and serving an average of 7,000 customers a month.

Read the full article on the Rhode Island Inno.

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