Launch Workplaces Member Jody Friend Graduates from Goldman Sachs’ Small Business Program Congratulations are in order for Launch Workplaces (Rockville) member Jody Friend, who graduated from the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Businesses (10KSB) program on August 2. Jody is a human resources expert and CEO of JLM HR Consulting based in Rockville. The 10KSB program was
Charlie sits down with a young entrepreneur named Kokou Ahama, CEO and founder of Exo-Tech Solutions. Kokou tells his story from his beginnings and how, at only sixteen years of age, he became the founder of Exo-Tech Solutions. He also tells us all about his upcoming project, Linx, a networking app that transcends language barriers.
In this weeks episode, Charlie talks to Swathi Sambhani from TechNotch Solutions, a consulting firm that helps organizations with digital innovations and transformations. Swathi also talks about her Podcast “Brave New Entrepreneurs.” Learn more about TechNotch Solutions: www.technotchsolutions.com Checkout Startup Dev Labs: www.startupdevlabs.com
Launch Workplaces and the Water Provide Office Space to Member Karen Riordan of SSI Consulting Have you ever dreamed about living on a boat? What about working from a boat? This is reality for Launch Workplaces member Karen Riordan, Vice President and partner of SSI Consulting, a 30 year old ERP and accounting software consulting
Launch Workplaces is proud to sponsor a great group of young people whose efforts are inspiring other students to participate in STEM activities at their school. Here is their final update for the 2016-2017 season. It was an incredible season with its ups and downs. The team was well rounded with achievements in both engineering awards, robot performance,
How To Win SBIR AwardsSM (NIH emphasis added) The SBIR & STTR Business Development Seminar Maryland TEDCO and Virginia CIT will sponsor this highly-acclaimed workshop that equips entrepreneurs and senior personnel to WIN federal SBIR/STTR awards (NOT just write proposals) on a consistent basis at ALL agencies (with a special emphasis on NIH). The instructor,
July 14, 2017 – Today Startup Maryland announced dates and the route for Stage Two (4th of July through Labor Day) of the STRT1UP Roadshow, the state-wide tour and celebration of entrepreneurship and high-growth innovative startup ventures. The STRT1UP Roadshow continues with Stage Three from Labor Day until November and then culminating with the Pitch
This week Charlie introduces two interns to the podcast studio from the Summer Rise program! Summer R.I.S.E. (Real Interesting Summer Experience) is a locally funded initiative led by WorkSource Montgomery in collaboration with Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) and other partners, that will provide MCPS rising juniors and seniors with enriching summer career development experiences.
Clean Energy Firm Chooses Launch Workplaces for First Maryland Site Launch Workplaces is pleased to welcome a new member to the Gaithersburg office, Y&S Ventures! Meet Ms. Judy Wang and Mr. Hewitt Hsiao, two employees who moved to Montgomery County, MD from Virginia to open the company’s Maryland office. Judy, the Finance Manager, will be
June Member Showcase Recap On June 28, Launch Workplaces hosted its quarterly Member Showcase, providing members an opportunity to present their company to the community and share best practices as entrepreneurs. This session featured members Laurie Wiggins from Sysenex, Jessica Muse from Modern Muse Education and Syed Rumin from Ark Financial Solutions in a panel