Entries by MVStaff

MassVentures Announces 2012 “START” Program Winners

New funding to help 10 Massachusetts companies commercialize technologies MassVentures announced on July 17, 2012 the 10 winners of the 2012 START program. START is a $6 million initiative funded by the Patrick-Murray Administration to help growing companies commercialize technologies developed under Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contracts. The program is intended to help high-growth […]

MTDC relaunches as MassVentures to Support Innovation in the Commonwealth

New $5 million fund capitalized by MassDevelopment to spur early-stage, technology-driven companies BOSTON, MA, June 14, 2012 – MTDC, the venture capital arm of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, announced today that it is now operating under a new name, MassVentures, to support the formation and fuel the growth of innovative technology-driven companies in Massachusetts. This […]

New SBIR Targeted Technologies “START” Program to Help Fuel Innovation Economy

New $6 million state fund supports small business growth  and provides extension of MTDC funding March 23, 2012, Boston, MA – The Patrick-Murray Administration, along with Massachusetts Technology Development Corp. (MTDC), announced today the launch of the START program to help fuel the Massachusetts innovation economy. START is a $6 million initiative that will help growing companies commercialize technologies developed under the […]

Three New Board Members join MTDC

MTDC and Governor Patrick Appoint Three New Board Members to Help Catalyze Innovation Economy February 1, 2012, Boston, MA – Governor Patrick recently appointed Anita Brearton, Jeremy Halpern and Kanasha Herbert to the Board of Directors of Massachusetts Technology Development Corporation (MTDC). All three bring extensive experience and expertise building great companies and supporting the entrepreneurial […]

MTDC-Backed Cambridge Viscosity Acquired by PAC

MTDC looks towards future investments to support Massachusetts technology industry Boston, MA, June 4, 2012 – MTDC-backed Cambridge Viscosity (CVI) announced it has been acquired by PAC, a leading global provider of advanced analytical instruments for laboratories and online process applications.  The acquisition of CVI will compliment PAC’s wide range of analytical resources for its […]