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The ETC blog provides an outlet for members of our community of tech-savvy, innovative, entrepreneurs to share thoughts, explore ideas, get creative, and collaborate. What are you buzzing about?

Startup Stories: What’s Deb Saying About the Startup Ecosystem in 2017?
Feb 16, 2017

Startup Stories: What’s Deb Saying About the Startup Ecosystem in 2017?

What is an accelerator? Last Wednesday, the EcoSystem Forum drew speakers from Flat6Labs, ETC, and J.E. Austin Associates to address this very question. The event received support  from USAID’s Asia and Middle East Economic Best Practices Program and brought together key private sector leaders, policy makers, and development experts involved with entrepreneurial ecosystems across various emerging…

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Lessons Learned From My Time at ETC
Dec 12, 2016

Lessons Learned From My Time at ETC

When I came to ETC in June, I didn’t even know what a startup was. The only time I have to step in the Sellinger Business School at Loyola is to cross through to my Screenwriting class, so I was lost when I stepped into the world of entrepreneurship. I had no idea what an…

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ETC Wraps Up National Entrepreneurship Month
Nov 30, 2016

ETC Wraps Up National Entrepreneurship Month

What is National Entrepreneurship Month? At the end of October, Barack Obama officially proclaimed November 2016 to be National Entrepreneurship Month. In his proclamation, Obama stated,  “During National Entrepreneurship Month, we celebrate the entrepreneurs who serve their communities and bolster our economy, and we pledge our support for them in their pursuit of the ideas…

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How Accelerate Bmore was an Invaluable Stepping Stone for MyBestBox
Nov 28, 2016

How Accelerate Bmore was an Invaluable Stepping Stone for MyBestBox

Mybestbox, a 2016 Accelerate Baltimore graduate, grew out of Co-Founder and CEO Fatima Dicko’s Baltimore apartment into the warehouse they have now on Pulaski Street. Mybestbox (MBB) moved into their new space this past summer. I spoke recently with Ryan Middleton who is Co-Founder, Counsel, and Chief Marketing Officer for MBB. I wanted to know…

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What ETC Members Are Thankful For
Nov 23, 2016

What ETC Members Are Thankful For

As we approach Thanksgiving, we pay special attention to all that we are blessed with. From food to families, we have a lot to be grateful for. Here are some things that a few of our members and staff are thankful for! “I’m thankful for the fact that I get to celebrate Thanksgiving with my…

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