Entrepreneur Profiles

The 8 Best Cities for Young Entrepreneurs

Article by Ben Johnson via Fundera Ledger Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Steve Jobs. What do these three entrepreneurs have in common? They all started their business before the age of 25! There’s never been a better time to be a young entrepreneur in America. Universities teach classes on entrepreneurship, incubators have popped up in cities […] Read More »

OSU Professor Develops Drug to Treat Ebola

A drug developed by an Oregon State University scientist may be used to treat patients infected with the Ebola virus. The drug, manufactured by Sarepta Therapeutics in Cambridge, Mass., had promising results in clinical trials on infected monkeys, curing between 60 to 80 percent. All of those in the control group who did not get […] Read More »

Leader of Innovation and Commercialization- Meet Frank Cloutier

Known as the father of HP’s InkJet technology, Frank Cloutier built several landmark businesses for Hewlett Packard over his 30 years at the firm. He is now bringing those same skills to his own businesses. He identifies promising new technologies, and builds the team to shepherd those inventions to market, focusing on customer solutions and commercialization. […] Read More »

From Academic to Co-founder and CTO

Meet Jose Reyes - Dr. Reyes started something big by thinking small.  He plans to revolutionize Nuclear power through his start-up, NuScale Power. Ambitious goals to reduce size, dramatically improve safety and change the economics of Nuclear energy are underway in his company in Corvallis. Dr. Reyes is the co-founder of NuScale Power and co-designer […] Read More »

Collaboration, Leadership, & Technology Champion

Meet Skip Rung - As Founder of ONAMI, the Oregon Nanoscience and Microtechnologies Institute, located in Corvallis, Oregon,   Skip Rung focuses on collaboration and connections between research and commercialization, public entities and private business, nationally, regionally, and locally.  Providing the visionary leadership to Recognizing the wealth of talent and depth in Oregon in microtechnology, […] Read More »

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