12/18/12

New Orleans BioFund Invests in Be Well Nutrition

December 18, 2012 - Silicon Bayou News The first ever BioFund loan took place last week at the New Orleans BioInnovation Center. With $2.55 million in loans to give out…


12/16/12

Medical District’s Bio Center Launches New Orleans Startups

December 16, 2012 - Huffington Post The New Orleans BioInnovation Center or NOBIC—a glittering, $47 million, state-funded structure that looks as if it might house modern art—opened a year and…


12/13/12

BioFund Makes Its First Loan

December 13, 2012 – The Times-Picayune / NOLA.com The New Orleans BioInnovation Center business incubator on Thursday announced the first recipient of a low-interest loan from a newly established fund…


12/13/12

Making a Push for BioInnovation in New Orleans

December 13, 2012 – Southern/Alpha New Orleans may be receiving national press for its post-Katrina startup boom, but some business initiatives making waves now have been in development since the…


12/13/12

NOBIC President and Clients Rank Top 100

December 13, 2012 - Silicon Bayou News The 2012 Silicon Bayou 100 is the second annual list of the 100 most influential and active people in tech and entrepreneurship in…


12/03/12

Founder of New Orleans Alternative Fuel Company Wins Fellowship for Entrepreneurs

December 03, 2012 - NOLA.com A New Orleans entrepreneur who started a company that uses algae to create synthetic oil is one of 13 people internationally to win acceptance to…


11/23/12

ReactWell Founder is One of 13 Accepted into Kauffman Global Scholars Program

November 23, 2012 - Silicon Bayou News Brandon Iglesias, Founder of ReactWell and tenant of the New Orleans BioInnovation Center announced his acceptance into the Kauffman Global Scholars Program on…


11/20/12

Local entrepreneur earns lofty science fellowship

November 20, 2012 – New Orleans CityBusiness Brandon Iglesias, founder of the local startup ReactWell, is one of 13 entrepreneurs across the globe chosen to participate in the Kauffman Global…


11/01/12

Startup businesses create demand for lawyer specialization

November 01, 2012 - New Orleans CityBusiness More early-stage companies are looking for attorneys who are well versed in intellectual property law, can think like an entrepreneur and are willing…


10/26/12

New Orleans BioInnovation Center’s Client Awarded $400,000

October 26, 2012 - Silicon Bayou News The New Orleans BioInnovation Center announced today that client Wibi+Works, an emerging biotechnology company, received $400,000 to advance stem cell therapy for treating…