03/20/13

Health drink maker wins the first Jefferson Parish business pitch contest during Entrepreneur Week

March 20, 2013 - The Times-Picayune / Nola.com Be Well Nutrition won the inaugural Cordina Challenge pitch competition for Jefferson Parish entrepreneurs. Company co-founder Billy Bosch successfully pitched Be Well’s…


03/14/13

Private, Public Sectors and Academia Come Together at the 2013 BIO International Convention

March 14, 2013 - BIO International Convention NOBIC President Aaron Miscenich was a featured speaker on a panel titled “Accelerators: Leveraging Regional Resources for Growth” during the 2013 BIO International…


03/12/13

Angels of Southwest Louisiana Invests in Tech Startup VoiceHIT

March 12, 2013 - Silicon Bayou News Health IT startup VoiceHIT announced that the Angels of Southwest Louisiana have made an investment in the company to support it’s clinical management…


03/07/13

Local Startup Connects Bluetooth to E-Health Records

March 07, 2013 - New Orleans CityBusiness Local bio-tech startup VoiceHIT has launched its new electronic health record platform, Better Day Health. The platform is a patient-centered health management system…


02/27/13

Academics Go Into Business to Support Research

February 27, 2013 - New Orleans CityBusiness As academic grants for scientific research become more difficult to obtain, researchers like Dr. Ali Betancourt of Wibi+Works LLC have established businesses to…


02/22/13

Sequestration Could Temper Entrepreneurial Academic Research

February 22, 2013 - New Orleans CityBusiness Experts on technology research and commercialization from Tulane, UNO and NOBIC discuss the potential impact of sequestration budget cuts on federal research grants.…


02/20/13

Experts Reveal Pitfalls for Entrepreneurial Pitches

February 20, 2013 - New Orleans CityBusiness Angel and VC investors active in the New Orleans entrepreneurial community, including NOBIC tenants Dr. Sandra Coufal of Sibling Capital and Clayton White…


02/15/13

Bioscience Toothpaste Company Theodent is Revolutionizing Oral Care

February 15, 2013 - Silicon Bayou News Having launched a chocolate toothpaste for children on February 1, Theodent founder and CEO Arman Sadeghpour sat down with Silicon Bayou News to…


02/06/13

Be Well Nutrition Launches First Flavor of Healthy Lifestyle Beverage ICONIC

February 06, 2013 - Silicon Bayou News The first loan given by the New Orleans BioInnovation Center as part of their BioFund, was presented to Be Well Nutrition last December.…


02/03/13

NOBIC Tenants Launch New Products

February 03, 2013 - New Orleans CityBusiness Two local start-ups based out of the New Orleans BioInnovation Center have launched new products. In the past week, local toothpaste manufacturer Theodent…