2020 Food and AgTech Bootcamp Winners Announced

Eight innovative startups have been selected to participate in a 5-week virtual bootcamp hosted by AgLaunch, the Knoxville Entrepreneur Center, Sync Space, and The Biz Foundry. The chosen teams are ag innovators who are interested in growing their agricultural innovation business in a farm-centric model. Participating teams will receive instruction on agricultural markets and the […]

Sync Space Accelerator Program announces first class for startup accelerator programs

Sync Space Entrepreneur Center announced their accepted applicants for two accelerator programs that help startup companies grow their business in Northeast Tennessee. The application was open to companies both locally and outside our region that have a product, technology or service that can be successful in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. Of the applications to […]

Applications Open for Food and AgTech Bootcamp

AgLaunch, the Knoxville Entrepreneur Center, Sync Space and The Biz Foundry are partnering to offer a 5-week virtual bootcamp to develop promising agriculture and food-focused startups. Applicants should be innovators who are interested in growing their agricultural and food startups and working directly with farmers or local food businesses. The bootcamp will be held in half-day sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays […]

Sync Space is ready for a safe reopening.

Following health guidelines and implementing basic safety protocol, Sync Space is reopening its doors on Thursday, May 14th. Safety flyers will be placed throughout the establishment encouraging workers and visitors to practice basic health and safety actions such as continuing to wash hands regularly, wear face masks, and practice social distancing responsibly. Sync Space has […]

Applications now being accepted for Northeast TN’s new “Restart Accelerator”

As the region prepares in several different ways to help its small businesses recover from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, plans were announced for a new program named, appropriately enough, the “Restart Accelerator.” The initiative is a collaboration involving the Sync Space Entrepreneur Center, the newest member of Launch Tennessee’s statewide network (see our […]

Regional Entrepreneur Center Sync Space announcing $50,000 for innovation program aimed at restarting our regional economy.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sync Space Entrepreneur Center and TSG Innovation Group, with support from Activated Capital, are announcing the Restart Accelerator, an innovation program to help small businesses recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. The program will identify, promote, and nurture companies with technology, products, and services that will overcome the challenges in the new economy […]

Local Business Recovery Fund

The COVID-19 Crisis is having a devastating impact to our region’s small businesses. Federal and State support is valued, but alone is not enough to protect jobs, preserve businesses or sense of community. Your chamber of commerce, industries and regional media are united in the rescue by raising funds for immediate grants to small businesses. […]

A Celebration of Tennessee Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Last week, Sync Space attended the Legislative Reception that celebrated entrepreneurship and innovation in Tennessee. This event was held in Nashville during the “Week on the Hill”, which is a time for entrepreneurs to speak with Legislators about issues that they may be facing. This was a powerful event that helped connect entrepreneurs and companies […]

Tri Cities Accelerator Sync Space joins LaunchTN Statewide Partner Network

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FEB. 4, 2020 CONTACT Wendy Malloy, LaunchTN, 615-766-3128 Heath Guinn, Sync Space, 423-676-7228 New organization joins statewide network empowering Tennessee entrepreneurs and startups, kicks off the first cohort in March with support of regional innovation partners. NASHVILLE — LaunchTN, a public-private partnership focused on core resources that support Tennessee’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, today announced […]