NBIA FTI 2009

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Sponsors

BCC ResearchBCC Research
For more than 40 years, BCC Research has been a leader in market research reports and in-depth industry analysis. BCC serves many of the world's largest companies, incubators/startups, colleges/universities and technology transfer/intellectual property groups throughout the world.
www.bccresearch.com

GrowthWheelGrowthWheel International
GrowthWheel International is the creator of the GrowthWheel® – a systematic and creative tool used by business advisors to help start-ups make decisions and take action. The GrowthWheel is available on a license basis, and today hundreds of advisors have been certified in using the GrowthWheel method.
www.growthwheel.com/en/

incuTrackincuTrack – a product of Cybergroup
incuTrack™ is a comprehensive, secure, Web based information tracking and reporting system designed specifically for business incubators and accelerators.  incuTrack helps you automate and manage all aspects of your incubator — providing an effective and economical solution that has been deployed in dozens of incubators worldwide.
www.incutrack.com

LegalZoomLegalZoom
LegalZoom is the leading provider of personalized, affordable online legal solutions for small businesses. Founded more than 12 years ago by attorneys with experience at some of the country's top law firms, LegalZoom has helped more than two million Americans with trial-tested legal documents.
www.legalzoom.com

Turnstone, a Steelcase CompanyTurnstone, a Steelcase Company
Turnstone creates smart and simple furniture solutions inspired by the creativity and energy of emerging companies. We aspire to provide work environments that bring out their best … however they want to work.
www.turnstonefurniture.com

Turnstone, a Steelcase CompanyTCU Neeley School of Business Entrepreneurship Center
Every student holds the potential to be an entrepreneur and a leader, and thus a catalyst for change. Our primary objective is that each student, through our courses, field experiences, programs and initiatives, honors his/her own entrepreneurial journey and develops into an ethical leader endowed with entrepreneurial skills. We welcome students from across campus and all study disciplines.
www.neeley.tcu.edu

Turnstone, a Steelcase CompanyTexas Manufacturing Assistance Center
TMAC is a local resource to address the challenges of today's hyper-competitive business environment. We specialize in onsite project implementation and training that generate healthy ROI.
http://portal.utpa.edu/utpa_main/daa_home/tmac_home

UPSUPS
UPS is a global leader in logistics, offering a broad range of solutions including the transportation of packages and freight, the facilitation of international trade, and the deployment of advanced technology to more efficiently manage the world of business. Headquartered in Atlanta, UPS serves more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. 
www.ups.com


vianetworkviaNetwork
viaNetwork offers professional visibility solutions through a freemium model that pairs presentation tools with human career services. Located on the MIT campus in Cambridge, Mass., the company provides incubator managers with a video CRM to screen, track and communicate with start-ups remotely.
www.thevianetwork.com


vianetworkWKI - wendykennedy.com
WKI – wendykennedy.com is the creator of So what? who cares? why you?®, a methodology and visual toolset to discover the business value inside innovation. Since 2006, So what? who cares? why you? has been adopted by engineers, scientists and entrepreneurs in more than a dozen countries. Licensed to organizations and Certified Coaches, the methodology is at the foundation of pre-incubation programs and processes designed to move new discoveries from ideation to commercialization. A suite of online and printed toolkits, “idea mapping” boards and turnkey coaching program are provided through wendykennedy.com.