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David Spitz, President and COO, ChannelAdvisor;
CED Board of Directors Chairman

"This is by far the best free service we have ever received from any organization!" - Miguel Guerreiro, President & CEO, Blue Gas Marine, Inc.

CED-VMS provides free, ongoing mentoring to support scaling your venture and creating concrete action plans. Find testimonials from ventures and mentors by clicking "Learn More" below.

  Join 600 of the nation’s most promising early-stage and high-growth companies, leading investors, and tech enthusiasts as we discuss the "Rise of the Rest.”

innovators Report

2014 Mid-Year Update to CED’s Innovators Report

CED’s 2014 Mid-Year Update shows North Carolina startups attracting investments from global sources with several high-profile investment deals, IPOs and acquisitions signaling strength of entrepreneurial sector.  In the first six months of 2014, 127 North Carolina companies in the technology, life science, advanced manufacturing and cleantech sectors collectively raised more than $266 million through equity investments, grants and awards.  Activity included 4 IPOs and a number of large mergers and acquisitions.


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