Open Innovation in DC

Startup Lessons Learned

Something interesting is happening in Washington, DC right now. Right now, all three are present in DC. While I was in DC, I learned about this EO as well as the guidance document that instructs executive branch agencies on how to implement it. That's why I'm excited about what's happening in DC. It's not the usual partisan fights about the budget or the deficit. In fact, it doesn't fit any of our stock ideological categories very well.

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These Companies in Washington, D.C. Have the Coolest Office Perks

Inc Startups

The companies around washington, D.C. will inspire you and others will leave your jaw hanging

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Trending Sources

Does DC Know Startups?

Seeing Both Sides

I have been to DC a few times with the policy business group I helped co-found, The Alliance for Business Leadership , and every time I’m there, I’m struck by the contrast with the more thrilling, action-oriented world of startups and venture capital.

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Legendary Entrepreneurs Speak at iCONIC:DC

Inc Startups

Get inspired as top leaders, including Kevin O'Leary, Kevin Plank, and Marcus Lemonis, take the stage at iCONIC:DC on November 11

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Entrepreneurs Need Strategic Regulatory Reform. That's Not What's Happening in Washington D.C.

Inc Startups

Regulatory reform needs to happen, but reform will only help entrepreneurs if it's done in a targeted and strategic way. Startup

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Favor Launches in Washington, D.C.

SiliconHills

In its continued expansion across the country, Austin-based Favor announced this week it has launched in Washington, D.C. For the launch, the company is offering its first time customers in D.C. ” The company employs errand runners which […] The post Favor Launches in Washington, D.C. Favor is now available in 14 cities nationwide and in Canada. free delivery using the promo code “District.”

Engine. Where Startups Come Together

Feld Thoughts

At the end of this month, Engine is bringing startups to Washington, D.C. Go to D.C. Politics dc engine PIPA SOPAI’ve regularly blog about patent trolls harassing startups and impeding innovation, the experiences of immigrant founders, and the battle for a free internet.

2015 Challenge Cup Kicks off: Here are the winners from Washington, D.C.

The Next Web

The D.C. Founders from four categories – health, education, energy, and cities – competed to represent D.C. The new year came early to 1776 last night. incubator – which launched in February 2013 – hosted the first regional pitch of its 2015 Challenge Cup.

Washington D.C. Gets New (Possible) Tech Hub

Inc Startups

In the years since the dotcom bubble’s epic burst, Washington, D.C. The new hub will reportedly be called 1776, and will be a General Assembly-type space in downtown D.C. “Entrepreneurship is on the rise nationally, and D.C. In recent years, high-profile D.C.-area

‘Why I turned down Silicon Valley for Washington, DC’

The Next Web

It’s thought that US student debt is more than the rest of the world combined. With $1.2 trillion outstanding, its impact on lifetime earnings – and career choices – can’t be overstated. Who can afford to launch their own startup when Uncle Sam knocks down the door each month?

Here Are the 10 Fastest-Growing Women-Led Companies in Washington, D.C.

Inc Startups

For women entrepreneurs looking to make powerful connections or turn the government into a client, the nation's capital is the place to be

Dell Hackathon Turns Up the Heat on Washington D.C.

Inc Startups

A policy hackathon at SXSW challenged teams of entrepreneurs to come up with innovative solutions to business-related problems the next president will have to solve

Eight Reasons Why 500 USA Manufacturers are Storming Washington DC this Week

Inc Startups

Factory employees are stepping aside from their daily responsibilities to awaken DC with a dose of reality

Washington, DC May 24: HBS Angels/VCs and Creating Portfolio Company Value

David Teten

I hope you can join me in Washington, DC, on Thursday, May 24, 2012, 5:30 PM To 8:30 PM for a talk and event sponsored by the HBS Club of Washington, DC. Angel Investing Background: This event will also be used to re-launch the angel investing activity of the HBS Club of Washington DC. RSVP required; No money can be taken at door. As I’ve previously blogged , I will soon publish the first formal study of best practices of VCs in improving portfolio company value.

Three Lessons Small Business Owners Can Learn from Wonder Woman

Inc Startups

dc comics; wonder woman; biz2credit; rohit arora; entrepreneurs; movie theater.

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Visiting DC and the Case Foundation

David Teten

I’m visiting Washington, DC, this week and will attend a HBS Club of Washington, DC, lunch this Thursday at The Case Foundation. RSVP for this lunch on Thursday, noon, in Washington DC Michael Smith and Derek Holt will discuss The Case Foundation and Startup America and the role these organizations are playing in social entrepreneurship. Specifically: Michael Smith will discuss: -Case Foundation mission and what makes it unique (and successful)?

Small Businesses Are Being Hit Hard by a Failure to Communicate in Washington

Inc Startups

The collapse of trade policy in Washington, D.C. holds a lesson about issue communications.

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Top 10 Fastest-Growing Companies in Washington D.C.

Inc Startups

is home to The White House and 50 of this year's Inc.

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Berlin: Startup Home As A Service

Feld Thoughts

The Washington DC startup community is called Washington DC. I thought this was outrageously brilliant. Thanks to Andrew Hyde for sending it to me. For a long time I’ve ranted against naming your startup community “Silicon Whatever.”

Meet Marcus Lemonis at iCONIC:DC Presented by Inc. and CNBC

Inc Startups

One day. Countless icons. An unforgettable experience

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How This Billionaire Sports Owner is Reinventing the Fan Experience (and Innovating the Nation's Capitol)

Inc Startups

Whether or not you live in Washington, D.C., the bar has been raised and here's why you should care. Innovate

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Fliers backing 'pizzagate' theory appear in DC neighborhood

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON — Residents in a Washington, D.C., neighborhood are upset over fliers that claim the so-called "pizzagate" conspiracy theory is real

Former DC Mayor Adrian Fenty Joins Andreessen Horowitz as Special Advisor

Ben's Blog

Adrian is best known as the iconic former mayor of Washington, D.C., To answer this question, it’s helpful to understand more about his tenure as mayor in D.C. On his very first day in office, at a time when D.C. Through efficiencies and a spotlight on accountability, student achievement rose 14 points in reading and 17 points in math since 2007, unprecedented gains in D.C. This is a guest post by Margit Wennmachers, partner at Andreessen Horowitz.

PUNK WEDNESDAY: Merchandise by Fugazi - Drove down to DC and.

Mark Birch

PUNK WEDNESDAY: Merchandise by Fugazi - Drove down to DC and back yesterday and had a heavy dose of DC hardcore loaded up. Of all the DC bands, Fugazi was my favorite. Fugazi Merchandise hardcore punk DC Ian MacKayeFormed after Minor Threat disbanded, frontman Ian MacKaye put together a new band that would change the shape of punk music even more so than Minor Threat. Merchandise was a tune from the Repeater album, their first official LP release on Dischord Records.

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Credit Card Breach At Hotels From Several Major Chains: What You Need To Know

Inc Startups

Cards used at Marriott, Sheraton, Hyatt, and Westin hotels operated in 10 States and Washington, DC by HEI Hotels may be at risk

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DC Lottery

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Saturday

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Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Wednesday

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Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Tuesday

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Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Tuesday

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Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Saturday

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Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Wednesday

DC Lottery

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Saturday

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Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Friday

Amazon Has Spent Nearly $10 Million Lobbying for Drone Delivery

Inc Startups

The e-commerce giant is growing its presence in Washington, D.C. to persuade lawmakers to open up the skies to its autonomous drones

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Inside the Biggest Industry You Never Hear About

Inc Startups

Here's a peek into the little-seen offices of contractors in the Washington, D.C. Businesses that provide services for the government make up a massive industry that's in constant flux. suburbs. Wire: Small Business Week Edition

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DC Lottery

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Wednesday

DC Lottery

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Tuesday

DC Lottery

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Friday

DC Lottery

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Wednesday

DC Lottery

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Saturday