Peroxygen Systems, Inc. $20K Winner of Tennessee Venture Challenge Competition

Peroxygen Systems, Inc. claimed the winning prize during the 2016 Tennessee Venture Challenge (TVC) today at The Foundry, World’s Fair Park. Ming Qi, of Peroxygen Systems, Inc. received $20,000 from the University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF). The winning team was one of six pitching their business idea to a panel of investors.   Shawn… Read More

2016 TVC Semi-Finalists Judging Panel

UTRF Extends a Special Thank You to Our TVC Semi-finals Judging Panel Adam McCall, President/CEO of TennEra:  Adam has spent the last 14 years developing businesses in a wide variety of industries, concentrating on blending effective product development with brand creation. He has held numerous executive positions including Vice President of Product Development, Managing Director, and CEO.… Read More

UT Martin Student Team Competes for National Agricultural Innovation Prize

Three University of Tennessee at Martin students will compete for the national Agricultural Innovation Prize, April 25-26, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Agriculture majors Shawn Butler, of Jackson, Austin Scott, of Hickory Valley, and Daniel Wiggins, of Friendship, will compete in a 30-team field that includes MIT, Yale, Harvard, Penn State, Purdue and other nationally… Read More