Preparing for Raising “Outside” Capital by Jack Scatizzi (An ITEN EIR)

Most entrepreneurs either jump right into pitching investors or find themselves with an introduction to a potential investor without giving much thought to properly preparing for their fundraising journey. I use the term journey because that’s exactly what it is and like any quality journey or adventure it requires proper … Read More

ITEN and SLU Law Partner to bring Free Workshop Series to T-REX

On Friday June 22nd, this free workshop presented by Saint Louis University School of Law, will be addressing what every tech entrepreneur needs to know about types of legal entities, how to best manage your IP and key contract  pitfalls related to employees, contractors, and vendors.   Seating is limited. Light … Read More

Jack Scatizzi joins the ITEN EIR Team

ST. LOUIS, MAY 21, 2018 – ITEN is excited to announce that Jack Scatizzi has joined them as an Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR). Jack recently returned to St. Louis after leaving to do a postdoc at the University of California-San Diego, a decade ago. The EIR program is designed to … Read More

STL-based Crowdfunding is here!…with nvsted!

May 9, 2018 – In case you haven’t heard… there is a local crowdfunding resource right here in river city.  It’s called nvsted and it was created by the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership to support local businesses with raising money.  Here is the quick rundown from their 1 Million … Read More

EUREKA! ITEN’s Startup Commercialization Program (SCP) re-branded and launched

May 7, 2018 – After several months of beta testing and listening to our feedback and suggestions from our wonderful beta testers of the Startup Commercialization Program (SCP), we are happy to announce our new release of our new program…………..EUREKA! EUREKA!  consists of on-line Validation Modules providing a structured process  that entrepreneurs and … Read More