Lindenwood University Partners with ITEN

September 1, 2020 – We are very excited to be in partnership with Lindenwood University.  This new partnership is enabling ITEN to expand and enhance our entrepreneur education programs and services to the St. Louis community and within the Lindenwood community.  We have already identified opportunities to engage their community of students, faculty, … Read More

ITEN & Cara Stone, LLP Announce Partnership to Bring Digital Wayfinding Resources & Investor Education to Tech Entrepreneurs in the St. Louis Region

June 30, 2020 – ITEN (www.itenstl.org) and Cara Stone, LLP (https://carastone.com/) are excited to announce the continuation of their collaboration aimed at enhancing and broadening services for tech startups in the St. Louis region. This partnership supports the publishing and managing real-time updates of the digital version of our very … Read More

Supporting Startups in Times of Uncertainty

March 20, 2020 – In November of 2018, ITEN added the on-line engagement platform tool, UNION, for all our member companies to more effectively access the services and resources that we offer to them to help launch their tech companies, as well as connect with mentors and each other. A … Read More

How Do the U.S. SBA's Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs Work?

February 14, 2020 – The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is a large and competitive initiative administered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (www.sba.gov) to encourage domestic small businesses to engage in Federal Research/Research and Development (R/R&D) that has the potential for commercialization. The Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) is another … Read More

ITEN Welcomes Bob Franceschelli to the Board of Directors

December 13th, 2019 – ITEN is excited to announce the newest board member of 2019, Bob Franceschelli! Bob’s extensive executive leadership experience with both startups and large corporations, such as Anheuser-Busch Inbev, provide a foundation to contribute strategic, tactical and operational support to ITEN and its valued clients.  Bob has a … Read More

Entrepreneur Ecosystem Building by the Numbers

November 22, 2019 – When a community works together to support its startups, it shows in the numbers.  ITEN is a self-proclaimed entrepreneur ecosystem builder.  On a daily basis we work with other Entrepreneur Support Organizations (ESOs), universities and corporations to help St. Louis area entrepreneurs launch successful new tech … Read More