Blog tagged as Industry

WBI Small Business Hub Director Wins International Award
Jim Masonbrink, Small Business Hub Program Director for Wright Brothers Institute, has been named Small Business Person of the Year (Industry) by AFCEA International. AFCEA – the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association – is a non-profit professional association for those engaged in d...
07.04.22 04:55 PM - Comment(s)

Air & Industry Impact Week, November 17-20, 2020 will be the virtual showcase for the collective impact of organizations like the Air Force Research Laboratory, Air Force Materiel Command, along with economic developers, to Air Force leadership. The event promises to promote cross-pollination of...

28.10.20 07:59 PM - Comment(s)
WBI Gives New AFRL Business Initiative Marketing Push, Gets Quality Results

Written by: Laura Dempsey

When the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) decided on a new, revolutionary way to do business, they realized that a solid marketing plan was a fundamental requirement. The launch of AF Explore was set for September 2019, and the team behind AF Explore turned to Wright Bro...

13.05.20 06:47 PM - Comment(s)
WBI Chosen to Judge Startups Potential in MassChallenge Cohort Selection

Written by: Laura Dempsey

Rob Klees, Strategic Partnership Manager at Wright Brothers Institute, was invited to be one of the judges evaluating 14 startup pitches by Small Business Innovation Research Phase I awardees in a new and highly competitive challenge designed to evaluate innovative technolog...
10.05.20 11:23 PM - Comment(s)
Wright Brothers Institute Leads, Connects Department of Defense Effort to Rapidly Produce Low-Cost Ventilators 

By: Laura Dempsey

Dayton, April 15, 2020: As coronavirus disease (COVID-19) spread throughout the world, it quickly became clear that the U.S. health care system would be unable to meet the projected demand for ventilators, resulting in a shortage that would surely cost lives.

Defining the Challenge, ...

15.04.20 10:20 PM - Comment(s)