TWO OREGON NATIVES IN NASHVILLE ARE DISRUPTING THE LIGHTING INDUSTRY IN A “GREEN” WAY.

February 22nd, 2017| Uncategorized, Entrepreneurs| no comments

Co-Founders Clay Wraith and Eric Enright What is CandleRay? We are a company built on the enrichment of life and space through creative application of energy-efficient technology. What inspired you to start CandleRay? It was a combination of things. We both had personal goals to create a company that would have a positive impact on […]

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The Green Truck Moving Company

January 12th, 2017| Entrepreneurs| no comments

NBIC chats with co-founder, Emanuel Reed of The Green Truck Moving Company. A NBIC Graduate company. Pictured above (l-r) Founders: Derrick Moore and Emanuel Reed, Clinton Gray (not pictured). What inspired you to start your moving company? We were inspired by the desire to create change. We wanted to be examples of what can be […]

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A Client Story | Michelle Perry, Founder of Emerald Resource

November 8th, 2016| Entrepreneurs, Newsletters| no comments

Michelle Perry is the founder of Emerald Resource, an electrical low voltage contractor that designs, engineers and installs customized telecommunications networks including Telephone Systems, Audio Visual, VTC, CCTV, Access Control, and ISP/OSP Cabling and Fiber solutions to meet standard and enhanced telecommunication services. In layman terms, this veteran, woman-owned business is responsible for bringing power, […]

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12 Social Networking Sites You Should Know to Help Your Business Reach an International Audience

November 1st, 2016| Entrepreneurs| no comments

Written by: Ashley Northington Social media provides businesses with an opportunity to reach more people than ever before. Not only can businesses reach local audiences, social networking can also be used to reach a global market. Social media profiles with thoughtful, culturally appropriate content can help increase brand awareness among consumer groups in the country […]

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Krystal Bonner: NBIC Celebrates Women’s Small Business Month

October 31st, 2016| Entrepreneurs| no comments

By Tyler Price Continuing our celebration of Women’s Small Business Month, Krystal Bonner, lead designer and founder of Phoenix Forrester Events, also an informal mentee of our program, stopped by the NBIC for a little chat about why it’s important to highlight female achievement within the entrepreneurial world. “It’s great, from a broader perspective, for […]

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