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Why does Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. support CED as a Strategic Partner?
Alexandria provides its leading life science, technology, and agtech tenants, who are centered in the world's strongest innovation ecosystems, with collaborative campuses that enhance their ability to successfully recruit and retain world-class talent and inspire productivity, efficiency, health and wellness, and success. In addition to our real estate platform, through our strategic venture capital arm and our curated thought leadership programming, Alexandria helps accelerate the growth of the life science, technology, and agtech industries in the Triangle and across the United States. We have partnered with CED for over 15 years to enable the formation and success of young companies in North Carolina, as we believe entrepreneurs and small businesses are crucial growth engines for the Triangle region.Find out how The NC Research Campus helps NC entrepreneurs.
224: The number of North Carolina equity investment deals in 2017. This is a 19% increase in the number of deals o… https://t.co/UUacQ1oV2I — 16 hours 6 min ago
THANK YOU to @DCRINews @NCRCampus @donnelleyfin for sponsoring the 2018 Life Science Conference! Join us Feb 27 & 2… https://t.co/GVkQ2hsMKl — 16 hours 26 min ago
Big thank you to @jpmorgan @GSK @wyrickrobbins @Merck for sponsoring the 2018 Life Science Conference! Join us Feb… https://t.co/De7k17uY8V — 18 hours 26 min ago
JUST ANNOUNCED: Don't miss out on hearing Dr. Priya Kishnani speak at the CED Life Science Conference in Raleigh, N… https://t.co/g4Oj1fOxQg — 19 hours 36 min ago
Huge thank you to @BWFUND for being this year's Headline Sponsor for @CEDNC Life Science Conference! Join us Feb 27… https://t.co/Mv0MeUEE78 — 1 day 17 hours ago
RT @baebiesinc: Baebies advisor Priya Kishnani, a Rare Disease Hero in LSDs is the opening speaker at CED’s Life Science Conference… https://t.co/NlILuRZ0ti — 1 day 18 hours ago
RT @la_burns: Shout out to @jaybigelow + @CEDNC Team! Doing great work for NC Entrepreneurs! See you at #CEDLSC next week! https://t.co/zpp6nHEqsD — 1 day 18 hours ago
Time's running out to save $75 before on-site registration! Register by 11:59 pm tonight to save and meet 50+ inves… https://t.co/MQdsh1PI9O — 1 day 19 hours ago
RT @InnovateNC: Amy Huffman (@arhuffman78) really does a great job of breaking down stats on deals done in NC. Here's latest on… https://t.co/EDg8Vc39YY — 1 day 21 hours ago
RT @TheHerald_Sun: 2017 was a comeback year for North Carolina's startups. https://t.co/vl3zic4K6d — 1 day 23 hours ago
RT @CushWakeRDU: NC entrepreneurs raised over $1B in capital in 2017 according to the just released annual Innovator’s Report from… https://t.co/k1Q3svSsKI — 1 day 23 hours ago
RT @Raleigh_CC: With nearly $270 million in capital investments going to NC's #LifeScience companies, meet the companies, investors… https://t.co/KAEv0oUrht — 1 day 23 hours ago
REMINDER: Tomorrow is the last day to register before prices go up! Save $75 and network with some of the brightest… https://t.co/eotIPKD7u3 — 2 days 17 hours ago
RT @Square1Bank: Excited about new connections + good times at @CEDNC later this month! #InnovationDelivers https://t.co/L6HS6j8ca4 — 2 days 19 hours ago
RT @DCRINews: DCRI’s Early Phase #ClinicalResearch team – https://t.co/iaY4abAUf0 – is attending #CEDLSC next week. We’re also pr… https://t.co/3XoYKSWngf — 2 days 19 hours ago
RT @arhuffman78: More from @CEDNC's #InnovatorsReport @myxxrecipes @CofoundersCapVC @WRALTechWire https://t.co/2rmOybYlNc — 3 days 12 hours ago
COUNTDOWN IS ON! Just two days left to save $75 before on-site registration. Join us Feb 27-28 and hear from life s… https://t.co/Mr2YPn9NNq — 3 days 17 hours ago
RT @pendoio: "This is @sparkcapital's first investment in North Carolina and anywhere in this southeast region of the U.S. It wo… https://t.co/6gvOuZVsvg — 3 days 20 hours ago
@dtrosenthal @Marketplace Thanks for spreading the word and sharing your take on the data! — 3 days 22 hours ago
For the last 30 years, CED has connected entrepreneurial companies with high-value resources to accelerate business growth.
Since 1984, the Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED) has cultivated the entrepreneurial ecosystem, turning the Triangle into a leading hub for company growth and success. With more than 400 active companies, our expansive membership of industry veterans, successful innovators and enterprising startups comprises the largest and longest-running network for entrepreneurs in the country.
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