Frederick National Laboratory, Frederick Innovative Technology Center Announce...

By Victoria Brun, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research | December 10, 2018

FREDERICK, Md. -- Creating a successful business takes more than a clever idea. It requires a strong team and access to funders, critical connections, guidance, and coaching. A new program launched by Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. (FITCI) in collaboration with the Frederick National... Read more


Startup Grind is launching a new chapter in Frederick

By Stephen Babcock, Reporter at Technically Baltimore | November 01, 2018

A new chapter of Startup Grind is launching in Frederick this month. It’s the first in a series of planned expansions to extend the entrepreneurship-focused event series and community into more Maryland locales that sit in the area between Baltimore and D.C.The first event is scheduled for... Read more


How Microscopic Remedies Called Liposomes May Reduce Painful Toxins and...

Two Frogs Healing Center to share about microparticle "liposomes" for relieving chronic Lyme disease pain, fatigue, and mental fog

By Greg Lee, Founder and Owner of Two Frogs Healing Center | November 30, 2018

Two Frogs Healing Center, a natural treatment clinic for getting rid of persistent tick infections like Lyme disease, will be hosting the Getting Rid of Lyme Disease Issues with Liposomes Evening Lecture on Wednesday December 5th from 6pm - 9pm at the Frederick Innovative Technology Center Inc.... Read more


Success Story: Wellspring Search Engages James Morris, Industry Leader, as CTO

Wellspring Search, LLC, a full-service digital marketing agency, recently added James Morris as Chief Technology Officer (CTO).

By Kathie Callahan Brady, FITCI CEO | November 19, 2018

Wellspring Search, LLC, a full-service digital marketing agency specializing in Search Engine Optimization, PPC management and Internet marketing, joined the Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. (FITCI) in September and is poised to double its staff over the next year. The company recently... Read more


Inroads Technology, Inc. Announces the Release of AxiumPro Platform

A true end to end business solution for SMBs

By Scott McGuirl | October 23, 2018

FREDERICK, MD. (PRWEB) OCTOBER 23, 2018Inroads Technology Inc., headquartered in Frederick Maryland, introduces a new multichannel business platform that revolutionizes how small to mid-size businesses (SMBs) manage and compete online, delivered at a price point that is a fraction of the... Read more


Dr. Izadjoo Named 2018 “Innovator of the Year” by MWBC

FITCI Success Story

By Kathie Callahan Brady | October 19, 2018

Frederick/Rockville, Maryland – The Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc (FITCI) congratulates member Dr. Mina Izadjoo, President and Chief Science Officer of Integrated Pharma Services (IPS) and Integrated MicroSciences (IMS), on being named 2018 “Innovator of the Year” by Maryland... Read more


VERALOX Therapeutics and Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. –...

VERALOX Therapeutics Combats Rare Blood Disorders, Earns $319,133 Grant

By Kathie Callahan Brady | October 18, 2018

Thrombocytopenia is a big word that can carry big consequences for those struggling with rare blood disorders, especially among those using heparin to treat and prevent blood clots. But, help is on the way. The National Institutes of Health’s National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)... Read more


GOEFER Launches Energy Saving Technology Pilot Program at ROOT

By Helen Propheter, Frederick County Office of Economic Development, Director | September 28, 2018

Early-stage technology company GOEFER has teamed up with ROOT’s five partner organizations to conduct a pilot program of the company’s proprietary energy technology, which analyzes energy usage and gives users greater control. ROOT, a collaborative business innovation center in downtown... Read more


Frederick Tech Incubator Awarded $450,000 From Rural Maryland Prosperity...

By Kathie Callahan Brady | September 07, 2018

The Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. (FITCI), Frederick, Maryland’s tech incubator, announced today that it is the recipient of two grants totaling $450,000 from the Rural Maryland Prosperity Investment Fund of the Rural Maryland Council (RMC). The Fund provides targeted investment... Read more


VERALOX Therapeutics Tackles Drug Development, Engages World Renown Board

By David Maloney, Ph.D., CSO, Veralox Therapeutics | August 31, 2018

Frederick, Maryland – Rare blood disorders are on VERALOX Therapeutics Inc.’s “hit” list. The company, a small molecule drug discovery and development firm based in the Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. (FITCI), launched in September 2017 with a mission to develop a first-in-class... Read more


Two Frederick Biotech Start-Ups Among Ten Finalists to Present at First Coast...

By Kathie Callahan Brady | August 30, 2018

The Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. (FITCI), Frederick, Maryland’s tech incubator, announced today that two of its client companies, Abilis Life Sciences and Theradaptive, are among ten finalists who will be presenting at the First Coast Innovation Challenge on September 5th in... Read more


TEDCO’s Rural Business Innovation Initiative Announces Pre-Seed Investments in...

By Tammi Thomas, Vice President for Marketing, TEDCO | July 19, 2018

BALTIMORE (July 19, 2018)—TEDCO’s Rural Business Innovation Initiative (RBI2) announced its latest pre-seed investment in two rural-based companies—Nanobiofab and GOEFER. As recipients of RBI2 investments, the companies will receive ongoing mentoring and funding to continue their product... Read more


Mesa Science Associates Supports Homeland Security

By MICHAEL MESA and Kathie Callahan Brady | June 1, 2018

Defending citizens and servicemembers against chemical or biological attack, as well as the threat of emerging diseases, is a priority mission for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Fort Detrick campus. NIH is the nation’s... Read more


Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. - Success Story: Veteran-Owned...

By YI ARNOLD and Kathie Callahan Brady | May 23, 2018

Exploding IEDs rarely make things better, but one Maryland start-up company is turning tragedy into triumph. Theradaptive, founded in 2014, is a veteran-owned biopharmaceutical firm developing targeted therapeutics that repair damaged bones, cartilage and nerves through tissue regeneration. Luis... Read more


Goefer to Present at The Big Idea CONNECTpreneur as one of 9 Top Start-Ups in DC...

By Kathie Callahan Brady | May 22, 2018

On Wednesday, May 23, 2018, FITCI incubator client Goefer will present at The Big Idea CONNECTpreneur expo in Washington, DC. The event will be at the AT&T Forum for Technology, Entertainment & Policy. The address is 601 New Jersey Avenue Northwest (5th Floor), Washington, DC 20001. Goefer is proud... Read more


Integrated Pharma Services Company's President Named Business Leader of the Year

By Kathie Callahan Brady and MINA IZADJOO, PHD | May 17, 2018

Mina Izadjoo, PhD and her team grow more than cells in her lab at the Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. (FITCI) on Metropolitan Court. She helps nurture the next generation of scientists. Dr. Izadjoo is President and Chief Science Officer of Integrated Pharma Services (IPS). She is the... Read more


So you want to be an entrepreneur?

By Kathie Callahan Brady | May 13, 2018

There is an ongoing debate exploring whether entrepreneurs are born or molded by their experiences. Some believe the entrepreneurial spirit is a deep-seated innate gene that you either have or you don’t. Being an entrepreneur means you’re willing and excited at the prospect of jumping into... Read more


Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. Success Story: Decentralized...

By Kathie Callahan Brady | May 7, 2018

Ethereum, a leader in the burgeoning crypto currency market, awarded Frederick-based start-up Decentralized Derivatives Association (DDA) a $100K grant for research and development. DDA was invited to apply just two months after its establishment in October 2017, based on beta market response to... Read more


Local Family Distills the Spirit of Japanese Shochu

By TAKA AMANO and Kathie Callahan Brady | May 2, 2018

Taka Amano logged enough trips between his native Japan and the US, his adopted homeland, to circle the globe more than 50 times. He’s not a pilot, just a self-described “science nerd” who spun an Interdisciplinary Studies degree into a successful consulting firm, helping companies in both... Read more


Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. – Success Story: GOEFER Develops...

By Kathie Callahan Brady | April 30, 2018

Mike Herod and Jarred Nicholls are vampire hunters, of sorts. They target the sneaky, power-sucking drain of electronic devices – such as game consoles, printers, televisions, and appliances – that silently siphon energy out of homes and businesses. Now, they are recruiting early adopters to... Read more