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By Christi Milligan The Delaware Business Times hosted its first event last month, honoring 40 of the state’s young achievers and innovators who comprise the 2014 class of DBT40. Nearly 250 people attended the evening reception at the Delaware Art Museum, including parents, spouses and coworkers of the honorees, who were selected based on their…

When I was contacted about some freelance work for the newly launched Delaware Business Times, I was excited about the opportunity and eager to get to work. Little did I know the first project would be quite the undertaking. The task? To scour the state and find nominees for their first 40 Under 40 class,…

By Christi Milligan The crew at 1313 Innovation and Digital-Vikings had a challenge:  In just 82 days, create a two-day conference headlined by innovators in medicine, education, and technology, and punctuate the event with demos and entertainment fitting for an inaugural splash. Tech2Gether was the first conference of it kind – a celebration of Delaware…

By Christi Milligan Georgetown, Del. – A winning formula for drawing people to Sussex County is to tout its low taxes and high-quality services, according to Sussex County Administrator Todd Lawson. Lawson was a panelist at the 21st Annual Sussex County Today & Tomorrow Conference, a large-draw event focused on identifying present and future needs…

By Christi Milligan Opportunities for Delaware veterans are on the rise, thanks to a collaborative effort of legislative and armed forces agencies bent on increasing visibility and leveraging resources to match veterans to jobs. There were 4,423 registered veterans seeking employment through Delaware’s employment system during an 18-month time frame, according to a June report…

By Christi Milligan It’s been more than 50 years since downstate parents of kids with disabilities established a center to generate enrichment opportunities where there simply were none.  Today, Kent-Sussex Industries, Inc. (KSI) is a hub for employment connections in Kent and Sussex counties, serving nearly 300 participants each year. Originally dubbed the Golden Opportunity…

Premier Pitch Event for Women Entrepreneurs By Sharon Hake Great Dames Great Dames Remarkable Ideas Competition reached a fever pitch on Oct. 20 as five finalists presented their innovative business ideas to a standing-room-only crowd at the high-stakes event.   Finalists competed for a winner package worth more than $25,000 in seed money and services…