The future: robots building complex aircraft.

For over a century, Washington State aerospace innovators have been pioneering new materials and methods for manufacturing commercial aircraft. The future of advanced manufacturing belongs to those who design and build robots that will populate the factories. MTorres,...

Easy answers with AnswerDash.

Graduates from the University of Washington Information School have started the school’s first startup company, AnswerDash. They’ve developed software that offers self-service contextual help to users for e-commerce and other websites. Users can click the AnswerDash...

Fund Local program connects investors to local businesses.

The Washington State Department of Commerce has partnered with Community Sourced Capital to connect local businesses with local investors. The result: businesses can raise up to $50,000 to grow and expand, add new products or services or invest in new equipment...

Venture capital sees strong growth in Washington State.

Investors are always looking for a solid combination of fresh ideas and the expertise to successfully bring them to market. Washington State has a reputation for re-thinking industries from healthcare to information technology to manufacturing.  In the first quarter...

Uber seeking Washington developers.

It seems like every week we are posting a story about another tech company opening an engineering office in the Seattle area. Clearly the major technology leaders as well as companies in growth mode are seeking the depth of talent and experience they can find in...