People. Places. Capital. Growing a world-class business incubator in Vermont. (Vermont Quarterly Feature)

People. Places. Capital. Growing a world-class business incubator in Vermont. (Vermont Quarterly Feature)

With its superhero-themed art, retro furniture, random ping-pong table and open floor plan, the Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies’ eye-catching co-working space—a little bit of Palo Alto plunked into Burlington’s FairPoint Technology Hub—is a fitting symbol for the dynamic contribution the economic development organization is making to Vermont’s start-up culture.

VCET recognizes women entrepreneurs

VCET recognizes women entrepreneurs

On Sept. 27, more than 50 college students, local residents and women entrepreneurs gathered at Middlebury College’s Dana Auditorium for the first-ever Vermont Female Founders StartHere Challenge, hosted by the Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies.