Posts by Aidan Calvelli

CORI Innovation Fund makes Opportunity Zone investment in Voi, Inc.

Press Release Contact: Aidan Calvelli, 802-436-4100, aidan.calvelli@ruralinnovation.us For Immediate Release February 27, 2020 CORI Innovation Fund makes Opportunity Zone investment in Voi, Inc. Voi has also received an SBIR Phase II contract from the U.S. Air Force Springfield, VT — The CORI Innovation Fund (CIF) today announced an investment in Voi, Inc, a leader in…

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Center on Rural Innovation Selected to Join Portfolio of Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation

Contact: Aidan Calvelli, 802-436-4100 aidan.calvelli@ruralinnovation.us For Immediate Release January 21, 2020 DRK Foundation to Provide Strategic and Financial Support for CORI’s Mission Hartland, VT—The Center on Rural Innovation (CORI) is excited to announce that it has been selected to join the portfolio of the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation. CORI’s selection comes as part of DRK’s…

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CORI Innovation Fund selects Proximity as its first Opportunity Zone investment

Press Release Contact: Aidan Calvelli, 802-436-4100, aidan.calvelli@ruralinnovation.us For Immediate Release January 14, 2020 Proximity Space, a global leader in connecting and enabling coworking, becomes first CORI Innovation Fund portfolio company Hartland, VT — CORI Innovation Fund (CIF) closed on its first investment: Proximity Space, Inc., a fast-growing software business based in Montrose, CO that creates…

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10 Communities Selected to Participate in 2020 Rural Innovation Initiative to Catalyze Digital Economy Job Growth in Small Town America

Contact: Aidan Calvelli, 802-436-4100, aidan.calvelli@ruralinnovation.us For Immediate Release January 10, 2020 10 Communities Selected to Participate in 2020 Rural Innovation Initiative to Catalyze Digital Economy Job Growth in Small Town America Communities Will Receive EDA-Funded Technical Assistance from Rural Innovation Strategies, Inc. to Kickstart Entrepreneurship and Tech-Powered Job Creation Rural Innovation Strategies, Inc. (RISI) today…

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