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  • SBIR/STTR Q&A with John Ujvari, SBIR Program Specialist with the SBTDC Mar 24, 2015This new series will feature a guest each month to get his/her insights on SBIR topics important to you. This month we interview John Ujvari, SBIR Program Specialist with the NC Small Business and Technology Development Center:   Q: How is North Carolina doing in bringing R&D dollars to the state? A: Since I joined the SBTDC in ... Read more »
  • SBIR/STTR Q&A with John Ujvari, SBIR Program Specialist with the SBTDC Mar 24, 2015This new series will feature a guest each month to get his/her insights on SBIR topics important to you. This month we interview John Ujvari, SBIR Program Specialist with the NC Small Business and Technology Development Center:   Q: How is North Carolina doing in bringing R&D dollars to the state? A: Since I joined the SBTDC in ... Read more »
  • Vadum – A North Carolina DoD SBIR Success Feb 5, 2015Contributed by: Gary Edge, Vadum and John Ujvari, SBTDC SBIR Specialist Vadum Inc. is a Raleigh, NC company established in 2004. The company’s primary focus is ib Electronic Warfare (EW), Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) and Counter-Improvised Explosive Device (C-IED) technologies. Currently 100% of Vadum’s revenue is derived from Department of Defense (DoD) research and development programs. Vadum ... Read more »
  • Listen to Your Customers Dec 16, 2014by Mike Carnes, Technology Commercialization Counselor In our last newsletter, we discussed the importance of determining who your company’s true customers are and how that knowledge can help you prepare a strong commercialization plan. This issue, we’re focusing on techniques used in primary market research with the goal of identifying solutions your customers need, want and ... Read more »
  • STTR Success in NC Oct 14, 2014Wilmington-Based Biotech Receives STTR Award to Develop Marine Toxin Bioassays SeaTox Research Inc, a biotech startup located in Wilmington, NC, has recently received an STTR award from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), a division of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to develop bioassays for marine toxins. SeaTox Research Inc. was formed in ... Read more »
  • Knowing Your Customer Oct 14, 2014By John Ujvari, SBTDC SBIR Specialist In the early years of SBIR/STTR, a few companies utilized these programs to fund science projects without a credible, intentional plan to develop a commercial product. As time has passed, more companies have continually demonstrated the types of projects that can be brought to commercialization with the federal funding provided ... Read more »