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Making Trails at Will This Float? 2014

Anyone who’s spent time in Chattanooga or read about it in the news likely knows two main things about this city: we’re really into the outdoors, and we’re really into startups. And no wonder – Chattanooga is surrounded by beautiful mountains, lakes, rivers, and trails. [...]

November 20th, 2014|

Innovasan Corporation Wins Grand Prize at Will This Float 2014

The Company Lab honors three emerging companies as winners of fifth annual pitch event CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (November 19, 2014) – The Company Lab (CO.LAB) announced three emerging companies as the winners of its fifth annual ‘Will This Float?’ business pitch competition yesterday evening. Innovasan Corporation [...]

November 19th, 2014|

Drumroll, Please…Announcing Our Finalists for Will This Float 2014

10 entrepreneurs to compete for cash, free business services & a spot in the "Will This Float?" Hall of Fame One of the most highly-anticipated startup events of the year is nearly upon us, folks! Will This Float? 2014 takes place next Tuesday, and the Outdoor Recreation [...]

November 12th, 2014|

Applications Now Open for Will This Float Pitch Competition

5th annual event to highlight startups focused on outdoor recreation and sustainability CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (October 22, 2014) – The Company Lab (CO.LAB) is currently seeking applications for its fifth annual Will This Float? competition, which showcases up-and-coming startup ideas in the Chattanooga area. Prospective participants [...]

October 22nd, 2014|

Will This Float? Winners Make a Splash

Once again, Will This Float? made a huge splash in Chattanooga! The big event wouldn't have been possible without our generous sponsors, our startup-loving community, and of course, the ten talented teams that shared their innovative ideas with us. In case you haven't heard, outdoor [...]

November 22nd, 2013|

Will This Float? Finalists Announced!

Will This Float? is just four days away—and our finalists are gearing up for an exciting pitch competition! After sifting through many impressive submissions, we chose 10 innovators to present their viable business concepts:  Apex Technologies / Bradley Sewell: Emergency vehicle detection device with driver notification.  Carbon / Allie [...]

November 15th, 2013|

Apply to Will This Float?!

It’s that time of year: Will This Float? is just around the corner – and we’re looking for Chattanooga’s most viable startups to be part of the fun! Will This Float? showcases our region’s up-and-coming innovators as we celebrate the thriving entrepreneurial spirit that has [...]

October 10th, 2013|

Will This Float? in Tweets

  The Will This Float? hashtag #wtfCHA was trending all evening on the Twitter feed and on the giant "Tweet Tank" projection created by Full Media. Here are some highlights: @4thfloorchatt: This city loves entrepreneurs! Just look at the crowd that showed up just to hear ideas. #wtfCHA #gigcity #CHA http://twitpic.com/bdjbt1 [...]

November 29th, 2012|

Startups Rise to the Top at Will This Float?

Entrepreneurs, great company, good drinks and (real) goldfish: Will This Float? 2012 was an event to remember! Hosted by CO.LAB, Will This Float? drew a crowd of 400+ to Chattanooga Public Library’s 4th Floor on Thursday evening. The fast-paced pitch night celebrated Chattanooga’s diverse entrepreneurial [...]

November 16th, 2012|

Will This Float Finalists Announced

Thursday's Will This Float? idea pitch showcase is just around the corner, and everything is in place for an awesome evening. Check out the event finalists below, follow them on twitter,  and come ready to text in a vote for your favorite ideas! Campus Bellhops // Cameron [...]

November 12th, 2012|