Please join us in congratulating Dina Rousset, our Director, on winning this years The Town and Gown Award! 

The Town and Gown award is presented to an individual who has fostered a mutually beneficial relationship between the community and the University.

She will be recognized at the 2016 Salute to Community Heroes presented by AT&T, 6-8 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 8 at University Place.

The event is free and open to the public so please join us that evening. We are very happy to see Dina being recognized for all her hard work!


Grow your startup in Chapel Hill

Learn more about our program and find out how your company can become a part of our award-winning accelerator here!



Chapel Hill named a top 5 entrepreneurial city by Entrepreneur Magazine

Chapel Hill placed number 5 in Entrepreneur Magazine's Top 50 cities for entrepreneurs to live and launch. The article cited Launch as a major factor for the town's high ranking. Other factors such as livability, access to venture capital and small business loans, and population also helped determine the rankings. Read the full article here.