Social Innovation

Feature StoryTravis Sheridan
NewsThe Broadway corridor is filling up with new businesses in historic spaces.

The Broadway corridor is becoming a 'destination' downtown


Feature StoryTommy Cutter and Shruti Sharma are launching a company called Sustainable Thinkers.

Fort Wayne startup seeks to simplify sustainable shopping


NewsA program focused on drone repair will launch in the next year.

Could northeast Indiana be the next global hub for drone repair?


Feature StoryTravis Sheridan is President of Cambridge Innovation Center’s (CIC) Venture Café Global Institute.
NewsAardvark Straws are an alternative to plastic ones, which don't break down easily and can harm wildlife.
NewsCWOW's Vanessa Sheckler, left, assists a Haitian artist with product development.

How supporting creative women boosts global economies


NewsThe outgoing YLNI board of directors is composed of professionals from a variety of backgrounds.

Changing the face of 'young professionals'


Feature StoryMonicat Data co-founders Cassie Utt, Jasmine Russell, and Kurt Blomberg.

Building Fort Wayne's creative economy with data


NewsThe University of Saint Francis owns two buildings in the heart of downtown Fort Wayne.

Making the most of a downtown university


Feature StoryYouTube-famous Kristen Alexis films her videos in her Fort Wayne home.

Getting to know YouTube sensation Kristyn Alexis


Feature StoryMax Meyer is a filmmaker who invests in creative talent.

How is northeast Indiana developing world-class talent?


NewsTEDxFortWayne is back after a three-year hiatus.

What to expect at TEDxFortWayne


Feature StoryShruti dancers perform in traditional dress.

Why the top classical Indian musicians come to Fort Wayne


Feature StoryAn Amish buggy travels a country block home to eight Amish businesses.

A look inside the culture of Amish entrepreneurs


Feature StoryFour presenters each have four minutes to share their ideas at Fort Wayne SOUP events.

Connecting people, ideas, and funding for impactful change


Feature StorySouth Bend Code School is making tech skills within reach for local youth, including girls and minorities.

Training the next generation of entrepreneurs