Antonio “Tony” Parham, Government Innovation Officer Antonio M. Parham (“Tony”) is an experienced executive, with a track record of leading high profile initiatives. He is a strategic planner and self-starter, proficient at business plan creation, partnership development, new venture creation, assembling high performance teams, managing extended …Continue Reading Contributors
The following is the full text of a proclamation by Governor Deval L. Patrick Whereas Robotics is a leading innovation industry and the Massachusetts robotics cluster is one of the largest in the world with more than eighty companies having a combined billion dollars …Continue Reading Governor Declares April 13, 2010 Robotics Innovation Day
Posted by: Secretary Gregory Bialecki, Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development I wanted to make you aware of a national conference, hosted by Governor Deval L. Patrick , “Health Information Technology: Creating Jobs, Reducing Costs, and Improving Quality.” As you know, Massachusetts is a …Continue Reading Health Information Technology: Creating Jobs, Reducing Costs, and Improving Quality
At the Mass “It’s All Here” Start Here event, attended by hundreds of entrepreneurs and business leaders, Governor Patrick declared February 23 “Massachusetts Entrepreneurship Day,” and officially broke ground on the new Cambridge Innovation Center space which, thanks to new growth and high demand, will …Continue Reading Governor Declares February 23rd, 2010 Entrepreneurship Day in Massachusetts
Posted by: Secretary Gregory Bialecki, Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development Scott Kirsner’s excellent blog post entitled “The Cultural Revolution” made a number of good points, but there was one in particular that I wanted to expand upon. Scott correctly observes that some of …Continue Reading The Revolution of Inclusion
Posted by: Pat Larkin, Director of MTC's John Adams Innovation Institute Thanks to our long tradition of innovation and our vibrant innovation ecosystem, Massachusetts has benefited disproportionately from this country’s innovation infrastructure. Our universities, companies, entrepreneurs, and financiers, on their own, without a grand plan, …Continue Reading Innovation is Our Future
Posted by: Secretary Gregory Bialecki, Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development I have seen a number of responses to my blog entry on non-competes earlier this week, including one Tweet that summarized it as "Bialecki…argues for the status quo." I don't think that's what …Continue Reading To compete, or not to compete …. continued
Posted by: Secretary Gregory Bialecki, Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development I have been asked via blog comments and email to talk about the Administration's views on non-compete clauses under Massachusetts law. So here goes… We are aware of the arguments in favor of changing …Continue Reading To compete, or not to compete?