a blog for entrepreneurs & startups
South Bend company heARsight won the pre-seed competition for its augmented reality smart-glasses that provide real-time subtitles during in-person conversations. Nashville-based Wave Therapeutics won the seed competition for its therapeutic devices and software that prevent bendsores and blood clots for mobility impaired patients.
Instead of spending the summer making coffee and copies, make progress on your startup! Meet other founders, investors, and experts. Tackle whatever piece is most critical to your startup—we individualize the program.
If you’ve been wanting to deepen your connections to the startup community and The Mill, iWeek is your ticket!
Code/IT is a great opportunity for anyone looking to acquire in-demand skills. AWS Cloud Practitioner certification is an industry-recognized credential that adds real value to a resume.
The fall event marks the debut of separate tracks for companies at the earliest, pre-seed stage of development and companies at the seed stage with a viable product.
Velocities is successful first and foremost because it’s a regional partnership to which each partner makes a significant contribution. We all have skin in the game, and we’re working toward a shared future that’s bigger than our individual communities.
Who’s Writing This Blog for entrepreneurs and startups?
The Mill is the heart of Bloomington’s startup ecosystem and its largest coworking space. As a nonprofit, we rely on membership fees and event space rentals, and on some very generous sponsors, too. Most importantly, we are entrepreneurs leading entrepreneurs!
The Mill provides access to a community of peers and mentors. In addition, we offer programs to turn innovative ideas and technologies into business concepts, as well as capacity-building resources, and access to startup capital.
Hundreds of members and dozens of companies call our beautiful coworking space home. Our diverse members include techies, solopreneurs and small companies,, for example, as well as freelancers, creatives, and remote workers. You can join for the coworking amenities, or join for the entrepreneurial support. We’re always energized by the great people we meet at The Mill!