University of South Carolina

College note

Executive director of USC/Columbia Technology Incubator
re-elected to national board

Joel Stevenson, executive director of the University of South Carolina/Columbia Technology Incubator, has been re-elected to the board of directors of the National Business Incubation Association (NBIA). His second three-year term begins Oct. 1.

Stevenson has directed the USC/Columbia Technology Incubator since 1999. During his tenure, the incubator has nurtured 90 companies, helping them to raise more than $37 million in investment capital. As a result, the program has helped create 707 jobs, 202 of which are minority jobs.

The NBIA (www.nbia.org) is the world’s leading organization advancing business incubation and entrepreneurship.

By Office of Media Relations

Posted: 06/18/10 @ 12:00 AM | Updated: 06/18/10 @ 4:56 PM | Permalink