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Kim Hoey

  • The Mill

    ‘A very flexible model’ for innovators. A lawyer, a coder, a banker and a mom walk into a building. It’s not the opening of a joke – just an average day at The Mill. The flexible co-working office space opened in downtown Wilmington in 2016 with 12,000 square feet that filled out almost immediately. The […]
  • Emerging Enterprise Center

    Pitch competition rewards next generation of innovators. Jayvon Fairman-Davis is living his dream: teaching kids chess as a full-time occupation. He has a bunch of sharks to thank for it. Davis, CEO and founder of the nonprofit Chess Express Kids, was the winner of the ninth Swim with the Sharks business pitch competition hosted by […]
  • Delaware Technology Park

    An entrepreneurial hub with a long tradition of success. People might have left their offices during the pandemic, but they didn’t leave their labs. In fact, they flocked to them. In the last two years, the client base doubled at Delaware Technology Park (DTP). “When you need to work in a lab, you need to […]
  • Q&A Paul Morris & Justina Thomas – Delaware Technical Community College

    Rapidly growing, innovative sectors such as tech, health care and clean energy need candidates with the right skills. Young Delawareans need jobs. The problem: many high school graduates haven’t had the tools to succeed in college-level training programs due to the persistent equity gap affecting students of color. Delaware Technical Community College (DTCC) has emerged […]
  • Becoming More Employable

    Delaware Nonprofits help job seekers and career changers build their skills. The skills to work in a job are not necessarily the skills to land that job. Several Delaware nonprofits are providing training in both. “I can genuinely say I would not have made it through my interview without their coaching,” says Holly Chaffee, a […]
  • Apprenticeships are a great way to launch a career

    Four years ago, Shawn Galligan was working part-time jobs in retail and wondering what he was going to do with his life. Today, he is an electrician with a great job and a bright future. It all started when a friend suggested he look into an apprenticeship. “I was completely green. I knew some basic […]