Mtech's Mission

    The mission of the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute (Mtech), a unit of the A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland, is to:

    • Educate the next generation of technology entrepreneurs;
    • Create successful technology ventures; and
    • Connect Maryland companies with university resources to help them succeed.

    Mtech has built a comprehensive entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystem at the University of Maryland. Its programs arm top students from around the world with the knowledge of how to successfully launch companies and guide aspiring and existing entrepreneurs through the entire lifecycle of launching and maintaining technology-based ventures.

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    ASPIRE is a grant program for undergraduate researchers working with Clark School faculty on projects with commercial potential


    Squarespace Inc. Named to Inc. 500 List of Fastest Growing Companies for Third Straight Year

    Squarespace Inc. Named to Inc. 500 List of Fastest Growing Companies for Third Straight Year

    Squarespace Inc., an industry-leading Web publishing platform founded by Mtech Hinman CEOs Program alumnus Anthony Casalena (2005) has been named to the Inc. 500 list of America's fastest-growing private companies for the third straight year.

    Here is the company's three-year growth data:

    • 2011 ranking: #438

    • 3-year growth: 795%

    • 2010 Revenue: $11.7 million

    • 2007 Revenue: $1.3 million

    • Employees: 52

    • Employee growth: 47

    Now based in New York City, Squarespace offers a fully hosted, completely managed environment for creating and maintaining a website, blog or portfolio. Squarespace's SaaS platform powers tens of thousands of websites worldwide. Businesses, bloggers, Web developers and artists use Squarespace to quickly and easily create and maintain professional, high-quality websites.

    Squarespace was a 2004 winner of the University of Maryland $75K Business Plan Competition.

    View Squarespace's Inc. 500 profile | Watch the video tour of how easy Squarespace makes it to build a website

    September 3, 2011

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