Posts Tagged ‘tech startups’

Gray: Council Didn’t Understand Rejected Angel Investor Proposal

Reiterating what his deputies said two days earlier, Mayor Vince Gray told a gathering of D.C. Week techies last night that the D.C. Council killed a controversial tech incentive measure out of a lack of understanding.
The proposal would have cut capital gains taxes by two-thirds for D.C. angel investors who back local startups. It was dropped [...]

Another Startup Base Camp, This One in Dupont

Co-working spaces: They're everywhere! With the DAGpad open downtown, and Art Techo slated for U Street, now comes the launch of District i/o, a shared work space for baby tech companies at 19th and M Streets NW. This one came together when mother company Omnistudio's staff consolidated and no longer needed an office suite with [...]

Manhattan Laundry to Become Startup Crashpad

In recent years, the art deco Manhattan Laundry building on Florida Avenue just east of 14th Street NW has been home to Meridian Public Charter school. Now, they're moving into the old Harrison School a block away, so owner Douglas Development has found a new tenant, at least temporarily: A loose coalition of tech startups [...]