MTI Awards Funding to TechPlace Members

The Maine Technology Institute awarded funds to two TechPlace Members recently. Field Phyto-Nutrients LLC received $203,062, which was matched by $222,074. The funding will help the company confirm the feasibility of a planned commercial scale plant to grow micro algae that can be used to make an omega-3 fatty acid under the brand PhytoCortX Liquid…


STARC Systems Reaches Semifinal Round of Greenlight Maine Innovation Contest

TechPlace has been open for only six months, but one of its members is already gaining recognition for its innovation. After advancing through two rounds of the Greenlight Maine contest, STARC Systems stands as a semifinalist and Chris MacKenzie, STARC’s Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, has some newfound experience in front of television…