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Local company BlackBox Biometrics Inc. receives major Department of Defense award

RIT engineering faculty member David Borkholder and his company, BlackBox Biometrics Inc., received a $9.4 million contract from the U.S. Department of Defense to help manufacture the next-generation of the Blast Gauge System. Borkholder, the Bausch and Lomb Professor of Microsystems Engineering in RIT's Kate Gleason College of Engineering, is the founder...
June 15, 2015

Imagine RIT – Artwork Evolution

April 23, 2015

eSports website, hops harvester win Rochester Venture Challenge

Two start-up businesses with CEOs who are alumni of Rochester Institute of Technology took first and second place today at the 2015 Rochester Venture Challenge, formerly known as the Rochester Regional Business Plan Contest. Splyce eSports, which is developing free websites that allow eSports fans to spend less time searching for games...
April 17, 2015

Tiger Tank results in cash winnings for teams LiftForce, Breezyon, SmartTubes

Five teams of student entrepreneurs pitched their business ideas and won a total of $4,750 in cash prizes at Tiger Tank at Rochester Institute of Technology. The top three winning teams also earned scholarships to attend graduate studies at Saunders College of Business. Modeled after ABC-TV's Shark Tank, the Tiger Tank competition...
April 16, 2015

Saunders College announces RIT alumnus as 2015 Vanden Brul Award recipient

John Smith never second-guessed his decision to forgo a career in Major League Baseball to marry the woman of his dreams and jumpstart a business. "It was always family first; I have no regrets," said Smith, who ended up building his own field of dreams in Rochester's IT industry-launching nearly 20...
April 14, 2015