NVTC Board Members Appointed to the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Investment Authority (IEIA)
On Nov. 16, Gov. Bob McDonnell announced appointments to the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Investment Authority (IEIA). Congratulations to NVTC Board members Teresa Sullivan, president of University of Virginia, on her appointment to the authority, and Dr. Charles Steger, president of Virginia Tech, who was reappointed to the IEIA.
The IEIA, which oversees CIT, promotes the economic development of the Commonwealth by attracting and retaining high-technology jobs and businesses in Virginia. It is responsible for accelerating all phases of technology company creation from research and development through commercialization, capital formation and successful product assimilation. NVTC Board member and former NVTC Chair David Lucien of DCL Associates serves as chair of the IEIA board.