News

Friday
2
14

A chance to close the gaps

Andy Medici, Washington Business Journal

Calvin Williams wants to grow his low-voltage electrical business by up to 30% in 2020 with a new slate of District clients.

That is in part why he moved his business, The CEW Group, from Loudoun County to The Hive 2.0, an entrepreneurial stomping ground in Anacostia run by Arch Development Corp...

Tuesday
1
28

InterDigital Applauds Launch of Halcyon Principles for Connected Intelligent Technologies

InterDigital

InterDigital Inc., a mobile and video technology research and development company, today announced its praise for the release of the Halcyon Principles, a set of guidelines for the ethical development of modern digital technologies.

Tuesday
1
28

Halcyon’s zeroing in on D.C.’s opportunity zones, and that's just the beginning for 2020

Sara Gilgore, Washington Business Journal

Halcyon has rolled out a new program for startups tackling the world’s biggest challenges — and this time, it didn’t look very far beyond its home base.

Wednesday
1
22

Halcyon welcomes 10 local entrepreneurs for its Opportunity Intensive program

Michelai Graham, Technical.ly

Georgetown-based Halcyon Incubator launched a new program just for D.C. startups.

Monday
10
14

CareFirst, Halcyon team up to advance more health care startups

Sara Gilgore, Washington Business Journal

D.C.’s Halcyon incubator program has teamed up with a sizable health player to put more money toward health innovation startups. Halcyon has signed up Owings Mills, Maryland-based CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield to back some of the health care startups coming through its Georgetown incubator...

Wednesday
10
9

CareFirst Partners With D.C.’s Halcyon Incubator To Support Promising Healthcare Startups

Healthworx, the corporate investment and innovation organization of CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (CareFirst), plans to provide up to $200,000 to support emerging healthcare entrepreneurs seeking to join the Halcyon incubator, a Washington, D.C.-based fellowship program for social entrepreneurs...

Wednesday
8
7

A new angel investor group is forming in D.C. Here are the details.

Sara Gilgore, Washington Business Journal

The original article can be found here. 

Halcyon’s getting into angel investing.

Tuesday
7
23

Halcyon is Only DC Organization to Receive U.S. Commerce Department Grant

HALCYON IS ONLY DC ORGANIZATION TO RECEIVE U.S. COMMERCE DEPARTMENT GRANT

Will Build Unprecedented Network of Impact Investors for Social Enterprises

Wednesday
7
17

2019 By The People Photo Preview

Chelsea Bentley, Brightest Young Things

The second annual By The People festival officially kicked off on Friday with Halcyon’s stunning kick off bash at the Smithsonian Arts & Industries building – one of the festival’s main hubs.

Read the full story here. 

Saturday
6
22

For Festival Lovers

Nikki Peale, Congress Heights on the Rise

By The People is an international arts and dialogue festival presented by Halcyon. Launched in 2018, the festival brings visual art, performing art, and dialogue to all four quadrants of Washington, DC, all completely free and open to the public...