Insider insights and expert analysis on Chicago’s startup ecosystem
The entrepreneurial talent and start-ups emerging from Research Triangle Park in North Carolina is impressive. It is starting to have a staggering impact on the world we live in—from what we eat to the software we use and the social media we share with our friends. For those who aren’t aware, Research Triangle Park is the largest research park in the United States. Located at the center of three tier-one universities — North Carolina State University, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and Duke University — the park’s 7,000 acres houses hundreds of companies, including science and technology firms, government agencies, academic institutions, startups, and nonprofits.