- In an article on African American entrepreneurs, the paper featured R-Display & Lighting, a company developing organic light emitting diodes (OLEDs). CEO Dr. Tommie Royster is a former Kodak chemist;
- In a separate story on Clear Cove Systems, the paper covered the test of its technology for generating energy from sewage treatment, currently under way at Ithaca’s municipal wastewater plant.
The paper also revisited Vnomics, a Venture Creations graduate that has received considerable attention for its fleet-management and diagnostics system. The story reviewed the RIT spinoff’s expectation to add 100 new jobs in the next two years, and its contract with Navistar, a major industrial company.
In addition, the Rochester Business Journal covered the rapid growth of IMSWorkX, a developer of applications for IP-based telecommunications, which entered the incubator with four employees a little more than a year ago, has grown to eight, and now expects growth to 12.