The Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) recently awarded $82,000 in early stage funding to 10 West Virginia companies and entrepreneurs to help develop new products, market existing goods and services and provide training to facilitate business expansion.
The recipients and awards are:
- Blenko Glass Company of Milton – $10,000 to design and create new molds to allow more custom orders; and $5,000 in marketing support to boost the company’s e-commerce presence
- Level 1 Fasteners of Huntington – $10,000 for reverse engineering services
- Twisted Dimensions LLC of Milton – $3,000 for prototyping of a new 3D-imaging system…