News and Updates

MTC Awards $2.4 Million in the October 2023 Investment Cycle

During the October 2023 Board of Directors meeting, $2.4 million was approved for equity-based investments in the following companies: Æsir Technologies is on a mission to provide Nickel-Zinc (NiZn) batteries and Energy Storage Solutions (ESS) to aerospace, defense, and commercial customers needing power for critical infrastructure such as data...

Acknowledging Dr. Dedric Carter’s Remarkable Contributions, We Welcome Mr. Dan Cobb the New Chair of the MTC Board

Missouri Technology Corporation (MTC) would like to express its deepest gratitude to Dr. Dedric Carter for his exceptional leadership and dedication as Chairman of the board. Dr. Carter's visionary guidance has played a pivotal role in advancing innovation and entrepreneurship in Missouri, and his contributions will be remembered for years...

MTC Announces Regional Node Planning Grant Recipients

More than $300,000 in grant funding has been awarded through the Regional Node Planning Grant program to support the development of regional nodes across Missouri. The goal of the Regional Node Planning Grant Program is to assist entrepreneurial support organizations throughout Missouri in collaborating and leveraging their assets to effectively support...

A Message from Jack Scatizzi, MTC’s Executive Director (Q3 CY23)

Missouri Technology Corporation (MTC) is a public-private partnership created by the Missouri General Assembly to promote entrepreneurship and foster the growth of new and emerging high-tech companies. As a public-private partnership, we have the opportunity to receive direct appropriations within the annual state fiscal budget to provide state funding to...

MTC to Launch Regional Node Planning Grant Program in Late-August

In the next few weeks, MTC will launch its newly developed Regional Node Planning Grant Program. These six-month grants will fund the planning necessary to create “nodes” which are intended to incentivize more of Missouri’s communities to successfully coalesce their assets to best support innovation and entrepreneurship through strategic, coordinated...

A Message from Jack Scatizzi, MTC’s Executive Director

Missouri Technology Corporation (MTC) is a public-private partnership created by the Missouri General Assembly to promote entrepreneurship and foster the growth of new and emerging high-tech companies. The nature of being a public-private partnership has unique advantages that allow MTC to serve our mission of growing technology-based businesses in Missouri. Specifically,...

NGA & MTC Partnership to Create the NGA Accelerator Receives National Award

Photo by the NGA In late March, the Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer (FLC) recognized the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) in partnership with the Missouri Technology Corporation (MTC) as one of two recipients of the “FLC Star of 2023” award for their geospatial technology accelerator. The NGA Accelerator Powered...

Missouri Technology Corporation Awards $2.3 Million Worth of IDEA Fund Investments

The Missouri Technology Corporation (MTC) will invest more than $2.3 million in seven Missouri-based high-growth potential startups. The investments will be made through MTC’s Innovation, Development, and Entrepreneurial Advancement (IDEA) Fund Co-Investment Program, and will be funded through the U.S. Department of Treasury’s State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) program. MTC’s...