David Barbe, NCIIA faculty grantee, wins 'Innovator of the Year' award

Congratulations to David Barbe, a long-time NCIIA grantee and director of the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute (Mtech), who recently won The Daily Record's 'Innovator of the Year' award.

Dave's association with NCIIA goes back 10 years - he's been awarded a Course and Program grant and two E-Team grants, and, in 2008 won the Olympus Lifetime of Educational Innovation award.

Since 2000, Dave has led Mtech, one of the leading university-based entreprenurial ecosystems in the US. He was honored by The Daily Record for 'the tremendous effect and impact his work has had on Maryland.'