February 2, 2015 – UNews Digital LLC is pleased to announce its acceptance as a client of the Houston Technology Center (HTC). With this acceptance, UNews Digital becomes eligible for funding from the McNair Foundation. This stamp of approval is another nod to the strength of the UNews product and business plan.
UNews Digital LLC’s journey began with an acceptance into HTC’s Ignition program. After 3 months of business development classes, Co-Founders, Leigh Frillici and Keith Connors, pitched HTC’s executives, advisors and community business leaders. HTC’s Board of Directors accepted UNews as a client effective 02/02/2015.
UNews Digital LLC ushers local broadcasters into the digital age with an updated presentation of their content and space to maximize their digital ad revenue opportunities. Viewers benefit from having a customized newscast waiting for them each time they open the app.
As a client of HTC, UNews Digital will receive direct advice and consultation as well as access to educational opportunities, mentor networks, service providers and potential financing sources.