Cassidy, BRF secure $2 million to support Air Force Global Strike Command headquartered at Barksdale Air Force Base
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) secured a $2 million appropriation from the Department of Defense (DoD) to support the Air Force Global Strike Command headquartered at Barksdale Air Force Base (BAFB). “Global Strike Command is an essential part of...
BRF’s EAP portfolio company Embera NeuroTherapeutics announces first subject dosed in Phase 2 of EMB-001 in cocaine use disorder
BRF’s Entrepreneurial Accelerator Program portfolio company Embera NeuroTherapeutics announces first subject dosed in Phase 2 study of EMB-001 in cocaine use disorder. Company to soon initiate second Phase 2 study of EMB-001 in smoking cessation. BRF’s Entrepreneurial...
BRF awarded $30,000 grant from Regions Foundation for Biotechnology Magnet Academy at Southwood High School
Pictured above: Michelle Berry, Director of the Biotechnology Magnet Academy; Dr. John F. George Jr., President and CEO of BRF; Dr. Kim Pendleton, Principal of Southwood High School; and Mark Evans, Market Executive for Regions Bank. BRF was recently awarded a $30,000...
Tomakk Glass Partners launches in Shreveport Company plans to serve Louisiana, Texas and Arkansas markets; project will create 50 new direct jobs Tomakk Glass Partners has announced the launch of its tempered glass fabrication facility in Shreveport. Tomakk is the...
Entrepreneurial Accelerator Program (EAP) portfolio company CyberReef offering a free trial of its internet filtering technology to schools implementing online teaching
CyberReef, a technology company located in Shreveport, Louisiana, is offering school districts across the country a free, six-month trial of its internet filtering technology Kids Internet Defense Shield. This type of filtering is required under the federal...
Oleolive, a pre-clinical biotechnology company located in Shreveport, Louisiana, has been awarded a Phase II AFWERX Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contract to continue its work on technology that aids in the care of trauma suffered by special operations war...
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The Digital Media Institute at InterTech (DMII), a division of BRF, was awarded a community grant from the Best Buy® Foundation to support the school’s annual summer tech camps. The camps, aimed at developing STEM skills, have changed to an online format due to...
BRF condemns discrimination, racism and brutality against the black community in all forms and supports efforts that advance justice. Our hearts are heavy these days. The senseless death of George Floyd has once again opened a national wound and has made it clear that...
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