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“Policies and procedures are often written in black and white, but humans make them grey.” So says Mill member Sharr Pechac’s website for her business, GreyPrint Consulting, LLC. That grey space is her sweet spot.

Sharr outside The Mill, a coworking & entrepreneurship center

Sharr’s current client list includes Greater Washington Partnership, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, and Health Management…


When it comes to synthetic video, seeing is believing. Synthetic video pairs any face with any words, in any language, in any voice. It’s created not by a person filming an actor on a set, but by artificial intelligence (AI), in cyberspace.

If you’re visualizing something like bad dubbing on…


How can an artist build a sustainable creative life? How can an artistic community inspire, inform, and support its members? For those who are marginalized, the path to economic prosperity may already be rocky. …


Mill member Megan Cox has always been a maker. As a young girl growing up in Bedford, she knitted, crocheted, made jewelry — and then hawked her wares to schoolmates to earn money and buy more craft supplies. She laughs telling the story.

“I’ve been wheeling and dealing and making…


A year ago, Josh Owens was getting ready to fly to Italy, where his husband was contracted to play the lead in a production of West Side Story. Josh had just finished a run for governor of Indiana and stepped down from being CEO of SupplyKick, which under his leadership…


Serial entrepreneur Geng Wang has always enjoyed technology and describes himself as “a relatively early adopter.” He had already built and sold two tech startups — Rent Jungle and Community Elf — before founding Civic Champs, in 2019. Civic Champs makes it easy for nonprofits to manage, track, and engage…


Nichelle Whitney still remembers the day she arrived back in the US after a period of living in beautiful Madrid, Spain. “I landed during a snowstorm, and I just kept thinking, ‘This is the worst decision I’ve made in my life.’ I was the last person to get off the…


Shelly Westerhausen Worcel is always a little ahead of the curve. A few years ago, when she was working on her second cookbook, Platters and Boards, she got a lot of blank looks when she tried to describe it. “I was like, ‘It’s a spread of food. You know, like…


Mill member Ansley Fender, Founder and CEO of Atlas Solutions, is no stranger to risk. She’s been a homeless teenager, a classically trained violinist, a pregnant grad student, a small business owner, and now she’s a non-technical founder of a software as a service (SaaS) company that streamlines grant management…


When you talk to CEO and Cofounder Britain Taylor about ShuffleMe, a predictive software app that helps people track the impact of social media on their mental health, you might think, “What a timely idea!”

In fact, Mill member Britain has been preparing for this moment since she was a…

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