INTERAPT BLOG

Interapt to Teach High School Seniors Coding Skills

[LOUISVILLE, KY] Nov. 21, 2017 ––   Interapt, an innovation and software development firm, and Transform Education Kentucky, a nonprofit focused on innovating in education, are accepting applications through December 10 for a training program that will teach high school seniors iOS and Android coding skills that will set them on a path for a career…

Interapt Collaborates with Kentucky Businesses to Win International Award

The Powermap app with Statebook and PowerVision, developed by Interapt and built on the SiteSelect platform, just won The International Economic Development Council’s 2017 Excellence in Economic Development Award for New Media! The award was presented at the IEDC Annual Conference in Toronto to the Interapt team and project partners Kentucky’s Touchstone Energy Cooperatives, Statebook…

Silicon Valley attends Interapt event in Eastern Kentucky

U.S. Representative Ro Khanna (CA-17th), whose district includes the headquarters of Apple, Google and Tesla in Silicon Valley, was among several government and business leaders, entrepreneurs, economic programs officers and educators who made their way to the Appalachian Region on Monday, March 13. They went to celebrate how Interapt, a company headquartered in Louisville, is successfully collaborating to…

$2.75 Million Awarded for Interapt’s Training Initiative

Huntington, W.Va. – The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA), and the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration announced today that $2.75 million will be awarded to support Interapt’s training initiative in Eastern Kentucky thanks to the selection of the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program (EKCEP)…

Interapt CEO Named EY Entrepreneur of the Year

EY announces Interapt’s CEO Ankur Gopal is named an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2016 finalist in the Ohio Valley Region! Louisville, Ky, April 29th, 2016  – EY recently announced that CEO Ankur Gopal of Interapt is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2016 Award in the Ohio Valley Region.  The awards program,…

Interapt Launches Workforce Development Program

Interapt, a Louisville-based technology firm, announced its plan to expand its company and help create a technology ecosystem in Eastern Kentucky at the Shaping Our Appalachian Region (SOAR) Innovation Summit in Pikeville. Interapt is a leader in mobile app, healthcare, and manufacturing technology solutions, and is one of 10 global companies to be selected by Google…

The Story Behind Interapt’s New Branding in 2016

Q: What is Interapt’s new brand position? [Design Team]: Our new brand simply updates the face of the company to better represent how our people, our process, and our products have grown and matured within the past few years.  Put another way, it reflects Interapt’s modern identity more accurately than our former aesthetic.  Our mission…

3 Ways PowerMap Improves Site Selection

PowerMap has already been recognized by Economic Development professionals as a “first of its kind” tool that could provide competitive advantage in the site selection process, but we still felt it was worth exploring three particular ways PowerMap helps improve it for any economic developer:   Location, Location, Location   Economic Development professionals using PowerMap…

3 Common Mistakes Made by Mobile App Developers

Obviously, there are many different kinds of mobile apps, and they have any number of different purposes for many different businesses and organizations. Still, I think there are plenty of common flaws in app design that most mobile app users (and developers, for that matter) can agree are a nuisance capable of determining whether or not that app remains on…

Interapt Gets Students Excited About STEM Education at JA Inspire

Junior Achievement of Kentuckiana recently hosted a series of events called JA Inspire, wherein JA students from area middle schools met and engaged with professionals from 15 Louisville-area companies representing a variety of industries and STEM careers.  Through their conversations, students learned more about the fields and areas of study they’re most interested in pursuing.  Interapt joined…