Nashville needs more SaaS startups and talent pool is adequate now for those who engage with ecosystem.
Co-founders see sector receptive to Cloud-linked technology and sensitive to search and review costs.
Capraises, Angels, VCs, biotech, automotive, publishing, healthcare, fintech, Agbiz, TN-Women rock, and more...
[updated] 36 alerts in today's summary as mid-summer Venture energy brings multiple new funds, capraises, and more.
With Investors and Entrepreneurs focusing strongly on Growth and Performance, VNC invites a SaaS benchmarking expert to comment.
Serial tech entrepreneur goes deep on Retail, emerges with Vertical SaaS concept.
[updated] The challenges are real, but two women entrepreneurs declare their determination.
The CellJournalist veterans have brought another startup to the starting-line, this time in marketing software.
Andrew McGarrity now leads digital group in Tennessee Book Company (Ingram).
Four-year-old Cicayda preps for growth and explores M&A possibilities.
More speaker announcements, with event just a month away!
[updated] Performance payments could reach $11MM, all hands benefit, says co-owner.
[updated] Unprecedented C-level Software industry event set for March 16, 2016.
[updated] Having raised $10.5MM in Angel capital, CEO says the company had room negotiate with VC
Exec sees new digs, job growth, sales - plus cultural + media challenges.
[updated] Smithwick says early market penetration signals 'time to step on the gas'.
Student engagement for colleges and universities is the focal-point of this startup.
Education content and assessment are hot segments that Ingram seems to eye.
With Blackstone and Goldman Sachs aboard, entrepreneur sees further expansion locally.
Ipreo Holdings continues acquisitions following its buy of Nashville-based ShareholderInsite
[Updated 5 March] This entrant to the red-hot sector is banking on rapid B2B growth.
Veteran of the Nashville HIT, software and entrepreneurial scenes joins boutique.
$300K Seed raise could target Angels in Cincinnati, as well as Tennessee
[Updated] Private equity firm with $200MM capital managed, seeks to increase its opportunities
UPDATED Entrepreneur aims to win; 'location thing' often a problem when Coastal VCs chat.
Partners plan to invest mainly human capital in promising startups
Updates on Endorsee, Sagents, Tandum, EO Nashville, PBM365, Back Porch Group, Exile.
Nashville Creatives use vision and talent to produce important things, out of nothing.
'Massive' growth opportunities projected in its core business, plus product and concierge-unit gains.
With products defined, this startup aims to cut through the 'Big Data' hype.
Revenue growth, broader ties to Microsoft and Oracle and hiring surge are among factors
Founder sees slew of logical future bidders from ranks of strategic corporates
[updated] Sal Novin suggests recruiting hyper-talented individuals takes authenticity, not slogans
Series A Updated - Jeremy Bolls' startup goes after one of the biggest players' share, but not 'just to make a buck'
Eric Dobson plans to recapitalize, scale-up the Angel network born in Music City
A well-connected management team has savvy onboard.
The real test may be a $10MM capital round not so far away.
Founder Holland provides update for Bullpen & Solidus-backed venture
Tech entrepreneurs tackle the healthcare engagement knot from a different angle
With sales-revenue at a premium, this startup could prove smartly timed.
[updated] High Net Worth (HNW) individuals and their data-buried advisors are targeted
[updated] Joe Maxwell is having way too much fun in growing another tech venture in the finance sector
Alliance push to help protect and commercialize intellectual property could become a global movement
He took a break after his successful exit from Investment Scorecard, now he's pushing his startup toward deeper waters
Nick Holland of CentreSource says approaches by bidders caused him to look at his firm with fresh eyes
Operating under a brand name for a decade or more, this Nashville marketing and innovation guru seems to have earned his spurs
With a century or more of collective healthcare and investment experience, this savvy alliance seems to be positioning for the post-Reform reality check
Tim Smith says the startup has raised nearly $2MM, has new partners and more news in-the-offing.
The Reader-Cherry e-commerce startup serving salons may not have every hair in-place, but it survived the recession.
For more than a decade, this e-signature innovator has found champions amid adversity
Tech-marketing veteran Linda Rebrovick looks to create a crowd around SaaS predictive marketing provider
VNC Member press release announced CRE Technologies' RelevantAssets offering and its plans to raise private capital
In a crowded field, Nashville startup is relying on strategy of providing 'free' content to customers among old media
Transactions software startup is fully funded, builds on knowledge of transportation and logistics
'Disruptive' is still a magic word, and this innovator aims to give advertising a sharp tweak
Atlanta-based VC with strong Nashville presence took steps to lighten digital-media ballast, at least temporarily
Nashville's Petra Capital backs entrepreneur in Boston area, mining the HR/Payroll platform space
North Carolina deal-flow prospector says his firm is focusing more attention on Music City
StarVest is looking for local deal flow for its new $250MM fund, while IRON's CEO is campaigning to grow in Nashville
No cold feet at Emma, as company embraces higher-touch services and continues growing its workforce in Davidson County
Nashville's converging entertainment and technology continues to draw entrepreneurs who don't know it 'can't be done'
This private-equity funded Brentwood firm aims to make healthcare organizations transparent for management teams under pressure for quality and performance