Welcome Visitor Friday, March 5, 2021
Welcome: Our most recent stories are listed below. For all our earlier stories (with the most recent listed first) just click here -- or use the Search functions.

News & Views

Founder Sara Bellos
Founder Sara Bellos

Sarah Bellos, Lewis + Clark AgriFood chart Stony Creek Colors' Indigo path

Its $9MM B-round nearly done, the startup's cornerstone is an amalgam of purpose, agriculture, supply chain and global economics.

Read More

Tennessee State Capitol
Tennessee State Capitol

LaunchTN eyes capital access, SBIR matches, possible renewed Fed funding

Against the backdrop of the pandemic, Launch Tennessee and Life Science Tennessee look to maintain momentum.

Read More

Venture Notes - February 24, 2021

Venture Notes - February 24, 2021

37 items on startups, PE-VC-Angel-Crowd-Seed raises, entrepreneurs, events, deadlines, resources and more.

Read More

Metros are a path forward
Metros are a path forward

Tennessee economy tied to cities' tech-weighted industry expansion

City-performance research may help state's flywheels pursue critical mass in key industries.

Read More

Memphis Regional Megasite awaits 'honest' report<br>on potential users, programs, development

Memphis Regional Megasite awaits 'honest' report
on potential users, programs, development

UPDATED Massive economic project conceived 16 years ago now seems under no-holds-barred assessment.

Read More

Interim CEO Ed Caldwell
Interim CEO Ed Caldwell

Hodges exits, Caldwell named interim CEO for CarePayment Technologies

PE-backed fintech, services company expands role as consumers, providers seek solutions.

Read More

CEO Chad Collier
CEO Chad Collier

Growthco: CarSaver, a Walmart ally, mulls IPO or other capital raises

With strong growth and having raised $40MM in past few years, founders may opt for further accelerant.

Read More

CEO Felicia Jackson
CEO Felicia Jackson

CEO preps $1MM Seed raise, sees Titans package burnishing CPRWrap brand

Advisors in place, early conversations with potential investors underway, founder seeks increased market traction.

Read More

UMG's Adam Hanover
UMG's Adam Hanover

Venture Notes - February 1, 2021

Action: UGP, Grabbr, VoluMetrix, SSM Partners, new PE fund, FINTOP, FilterX, Redwood, SocialBot, Shockwave.

Read More

Pablo Ninoles
Pablo Ninoles

Venture Notes - January 25, 2021

TN IPO enlarges, Pharos and other VC updates, plus action in spacs, fintech, insuretech, sports odds and more.

Read More

CEO Scott Ellyson
CEO Scott Ellyson

IPO: Nashville regulars aboard $160MM shelf filing for EQ Health SPAC

EQHA plans for offering come after long period of scant IPO activity in healthcare services sector.

Read More

CEO Van Tucker
CEO Van Tucker

Gut check: Van Tucker tells 'What drives her' as Launch Tennessee CEO

Creating impactful companies, changing communities, and nurturing collaboration are just parts of her answer.

Read More

Founder-CEO Kim Lavine
Founder-CEO Kim Lavine

Startup 'Hypersence' seeks $2.5M to advance MemorySPEX + its platform

Michigan entrepreneur discovering Nashville's robust healthcare venture ecosystem.

Read More

CEO Justin Owen JD
CEO Justin Owen JD

Beacon CEO: Tennessee 'Innovation Fast Track' is goal in General Assembly

Amid pandemic and General Assembly session looming, 'broadest sandbox program in the U.S.' is the goal.

Read More

Jeremy Bolls
Jeremy Bolls

Jeremy Bolls' FINTOP-backed Kindful sells to JMI-backed Bloomerang

Founder says in wake of deal with growth-equity-backed firm, he looks forward to helping advance Nashville fintech.

Read More

Founder Dean Solon
Founder Dean Solon

Cleantech: TN's Shoals Technologies + PE Oaktree prep public stock offering

Sponsor Oaktree recently ran IPO process for Array Technologies, which is not a Shoals competitor.

Read More

CEO Dan McDonald
CEO Dan McDonald

Healthtech entrant 86Borders maps capital raises to advance ConnectAllCare

Platform company draws Greater Nashville venture, policy veterans + mulls further advisors and capital options.

Read More

CEO Rich Williams
CEO Rich Williams

Ark Global Acquisition IPO could give Nashville view of tech-centric M&A

[Updated] With Data/AI target filter, former Google CEO preps to lead SPAC sortie into healthtech, fintech, consumer internet and marketplace

Read More

'We Should Work Sometime'
'We Should Work Sometime'

Venture Notes - December 29, 2020

Fund passes $100M, raises in healthcare, fitness, musictech, fintech, insurance, plus policy push, Angel credit, Smokies and more.

Read More

Founder CEO Bailey Foster
Founder CEO Bailey Foster

Startup 'Real Good Kitchen' backs Food owners, equity, ecosystems

More than one bold B2B industry innovator is raising capital, launching industry kitchens and eyeing markets beyond their homebase.

Read More




Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: