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Venture Notes - July 7, 2020

Venture Notes - July 7, 2020

Music innovation push, startup scouts, fintech, Y-Combinator entrant, Angel Tax Credit takers, partnerships, exec moves, resources + more...

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Ben Taylor
Ben Taylor

Software founder exits Doorport to PointCentral, recounts startup journey

Tennessee native, VU EE grad takes vision from startup to exit in under 4 years, still embracing both risk and calling.

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Union Square's Fred Wilson
Union Square's Fred Wilson

Venture Notes - June 25, 2020

New funds, startup capital raises, exec moves, innovation pushes, fintech, and a mayor who supports innovation.

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CEO Worthe Holt MD MMM
CEO Worthe Holt MD MMM

CEO: Martin Ventures-backed Wellvana Health eyes Series A raise

New CEO charts rapid path toward 40 markets, says indie physician model both disruptive, scalable

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Margaret Dolan
Margaret Dolan

Margaret Dolan plans to depart LaunchTN, with Van Tucker interim CEO

Board voted today on her successor. Dolan made no disclosure of her plans.

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Venture Notes - June 12, 2020

Venture Notes - June 12, 2020

New Angel fund, resource for family offices, OZ fund, Innova bets, Techstars eyes Knox, batch of raises, exec moves + more.

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Comm. Hodgen Mainda
Comm. Hodgen Mainda

Reconvened TN General Assembly defers pro-innovation, blockchain items

Consequential innovation and entrepreneurship issues are overshadowed, but may get visibility in future.

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Venture Calendar - 2020 - Updated

Venture Calendar - 2020 - Updated

[updated] Entrepreneurial, startup and capital events and activities around Tennessee.

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Policy: Innovation & Startups Equity Investment Program draws TN interest

Policy: Innovation & Startups Equity Investment Program draws TN interest

Proposed federal funding could rekindle TN entrepreneurship and innovation, much as during the earlier Haslam Administration.

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Founder-CEO Clay Nicholas
Founder-CEO Clay Nicholas

CEO: Nashville supply chain startup Vibronyx mulls growth-funding options

With Seed self-funded and operations breakeven or better, veteran of HCIT, IBM, U.S. Army, West Point and more eyes higher ground.

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Launch Tennessee leaders, staff confront budget headwinds

Launch Tennessee leaders, staff confront budget headwinds

Lofty goals, budget cuts and a mission made more challenging amid pandemic and economic pandemonium.

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BluWave's Katie Marchetti
BluWave's Katie Marchetti

Venture Notes -- June 1, 2020

[updated] Capital raises, LaunchTN + Jumpstart updates, M&A, Lifesci deals, Schulz on Chamber, 4 Bridges expansion + more.

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CEO Chase Spurlock PhD
CEO Chase Spurlock PhD

Prediction modeler Decode Health eyes city-county COVID-19 spike risks

Data science, machine learning tech and prediction services startup brings to bear its SDOH learning curve.

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Chuck Byrge
Chuck Byrge

Harpeth Venture Advisors signals 1st close of $27.5M Opportunity Fund

Longtime Nashville i-bankers will apply experience as venture-capital investors.

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CEO Lisa Stinnett
CEO Lisa Stinnett

Venture Notes -- May 13, 2020

Updated - Another bevy of entrepreneurs seeking capital, an innovative Fund ponders next steps, details on corporate relo's, and more.

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Scott Hawley
Scott Hawley

Venture People - May 13, 2020

Tracking moves among a baker's-dozen innovators, including Martin, McWhorter, Freeman, Johnson and more.

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Gov. Bill Lee
Gov. Bill Lee

Venture Notes -- April 13, 2020

Gov. Bill Lee updates us, plus 17 venture updates and resources on telemed, M&A and more.

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CIO Brakebill
CIO Brakebill

TCRS CIO Brakebill provides update on PE investment, other programs

[Updated] Due to COVID19-induced recession, recent years' stellar fund performance may be 'ancient history'.

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EC's Project Music captures broader range of entertainment plays

EC's Project Music captures broader range of entertainment plays

Music production, gamification, fan engagement, shout-out market, backend management and more up for grabs.

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