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[updated] Build Back Better funding via EDA for ventures, biomaking, cyber and more could lift Nashville region's lifesciences ecosystem.
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Nashville entrant aims to connect accredited investors with institutional-caliber deals, at attractive minimums.
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Mixture of Entrepreneurship and innovation are further stirred and shaken at VU.
[Updated 3/15] 41 items, including SEC $ filings, tech talent, startups, entrepreneurial events, capital formation, exec roles, and more.
[updated] Completing process, this startup's listing could help with elite athlete partners, banks, investors.
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Lee Cabinet choices affect ECD, LaunchTN, others..plus updates on capital raises.
HealthIT startup winds-down, VC tags talent for Nashville, Angels raising, and more.
New $20MM Angel fund, Shore Capital hoists flag higher in Nashville, and more.
Helping meet tech-talent demand in Nashville beyond, while extending VU brand are among primary goals.
Nov. 9, 2018 event could set fresh precedent for VU-Owen outreach to Greater Nashville community.
Healthtech startup signals emergence from customer validation -- and it's ready to tackle Nashville market.
Via VU's Owen GSM, Sohr awards total more than $500K in typically $25K shots for interesting array of ideas.
[updated] Seed raise underway, startup sees e-commerce and fresh capital producing a national footprint.
27 short takes on Venture developments statewide, from robots and healthcare, to hair dye and video security.
Cisco, Adreima, IBM veteran shoulders growth-stage responsibilities.
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[updated] 2016 rocks with appealing events statewide.
[updated] NCN is most concerned about the Series A hurdle for startups in the Nashville area.
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New NTC CEO and Health IT strategy coming, VC motives, Noro-Moseley exec, Women Angels coalesce and more.
'Hippie from Alaska' charts her own path in Nashville's expanding fashion sector.
New York-based principals shed a bit more light on the deal and its origins.
Helping incumbent retailers adjust to signals of new entrants in their markets.
American Sentinel veteran takes the helm in Music City.
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Founder views new entrants to Internet of Things market as validation.
Initially targeting health systems, startup is advised by Harpeth Capital.
Exec sees new digs, job growth, sales - plus cultural + media challenges.
[updated] With sector veterans on its board and access to capital, this startup girds for raise.
[Updated] Company has rebranded as Built Technologies, raised a total $25MM since inception.
Since opinions are hard to monetize, leaders statewide seek new sources of momentum
[update] JSF-bred startup's eventual exit sale will follow years of development and marketing push
[updated] 20-year-old entrepreneur surrounded by quite a roster of investors, advisors
Returning to Tennessee, software entrepreneur says Tennessee can be Tech hotbed
Despite deep financial experience, CEO has taken deliberate steps to ensure startup success
Competition is fierce, but that has yet to douse these entrepreneurs' plans.
[updated] Crews PE role formalized after months as interim at TCRS.
Megan Allen is assaulting the Left Coast, boosted by ties to Music City
A true startup leader, investment pros and others are aboard for the continuing relaunch
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One of 10 TNInvestco's is now being led by a VU/Princeton product
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This startup has ties to Discovery Communications, which bought a Nashville tech venture in 2006
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University aims to allow all interested students access to business and social entrepreneurship curricula
Vanderbilt undergrad aims to conjur 'magical' customer experience from blend of behavioral science and design
Startup Tennessee gets operations staff, a tech exec volunteers in Uganda, $ for GOBA and more
The tough love and lessons learned just keep comin' during the annual Vandy Health Care Conference
Milestone events, capital raises, a whiskey resurrected, and local venture news recapped.
RentStuff might've been another California startup, if an OwenGSM student hadn't won a prize
Investors are busily putting capital into ventures young and older, in Chattanooga, Oak Ridge and elsewhere
It's more mature than many EC-linked ventures and its techie team is getting traction, eyeing new sectors
Music, healthcare, online education and investment banking are the focal-points for these fellows
Ian Rogers from TopSpin, Lehmans on the move, VUSE prof knows something of ventures, new UT ag exec, Avondale analyst and more
Will Sibble's new venture have the gas to go the distance, launching additional content and social services?
Petra, VU commercialization, HealthStream, Sustainability Summit, Owen GSM honors, Unum CIO, entrepreneurs young and older and more
In Nashville's highly charged entrepreneurial atmosphere, this partnership aims to create both heat and light
Leveraging personal networks, two entrepreneurs look for things bigger companies should sell.
Legislators make an energy-tech 'grab', plus venture events and training and more statewide.
Buntin, Chambless and King comment on completion of incontinence startup's capital raise
[updated] Tech-sales leader joins private-equity backed firm with announced M&A ambitions
One of Tennessee's pioneering VC's will remain focused on 'realizations' in 2011, while mulling raising another fund
Educator, consultant and serial entrepreneur is determined to demonstrate EC value quickly, to win further support
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The Great Recession has forced students and Vanderbilt University, alike, to adjust to economic realities and job fears
At left, Dr. Harry Jacobson
The yet-to-be-operational TNInvestco capital-formation program seems to have kindled fresh interest in key sectors
A VU MBA alum happens to be on the team out of New York State interviewing would-be fund managers
Christopher Rand's presentation underscores gaps in the capital continuum, but suggests a target-rich environment for seed-stage investors
[Updated] With the VC filing deadline just 13 days away, one administrator of the state's new capital-formation program is impressed with the calibre of prospective fund managers
The Vanderbilt School of Engineering and VU's Owen GMS' Entrepreneurship Center are spawning a new generation of Nashville-based entrepreneurs
A youthful executive from a business-oriented nonprofit benefits from Owen's partnership with the Center for Nonprofit Management
The annual Accelerator endurance and innovation test produces much food for thought.
Legendary physician-entrepreneur-scientist's departure from VU leadership ranks leaves venture community asking whether he'll remain involved
Waiting for the economy's turn, this VC keeps it real by focusing on performance, processes and pairing-up golfers
Amid a bear economy and with expensive promises to keep, Vanderbilt relies on continuity in ranks
StarVest is looking for local deal flow for its new $250MM fund, while IRON's CEO is campaigning to grow in Nashville
Nashville entrepreneur says specializing in conflict generates annual growth in business driven by controversy
A supposed transformation of education, plus sustained support from key moneymen seem to have given ALS staying-power
This private-equity funded Brentwood firm aims to make healthcare organizations transparent for management teams under pressure for quality and performance
Techies, marketers, inventors and lawyers are expected among the throng gathering tomorrow on the Vanderbilt campus
Luminaries from the Fed, business, government and academe are expected to speak, honoring professor's contributions
If Nashville wants to keep good businesses here, it should leverage untapped ideas that abound in local companies
Entrepreneurship program aims for smooth transition, as the man who connected Owen to the 'startup world' returns to the tech ventures he loves
A year after joining the innovative company, a creative Owen faculty member is back in academe
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LBMC embraces the rise of private-equity-owned companies by hiring someone with both operating and consulting experience.
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