TN IPO enlarges, Pharos and other VC updates, plus action in spacs, fintech, insuretech, sports odds and more.
CEO Scott Ellyson
EQHA plans for offering come after long period of scant IPO activity in healthcare services sector.
CEO Van Tucker
Creating impactful companies, changing communities, and nurturing collaboration are just parts of her answer.
Founder-CEO Kim Lavine
Michigan entrepreneur discovering Nashville's robust healthcare venture ecosystem.
CEO Justin Owen JD
Amid pandemic and General Assembly session looming, 'broadest sandbox program in the U.S.' is the goal.
Founder says in wake of deal with growth-equity-backed firm, he looks forward to helping advance Nashville fintech.
Founder Dean Solon
Sponsor Oaktree recently ran IPO process for Array Technologies, which is not a Shoals competitor.
CEO Dan McDonald
Platform company draws Greater Nashville venture, policy veterans + mulls further advisors and capital options.
CEO Rich Williams
With Data/AI target filter, former Google CEO preps to lead SPAC sortie into healthtech, fintech, consumer internet and marketplace
\'We Should Work Sometime\'
Fund passes $100M, raises in healthcare, fitness, musictech, fintech, insurance, plus policy push, Angel credit, Smokies and more.
Founder CEO Bailey Foster
More than one bold B2B industry innovator is raising capital, launching industry kitchens and eyeing markets beyond their homebase.
Dozens of news items on startups, capital raises, executive moves and business resources.
Chase Spurlock PhD
With perilous Winter ahead, startup continues support of response to COVID19, while preparing for 'next pandemic'.
The raise seems to be peaking more than four years after Fund II was closed.
Finalist Susan Trammell
Winners in each of category are to be announced during an April 15, 2021, ceremony.
Founder-CEO Pratt Boyd
Disruptive 3D Printing manufacturer, backed by a strategic that's backed by Momenta Ventures.
CEO Van Tucker
Snap board meeting on Friday covered key issues and produced mandate to seek a contract with Tucker.
Founder Julia Regan
20 pieces of evidence that startup-, innovation- and deal-oriented folks find plenty to like in Kentucky.
CEO Blake Hogan
New CEO for pro-veterans entrepreneurship efforts focuses on quality services, programs, true community impact.
President Brian Laden PhD
Less than three years into their mission, Deerfield, Mountain Group and founders press forward.
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New firm seems industry agnostic, tech-oriented, with entrepreneurial, financial and related experience.
TIME Magazine cited Nashville startup Luci's hardware-software creation as worthy of Top 100 Innovations for 2020.
19 updates on funds being raises, startups drawing attention, growth capital being raised.
CEO John Bass
CEO John Bass et al today filed for a capital raise north of $8MM to advance 'venture studio' business.
Healthcare is first-up, but other verticals beckon in U.S. and other nations. Capital open for discussion.
The firm's currently announced portfolio includes a Tennessee-based firm.
Founder-CEO Chad Marcum
Founder-CEO Chad Marcum broadens AR startup industry reach and tech footprint.
DRS valuation, other transaction details have not been divulged.
[updated] Capital raises, executive moves, venture plays, true startups and more.
Jumpstart Health Investors deploys new VC to pursue compelling opportunities among Black-owned firms.
[updated] Co-founder Vreeland responds to questions about potential fund target, investment pace modeled, provision for follow-on's.
Israel Rollins MBA MPA
Nashville Founder/GP targets fintech, insurtech, digital-health verticals, affirms cap-table diversity goal
Intelligent Mobility, Life Sciences, Energy, and Ag-Food networks bolster startup resources
[Updated] A gamble, sure, but the Pandemic Vintage of startups, capraises + executive moves may rival any we've seen in the past decade.
A batch of updates on executive moves, appointments, roles and other ties to Tennessee
Jumpstart Capital liquidity, LaunchTN, Jammber, virus capital, Fintech, Healthcare, data, Vizion, spinup, spinout, and more updates.
Menūd + Plankk Technologies
Nashville+ Calgary startups partnered more than a year, chose to merge, now raising capital.
The Tennessee Capitol
Both LaunchTN and its sponsor, TN ECD, have begun responding to Comptroller requests ahead of hearings later this year.
VNC is here highlighting sessions tied to capital and scale-up. 36|86 also has many other valuable elements.
Annual grant competition draws rigorous programs from campus and accelerator advocates for entrepreneurship, investment.
Digital Reasoning board said to devise M&A process, Bartholomew-Fox raise capital, hi-tech bicycle venture advances, and more here.
Despite massive headwinds, NGOs and other nonprofits seek to help drive transformation of state and its regional economies.
Investor Derrick Morgan
Potentially pivotal capital-formation event tomorrow, TN investment assessment 'first close' at week's end.
Jewel Burks Solomon
Fintech updates, exec and advisor appointments, special events in Nashville and Memphis.
CEO Beth Krauklis
CEO Beth Krauklis and Nashville cofounders seek rapid adoption, take blockchain partner, anticipates VC interest.
CEO Daniel McGugin
Payments veteran eyes market opportunities, strategic capital and M&A options after acquiring company entering growth mode.
CEO Scott Boruff
A veteran of tough slogs, CEO sees lift in enterprise demand for critical care monitoring of seniors in communities.
Ideas for The White House
White House scitech advisors suggest AI, biotech, comms, quantum infoscience, advanced manufacturing initiatives.
CEO Leigh McCormack
Backed by Transparency Health and Noon Management, this TN startup aims to help folks get safely back to work or school.
Music innovation push, startup scouts, fintech, Y-Combinator entrant, Angel Tax Credit takers, partnerships, exec moves, resources + more...
Tennessee native, VU EE grad takes vision from startup to exit in under 4 years, still embracing both risk and calling.
Union Square\'s Fred Wilson
New funds, startup capital raises, exec moves, innovation pushes, fintech, and a mayor who supports innovation.
CEO Worthe Holt MD MMM
New CEO charts rapid path toward 40 markets, says indie physician model both disruptive, scalable
Board voted today on her successor. Dolan made no disclosure of her plans.
New Angel fund, resource for family offices, OZ fund, Innova bets, Techstars eyes Knox, batch of raises, exec moves + more.
Comm. Hodgen Mainda
Consequential innovation and entrepreneurship issues are overshadowed, but may get visibility in future.
Proposed federal funding could rekindle TN entrepreneurship and innovation, much as during the earlier Haslam Administration.
Founder-CEO Clay Nicholas
With Seed self-funded and operations breakeven or better, veteran of HCIT, IBM, U.S. Army, West Point and more eyes higher ground.
Lofty goals, budget cuts and a mission made more challenging amid pandemic and economic pandemonium.
BluWave\'s Katie Marchetti
[updated] Capital raises, LaunchTN + Jumpstart updates, M&A, Lifesci deals, Schulz on Chamber, 4 Bridges expansion + more.
CEO Chase Spurlock PhD
[updated] Data science, machine learning tech and prediction services startup brings to bear its SDOH learning curve.
[updated] Longtime Nashville i-bankers will apply experience as venture-capital investors.
CEO Lisa Stinnett
Updated - Another bevy of entrepreneurs seeking capital, an innovative Fund ponders next steps, details on corporate relo's, and more.
Tracking moves among a baker's-dozen innovators, including Martin, McWhorter, Freeman, Johnson and more.
Gov. Bill Lee
Gov. Bill Lee updates us, plus 17 venture updates and resources on telemed, M&A and more.
[Updated] Due to COVID19-induced recession, recent years' stellar fund performance may be 'ancient history'.
Music production, gamification, fan engagement, shout-out market, backend management and more up for grabs.
Opportunities for startup growth and service are plentiful in the new Pandemic Era.
FINTOP\'s Joe Maxwell
[updated] VC looks to do at least six deals per year, and watches portfolio companies' KPIs amid chaos.
Nearly 30 items of extraordinary range, from capital raises, to exec appointments, uncertainty and more.
CEO Richard Perko
Specialized early-stage tech-centric ventures with market-entry challenges have 7 potential new allies.
[updated] Conference, tourism and other travel decision-makers worldwide are continually adapting to shifting conditions.
CEO Mark Harris PhD MBA
Serial entrepreneur leverages technology create by Vanderbilt University investigators.
Whether public or privately held, prospective strategic partners' financial durability warrants examination.