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Posts tagged “ExitEvent”

6:14 a.m. Monday

Use Internet of Things for tipping? Yes, say Triangle entrepreneurs

ExitEvent's new logo Payments startup MiPayWay unveils tech, sets launch. The Wake Forest venture has developed a patent-pending beacon technology and app, says ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman.

January 23

Moogfest coming to Durham? That's what rumor mill is saying

Moog Fest  If the Moogfest does come to Durham and it's anything like Asheville's version, it would include presentations by brainiacs from the likes of MIT and IBM, talks by futurists from the world's top institutes, live demonstrations of electronic musical instruments, virtual reality devices and other next-generation technologies. ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman reports.

January 9

Avelist, a list-making startup, closes $450K round, tackles the Big Apple

Founded by former SAS employee Jody Porowski, Raleigh list-making startup readies new plan for revenue and user growth in 2015. ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman has the details.

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Updated December 24, 2014

Premium Lock RTP the new 'Valley?' New Year, nine new measures for Triangle startups

ExitEvent's new logo Going inside the numbers and the trends, here's why the Triangle is NOT the next Silicon Valley, and other thoughts from ExitEvent's resident data geek Amy Huffman.

December 23, 2014

Premium Lock NCSU-born Malartu Funds snags lead investor, preps for launch

Crowdfunding Recent N.C. State University graduates Sean Steigerwald and Jon Spinney have spent the last year preparing to launch an equity crowdfunding site that rallies investors around these young businesses, making it easy and less risky to fund startups' seed rounds. And they have secured a backer. ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman has the details.

Updated December 16, 2014

Premium Lock UNC struggles to meet unprecedented computer science demand

ExitEvent's new logo After experiencing unprecedented enrollment over the past several years, the computer science department at the University of North Carolina has been stretched to the limit, reports Aaron Scarboro for ExitEvent.

December 15, 2014

Premium Lock NC IDEA winner: EMPLOYUS, a crowdsourced talent recruiting app

ExitEvent's new logo In the latest profile of winners in NC IDEA's latest grant awards program, ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman talks with Ryan O'Donnell, co-founder of EMPLOYUS, a crowdsourced talent recruiting app.

December 11, 2014

Premium Lock NC IDEA winner: RevBoss, startup's lead generator secret weapon

ExitEvent's new logo In the latest of a series profiling the winners of NC IDEA grants awarded earlier this week, ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman takes a look at Durham-based RevBoss.

Updated December 10, 2014

Premium Lock Future stars? Meet the Citrix Accelerator's first seven startups

ExitEvent's new logo 20 entrepreneurs took the stage Monday to pitch their seven startups to a room packed with investors, entrepreneurs and corporate executives. The Demo Day wrapped up the first cohort of the inaugural Citrix Accelerator Innovators Program in Raleigh. Who are the companies? ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman has the details. The seven (including two internal Citrix teams) were chosen from a pool of 64 teams from around the nation to receive $25K grants, office space and mentorship from Citrix workers and investors and entrepreneurs in the local startup community.

Updated December 9, 2014

Premium Lock Citrix Accelerator, its graduates must prove staying power

The Citrix Startup Accelerator's first Demo Day in Raleigh presents seven young companies. Like the startups, the Citrix effort itself must meet three criteria: Desirability, feasibility and viability, writes ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman.

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December 9, 2014

Premium Lock NC IDEA winner: Upswing, the tutoring app for at-risk college students

In the third of a series profiling the five latest NC IDEA grant winners, ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman talks with Melvin Hines, founder of Upswing.

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December 9, 2014

Premium Lock NC IDEA winner: Freebooksy, go-to service for free and discount e-book discovery

In the second of five profiles featuring the newest recipients of NC IDEA grants, Amy Huffman of ExitEvent features Carrboro-based Freebooksy.

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December 8, 2014

Premium Lock NC IDEA winnter: Mati Energy, its tea-energy drink flying off Whole Foods shelves

ExitEvent's new logo In the first of a series profiling the latest winners of NC IDEA grants, ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman reports about energy drink startup Mati Energy, which is based in Durham.

December 5, 2014

Premium Lock Why Greensboro? A look inside HQ Raleigh's expansion plan

HQ's logo HQ Greensboro isn't necessarily the start of a statewide or regional chain of co-working spaces, but HQ Raleigh says it would consider another location if the right partnership came along. For now, they'll work to establish the community in Greensboro, and find links between the two hubs. ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman has the details.

December 1, 2014

Premium Lock Tis the season: UNC juniors make adopt-a-family easy online

ExitEvent's new logo Looking for an opportunity to give back? A team of UNC students have launched an online giving service for nonprofits and donors. Sarah Headley of WRAL TechWire news partner ExitEvent has the details.

November 26, 2014

Premium Lock How SnapYeti's photo contest promote clients' brands

ExitEvent's new logo In another of a series of profiles featuring the latest "cohort" of emerging companies completing The Startup Factory program, ExitEvent's Laura Baverman looks at SnapYeti.

November 24, 2014

Premium Lock Will Startup Factory grad IMNEXT be the Uber of contracting?

ExitEvent's new logo The latest cohort of startups are moving on from The Startup Factory accelerator in Durham. ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman profiles IMNEXT, one of the latest five.

November 21, 2014

Premium Lock Six media innovation projects built at UNC-CH

ExitEvent's new logo A variety of new projects that students believe can impact journalism were recently unveiled at UNC-Chapel Hill's Reese News Lab. Aaron Scarboro provides an overview for ExitEvent.

November 17, 2014

Premium Lock Looking ahead to Global Entrepreneurship Week at UNC

ExitEvent's new logo Once a year in 265 locations across the world, people from 140 countries come together to celebrate entrepreneurship. For the last two years, UNC has ranked as one of GEW's top university partners nationwide, a credit to the resources UNC-Chapel Hill has dedicated to entrepreneurship and innovation, as well as the Triangle's collaborative startup community. So writes Aaron Scarboro at ExitEvent.

Updated November 11, 2014

Premium Lock ChannelAdvisor's Wingo invests in app-powered mobile car wash

Scot Wingo, co-founder and CEO of global ecommerce services provider ChannelAdvisor and an angel investor' is making a play in the mobile app space. He's backing Spiffy, a Triangle-based mobile car wash venture powered by a mobile app. ExitEvent's Laura Baverman has the details.

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