Posts tagged “ExitEvent”

2:20 p.m. Thursday

410 Medical lands first Triangle Venture Alliance investment ($2.1 M)

A Durham medical device startup snags the first investment from an alliance of angel networks tied to Duke, NCCU, NC State and UNC.

Wake Med doctors use 410 Medical’s LifeFlow device Wake Med doctors use 410 Medical’s LifeFlow device

8:15 a.m. Tuesday

Laura Baverman: CloudFactory a growing case study in doing good, making money

With 2,500 workers in the developing world, venture capital funding and a growing base of customers, this Durham startup is proving it can make money and do good.

June 15

ExitEvent: No beer goes to waste with this NC startup's device

A new grant from NC IDEA will help Apex-based BruVue test and bring to market its beer inventory and sales tracking device.

The BruVue device The BruVue device

June 12

Laura Baverman: Imurj, where creative entrepreneurs work, learn, perform & gather

​​A new space in downtown Raleigh provides artists and musicians resources to build their businesses.

June 9

ExitEvent: Tracking Dropsource's development to launch

ExitEvent An ExitEvent timeline report: Raleigh-based Dropsource preps launch of platform for rapid and easy mobile app development

June 6

Laura Baverman: Hello from 36/86 South where startups, music & hockey collide

Laura Baverman ExitEvent's editor reps North Carolina at Nashville's signature tech conference for the Southeast.

June 1

ExitEvent video: Bee Downtown, from passion project to 'bees'-ness

Bees in urban settings bring hope and excitement, says Bee Downtown's founder in ExitEvent's latest video.

Updated May 31

American Underground acquires Chris Heivly's Big Top

The American Underground is broadening its footprint of services and offerings for the Triangle entrepreneurial community by acquiring Chris Heivly's Big Top, which puts on so-called reverse job fairs and offers an online recruitment platform.

Acrobats, dancing and more under the Big Top Acrobats, dancing and more under the Big Top

May 24

Premium Lock RTP startup SiNON Therapeutics creates a Trojan horse for pharma

The startup, an NC IDEA spring grant winner, says its technology help the life science industry deliver drugs to the brain effectively and safely

SiNON Therapeutics' technology SiNON Therapeutics' technology

May 19

Premium Lock Moogfest day one recap: Highlights, photos, videos

The ExitEvent team is Chronicling the art, music, technology and conversations taking over downtown Durham during Moogfest, which runs through the weekend. Here's a recap of day one.

Talib Kweli onstage at Moogfest Talib Kweli onstage at Moogfest

May 18

Premium Lock ExitEvent video: Take a tour inside Raleigh startup Betabox

Raleigh-based Betabox is fulfilling its mission to increase public access to innovative tools, equipment and technology--every month delivering retrofitted shipping containers to schools and campuses in and outside of the Southeast. Here's a video overview from ExitEvent.

May 17

Premium Lock ExitEvent: A look at 21 Triangle locals headlining Moogfest

Moogfest ExitEvent spotlights many of the public figures, university leaders, artists and musicians representing the Triangle at Moogfest this week in Durham.

Updated May 16

Premium Lock Roundtable Analytics helps emergency departments make best use of data

The cloud-based SaaS startup exits stealth mode and lands new partnership with UNC-Chapel Hill and WRAL TechWire award

The Roundtable team The Roundtable team

May 12

Premium Lock Doug Speight reflects on role as Durham's CODE2040 Entrepreneur-In-Residence (+ video)

As he passes the torch to Durham's next EIR, Doug Speight, the founder of Cathedral Leasing, shares a bit about his experience contributing to the local startup community over the last year.

May 9

Premium Lock Video: Nugget Comfort Company is making furniture fun

With multi-piece, easily adjustable foam couches, Durham startup Nugget is flipping furniture into something fun and imaginative for kids. Watch a video report from ExitEvent.

May 5

Premium Lock Unlocking the cool factor: How pop culture-inspired STEAM programming attracts an audience

A reflection on the recent Innovate Your Cool Conference in Durham, from the vantage point of its program director.

Conference Director Michael English Conference Director Michael English

May 4

Premium Lock Raleigh startup TiO (Turn It On) lands $250K from The Launch Place

ExitEvent The Launch Place, a nonprofit organization in Virginia that provides support and funding for startups in the Dan River Region, recently announced it would be adding a new company to its portfolio: TiO, a home automation startup.

Updated May 3

Premium Lock Chronic illness leads entrepreneur to solve her problem, push others to do same (+ video)

Facing a tough medical diagnosis, Ashlyn Sanders, a 24-year-old UNC-Chapel Hill math and Duke bioethics graduate, invents a device to alleviate seizure complications. Read about NeuroVice, watch a video and get the details about the Indiegogo fundraiser.

May 2

Premium Lock ExitEvent: How to develop rock-solid banking relationships (for when your startup needs money)

ExitEvent Here are five tips for prepping yourself and your business to get a bank loan or raise money from outside investors.

April 25

Premium Lock Laura Baverman: Inside Gridworks, Durham's newest coworking space (+ video)

American Underground targets non-tech workers for newest coworking option in Durham. ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman takes a look.

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