Posts tagged “NC IDEA”

Updated January 16, 2007

Premium Lock Venture Capital Fundraising Drops in 2006

Venture Funding New report shows VC fund total dipped slightly from 2005 even as overall private equity fund raising set a record.

November 3, 2006

Premium Lock Piedmont Triad Entrepreneurial Network Seeking Entrants For Accelerator Program

Deadline for entrepreneurs to submit business concepts is Nov. 12. Winners will receive $30,000 in cash plus other services.

October 16, 2006

Premium Lock Venture Fund Raising Drops In 3Q, But 2006 Continues To Shape Up As Strong Year

New funds pulled in $4.9B in third quarter compared to $13.4B in previous three months. However, year to date 'has been phenomenal', and 'plenty of money' is available for investment, says PwC's Jeff Barber.

October 12, 2006

Premium Lock More Dollar$ For Startups: NC IDEA Is Closing In On New $11 Million Fund For Early-Stage Financing

Economic development and venture funding organization to set up a new for-profit fund. It will be managed by existing NC IDEA management.

October 3, 2006

Premium Lock Southeast Venture Conference Names 12 VCs To Selection Panel

First SE Venture event is set for Dec. 31-Feb. 1 next year. Some 25 companies will be selected to make presentations.

October 3, 2006

Premium Lock More Disruptive Technology: DeltaSphere Aims To Capture 'Real World' With Its 3D Scanner, Camera

<b>Tech 2006 Preview:</b> Durham-based startup, which has a CSI episode to its credit, simplifies and cuts costs of 3D content generation. It is one of 27 firms presenting at CED conference.

September 13, 2006

Premium Lock NC IDEA Grant Program Bridges 'Valley of Death' Funding For Entrepreneurs

In December, companies in North Carolina will be awarded $150,000 in grants, with individual awards up to $50,000. Grant applications are sought by Sept. 15.

Tags: NC IDEA, CED, NCTA
August 23, 2006

Premium Lock NC IDEA Looks To Award $150,000 In Grants To North Carolina Startups

Second round of grants will go to help information technology, medical devices and material sciences firms to help grow their businesses. Seven firms have received $250,000 grants thus far.

Tags: MCNC, NC IDEA
July 6, 2006

Premium Lock Looking For Latest In Tech: CED Accepting Applications for Annual Technology Conference

Annual technology conference is being expanded this year to include companies focused on medical devices, new materials, nanotechnology, and more.

July 4, 2006

Premium Lock Jump Start: NC IDEA Gives $225,000 In Grants To Boost To Seven N.C. Startups

N.C. Innovative Development for Economic Advancement launches program to help ventures bridge funding gap, spur commercialization. More grants are planned in future.

July 4, 2006

Premium Lock Projection's Future? ImagineOptix Develops Cutting-Edge Means For Displaying Video

Raleigh-based startup receives $26,300 grant from NC IDEA for further advancement of its imaging technology.

July 4, 2006

Premium Lock Keeping Track of Transportation: TransLoc Could Boost Mass Transit

NC IDEA provides $44,160 grant to help Raleigh-based firm to further refine tracking technology.

July 4, 2006

Premium Lock Inspections, Investigations in 3D: DeltaSphere Adds A New Dimension

Durham-based company receives $47,000 grant from NC IDEA with funds to help reduze size and cost of its novel 3D camera.

July 3, 2006

Premium Lock Fighting Breast Cancer in 3D: ZumaTek Receives $7,500 Grant

NC IDEA gives funding boost to Durham-based company that uses 3D technology for early detection of breast cancer.

July 3, 2006

Premium Lock Measures of Nano Success? InsituTec Receives $24,800 Grant

NC IDEA awards Charlotte-based startup funds for further development of its measurement technology.

July 3, 2006

Premium Lock An Illuminating Weapon Against Cancer? Illuminus Receives $47,300 Grant

NC IDEA provides funding for Durham-based startup to advance fight against breast cancer.

July 3, 2006

Premium Lock Greenville-Based CardioVascular Resonances Receives $27,300 Grant

NC IDEA provides funding to help startup pursue further development of screening technology to identify individuals at risk for stroke.

July 3, 2006

Premium Lock Jump Start: NC IDEA Gives $225,000 In Grants To Boost To Seven N.C. Startups

N.C. Innovative Development for Economic Advancement launches program to help ventures bridge funding gap, spur commercialization.

Tags: CED, MCNC, NC IDEA
June 26, 2006

Premium Lock Love And Metrology: InsituTec Team Takes Science of Measurement To Nano Levels

A husband and wife team of entrepreneurs from UNC Charlotte is advancing metrology, or scientific measurement, to microscopic levels with its nano-probes. 'There are no comparable tools that can do this,' co-founder says.

June 12, 2006

Premium Lock Startup Visitar Secures $1 Million in New Funding, Names Chief Financial Officer

Raleigh-based startup offers hosted customer relationship management solutions. Aurora, NC IDEA lead funding. CFO is former Martin Marietta Materials executive.

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