Posts tagged “Other Firms”

May 29, 2002

Premium Lock Finding Value in Fat: Zen-Bio Plumps Profits With Fat Cell Line

Wanting to expand further, Zen-Bio Inc. seeks $3 million to fill out its research budget. RTP company is hunting targets for treating diabetes and obesity with strategic partners.

May 28, 2002

Premium Lock EMD Pharmaceuticals Buys Durham Site for $60 Million Headquarters

Division of Germany-based Merck KGaA, which is developing treatments for cancer and diabetes, could start building the headquarters in three years, depending on reaching some milestones.

Tags: Merck
May 28, 2002

Premium Lock Becton Dickinson BioVenture Center Gives Biotech Startups Room To Grow

RTP incubator counts Merix, Norak, StemCo, Serenex among its graduates. "They provided a very good setting for us to develop our company and get our feet under us," one former tenant says.

May 28, 2002

Premium Lock Mary Walker's Money Touch Leads Her to Top of Struggling Telecom

<b>Breaking Glass:</b> After walking away last year from IBM spinoff Home Director, the networking company she helped bring to life, Walker takes charge of Equitel as it tries to stave off death with a venture deal.

May 24, 2002

Premium Lock Triangle Company Provides Ready-Made Engineering Teams to Software Developers

TapRoot Systems matches its hand-picked teams to its big-time clients to provide outsourced development of embedded systems, knowledge and follow-up.

May 24, 2002

Premium Lock Venture Profile: Franklin Street Partners Strikes Out on Its Own

With $70 million under management, firm concentrates on IT and life science investments. Emphasis also placed on RTP startups.

May 22, 2002

Premium Lock Wheeling and Dealing: VCs Pump $425 Million Into Tech Companies

Fifty-six IT and biotech companies from Georgia and the Carolinas have been funded so far this year.

May 21, 2002

Premium Lock Georgia Closing in on $300 Million in VC

Twenty-eight tech companies in Georgia have tallied up about $284 million in venture capital through mid-May.

May 21, 2002

Premium Lock Atlanta Telecom Software Firm Raises $8 Million

General Atlantic Partners leads round. Cisco also is an investor.

Tags: Cisco
May 16, 2002

Premium Lock Nobex Lines Up $12M from NY Investment Firm in Big $40M Round

AEA Investors, which has ties to the Rockefellers and corporate titans, is leading Nobex's big mezzanine round. The company, which is developing oral insulin and other medications, is geared for a 2003 IPO.

Tags: IBM, Aurora
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