Novocor Medical Systems didn't come home with any more cash but did raise potential investors' interest by taking top honors last week in the Southeast BIO investor and partner forum in Richmond. A panel of judges representing various venture capital firms named Novocor the top EARLY/Stage program winner.
Updated October 24
Twenty-two life science companies in all will make their pitches to potential investors at the Southeast BIO Investor and Partner Forum in Richmond on Nov. 6-7.
Updated September 16
With the Council for Entrepreneurial Development's annual Tech Venture conference this week and Southeast BIO's own conference coming up in less than two months, Suzanne Cantando has to hit the ground running in her new job as executive director for the life science organization.
Updated September 10
Long before some VC firms generated buzz by hiring people to promote their firms and portfolios, Intersouth Partners brought on board Suzanne Cantando to handle media relations for itself and its investments. After a decade, Cantando has left to lead Southeast BIO, and the dean of N.C.'s VCs wishes her well. WRALTechWire subscribers get the inside story.
Updated September 10
Suzanne Cantando, the director of communications for venture capital firm Intersouth Partners in Durham, is taking over as leader of Southeast BIO, a trade organization focused on advancing the life science industry across the southeast.
Updated September 29, 2011
Firms from across North Carolina as well as South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, Georgia, Florida and Alabama make the cut for the annual conference, which is Nov. 2-3 in Durham.
December 23, 2010
A $44.5 million Round C package received the Southeast Deal of the Year Venture Capital Transaction Award from Southeast BIO (SEBIO).
October 8, 2009
Eight Georgia, seven North Carolina, three South Carolina startups make lineup for Investor Forum. Event is set for Dec. 3-4 in Charleston, N.C.
May 18, 2009
Jennifer Moore replaces Stephanie Adams at 10-year-old life sickness organization.
Updated October 14, 2008
Southeast BIO venture conference is set for December in Florida. A total of 29 companies will make presentations.
Updated September 17, 2008
Eight N.C., three Ga., three S.C. firms make the cut for 10th annual event that’s set for December.
February 18, 2008
Second annual event offers winner a prize in cash, services. Applications now being accepted.
February 11, 2008
10th annual Southeast BIO Investor Forum set for Dec. 4-5
October 31, 2007
Two Georgia, one North Carolina, one Florida startups compete for $100,000 prize.