Posts tagged “Southern Capitol”

Updated December 12, 2011

Premium Lock Bells ring for WeddingWire, Southern Capitol: Inside a VC deal

Will the Maryland startup and the Raleigh venture capital firm build a successful marriage? After a courtship of five years and "building a deep relationship," the two firms take the plunge.

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December 7, 2011

Premium Lock Wedding site lands investment from Raleigh VC firm Southern Capitol

Maryland-based WeddingWire is an online wedding planning resource site that helps link couples and wedding service providers.

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November 22, 2011

Premium Lock Entrepreneurs to talk bootstrapping as alternative to raising capital

money image Southern Capitol Ventures' next Entrepreneur Series event will feature four tech CEOs who will discuss ways to grow companies without investors.

Updated October 13, 2011

Premium Lock Local venture capitalists play matchmaker in ShareFile deal

Sparking a deal Southern Capitol Venture's Jason Caplain and David Jones were behind-the-scenes players in the sale of fast-growing ShareFile to Centrix - They introduced the firm's leaders to each other. The VCs didn't invest in ShareFile, which its founder bootstrapped with his own financing.

Updated October 13, 2011

Premium Lock Citrix Systems to acquire fast-growing ShareFile

The Raleigh-based startup, a provider of web-based secure file transfer software and services, will be made part of a cloud computing service offering from Citrix.

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October 6, 2011

Premium Lock For Cary entrepreneur, $91M deal cash-out wasn't an option

Steve Malik sold Medfusion to Intuit but remains at the helm of Intuit's health division. Why? He loves his job. "If you have an idea, a dream, a notion, a passion, pursue it," he says. "If you love your job, you'll never work a day in your life."

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October 5, 2011

Premium Lock Southern Capitol's Entrepreneur's Series event to focus on health IT

Healthcare IT A former top executive at Microsoft and several local information technology executives will discuss trends and opportunities in the healthcare IT space.

Updated September 23, 2011

Premium Lock Startups, emerging firms have shovel ready jobs

New jobs     In a gloomy economy, the Council for Entrepreneurial Development's second annual emerging company showcase puts the spotlight on 25 N.C. companies that known how to grow their business and create jobs. Meanwhile, tech startups and emerging growth firms also are looking to hire.

Updated September 21, 2011

Premium Lock Want to succeed in business? Try listening and hiring smart

Are you listening? At an entrepreneurial event for tech executives, a Wall Street analyst notes that the best CEOs are those who learn how to listen and who hire people as smart if not smarter than themselves. "No matter how brilliant you are," she says, "many brains are better than one."

September 13, 2011

Premium Lock Software-as-a-service is focus for entrepreneur event

Venture Capital Southern Capitol Ventures' latest panel discussion features four Triangle success stories in the SaaS space as well as several national VCs and insight from a top Wall Street analyst.

September 7, 2011

Premium Lock Entrepreneur event to focus on SaaS opportunities

Laura Lederman Southern Capitol Ventures is taking a look at software as a service (SaaS) as it resumes its Entrepreneur's Series program on Sept. 19.

June 6, 2011

Premium Lock YardSprout grows winning plan at Startup Weekend

Startup weekend Eighteen teems of entrepreneurs work with mentors and supporting organizations to hatch business plans in Durham. YardSprout matches homeowners with master gardeners to grow their own food.

Updated June 3, 2011

Premium Lock Triangle Startup Weekend looks for next tech smash hit

Entrepreneurs will gather in Durham this weekend to pitch, develop and maybe even sell their idea for the next LinkedIn, Groupon or maybe even a Facebook.

Next great idea? Next great idea?

June 2, 2011

Premium Lock Looking for investors? Come meet the 'angels'

Venture update Southern Capitol Ventures' next startup financing event features four "angels" who are looking for investment opportunities. It's a chance for face time with the money people.

Updated May 9, 2011

Premium Lock Apple tops Google as world's top brand; IBM 3rd

Apple iPhone  While Apple rallies past Google in value, Big Blue climbs a spot, passing McDonald's, report says.

May 9, 2011

Premium Lock Entrepreneurs can get face time with top VCs

Venture Capital Southern Capitol Venture's "Entrepreneur Series" brings some of the top venture capitalists to the region hoping to spark more deals. The next event is coming up.

Updated March 24, 2011

Premium Lock Morrisville-based ArtusLabs now part of PerkinElmer

The venture capital backed startup focuses on knowledge management for life science and other enterprise firms. Southern Capitol Ventures and Hatteras Venture Partners were investors.

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Updated March 22, 2011

Premium Lock No bull - Durham is the Triangle's tech startup hub

The Startup Stampede, the Underground and other efforts are striving to provide the ingredients these new businesses will need to grow. And if they do so while choosing to stay in Durham, the Bully City wins economically as well as culturally. The tech startups have the potential to produce their own ecosystem of jobs and growth, new companies and spinoffs.

Startup Stampede makes pitch for Durahm Startup Stampede makes pitch for Durahm

February 18, 2011

Premium Lock Entrepreneur's Series: Building Market Leading Companies

Southern Capitol Ventures Southern Capitol Ventures of Raleigh will host the networking event on March 15 at Brier Creek Country Club.

February 10, 2011

Premium Lock National VCs show interest in promising Triangle startups

Venture Capital At Venture Outlook 2011 event, a panel of investors from across the country say they are looking for opportunities to make angel, "seed" and early-stage investments.

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