Posts tagged “Startups”

1:45 p.m. today

COTERIE Charlotte to Open at Packard Place

Packard Place COTERIE Charlotte, a luxury coworking community for fearless female leaders. will open at Charlotte co-working facility, Packard Place in January.

3:55 p.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Rose's advice to next CED leader: Listen, keep open mind ...

CED Joan Siefert Rose is about to become a consultant, ending her eight-year tenure as CEO of the Council for Entrepreneurial Development. So what advice would she giver her successor?

Updated 3:42 p.m. yesterday

Banking on change: Fintech startups target financial services

ecommerce          Silicon Valley is pressuring banks to change their ways or risk becoming the latest industry overtaken by technology. Hundreds of startups are offering easier and cheaper ways to save, borrow, spend and invest. They are doing it by shifting the battleground to smartphone apps and websites, which function as digital offices that are accessible around the clock with minimal staffing, and by lowering fees.

9:05 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Emerging NC cleantech firms partner to sell power to grid

PRTI, a Franklinton-based environmentally responsive tire-to-energy business, has reached a strategic partnership with Causam Energy, a Raleigh-based leader in the new transactional energy marketplace.

PRTI's facility in Franklinton PRTI's facility in Franklinton

Updated 7:37 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Bull City Venture Partners, Cisco team up for startup pitch event

Startups looking for potential investors will have a one-on-one opportunity with Bull City Venture Partners and Cisco at a "pitch" event coming in February.

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1:00 p.m. Wednesday

Premium Lock From A to Z: November a busy month for NC fundraising

Dollar sign      Reviewing SEC filings for November makes clear how busy the month was for North Carolina technology, life science and other emerging companies were in seeking to raise new capital. From A to Z, here's the list.

11:02 a.m. Wednesday

'Hackerspace' in Durham cultivates multidisciplinary alliance

An ExitEvent series: What's driving the growing network of hackerspaces in the U.S., starting with Durham-based Splat Space.

Durham's Splat Space Durham's Splat Space

6:35 a.m. Wednesday

Emerging RTP biotech company UVision raising $2M

North Carolina Business News Wire UVision, a young North Carolina biotechnology company, has filed to raise $2 million in equity, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

1:55 p.m. Tuesday

Raleigh biotech startup Locus seeks to raise $7M

Locus Biosciences, a Raleigh-based company wants to raise $7 million in a private offering, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Locus Biosciences Locus Biosciences

Updated 1:50 p.m. Tuesday

Eshelman-backed G1, Genetech to test combo cancer therapy

​G1 Therapeutics, a clinical-stage oncology company based in Research Triangle Park, will team up with biotech pioneer Genentech on a cancer clinical trial in the new year.

G1 Therapeutics G1 Therapeutics

Updated 7:08 a.m. Tuesday

Premium Lock Joan Siefert Rose's job: She joins RTP consulting firm in January

Joan Siefert Rose won't have much time off as she steps down from the chief executive officer's position at the Council for Entrepreneurial Development. In fact, she's taking a new job as a consulting effective Jan. 3.

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Updated 7:07 a.m. Tuesday

Former RTP Foundation CEO Bob Geolas joins consulting firm

Bob Geolas, the former CEO of the Research Triangle Foundation, has joined HR&A Advisors, a real estate and economic consulting firm.

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7:03 a.m. Tuesday

Premium Lock Former I-Cubed CEO Donald Thompson raises $225K for new venture

Creative Allies, a Morrisville-based integrated marketing firm led by serial entrepreneur Donald Thompson has raised $225,000 from two investors, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Updated 3:46 p.m. Monday

Entrepreneur Steve Malik aims to take Triangle soccer to major leagues

Steve Malik, the founder then seller then re-acquirer of Cary-based Medfusion, is apparently going to announce on Tuesday his next big venture: Taking the Carolina RailHawks franchise, which he owns, to a new level. He also reportedly wants a new soccer stadium.

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Updated 2:35 p.m. Monday

Premium Lock Metabolon raises another $15M from big life science investor

Essex Woodlands, a $2.5 billion equity investment firm, is taking another $15 million stake in RTP-based Metabolon, which focuses on the growing field of metabolomics.

Metabolon's headquarters Metabolon's headquarters

Updated 9:49 a.m. Monday

Premium Lock Exclusive: Joan Siefert Rose talks past, future as she leaves CED

Joan Siefert Rose is nearing the end of an eight-year run as CEO of the Council for Entrepreneurial Development. What are her fondest memories? Her biggest regrets? What message would she give to her successor? Find out the answers in the first of a two-part exclusive interview.

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5:30 a.m. Monday

Joe Procopio: Start your New Year's resolutions in December

Joe Procopio Veteran entrepreneur, blogger and author Joe Procopio offers his thoughts on what you must do in order to succeed. If you want to succeed, you've got to prepare.

5:25 a.m. Monday

58 headlines not to be missed: WTW week in review, part 3

Triangle headlines Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part three.

5:20 a.m. Monday

58 headlines not to be missed: WTW week in review, part 2

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part two.

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