Posts tagged “Venture & Innovation”

July 3, 2007

Premium Lock Looking for Angel Funding? Here’s How …

venture capital logo The 10 secrets to approaching angel investors.

July 2, 2007

Premium Lock Innovation Focus: An Entrepreneur’s Perspective on Relocating to the Triangle

CED Entrepreneurial Spirit: Access to capital, talent, quality life and fellow entrepreneurs makes region attractive, says CEO of firm that chose to move to Triangle.

June 29, 2007

Premium Lock Deadline Nears for Firms to Apply for SEBIO Venture Event

SE BIO Southeast BIO Conference is set for Nov. 7-8 in Pinehurst.

Updated June 29, 2007

Premium Lock Contacting Dollar$: E-mail Marketing Firm iContact Lands $5.35M

iContact's Aaron Houghton, left, and Ryan Allis. Durham-based startup looks to nearly double staff. Updata Partners leads round. IDEA Fund Partners also participates.

June 28, 2007

Premium Lock Triangle Execs Head to Boston Looking for Ca$h

CED CED, Research Triangle Regional Partnership send delegation of private, public sector execs to northeast for meeting with potential investors.

Updated June 28, 2007

Premium Lock Oversubscribed Round: Serenex Lands $31M in New Financing

 Four new investors join Intersouth, other previous firms in oversubscribed ‘D’ round. Of amount, $5 million is for working capital debt facility.

June 27, 2007

Premium Lock Constella Group’s Selling Price: $185 Million

Constella Group SRA International to pay off $46M in debt as part of deal for Durham consulting firm.

Updated June 27, 2007

Premium Lock Georgia Firm Secures $7M in New Financing to Battle Cellulite

Cellutions Cellutions is developing device, procedure for ‘lunchtime’ treatment of cellulite in women.

June 27, 2007

Premium Lock Oncology Device Startup Raises $800,000 in Financing

venture capital logo CivaTech, launched by two execs who helped start Sicel Technologies, is developing implantable radiation device to treat prostate cancer.

Updated June 26, 2007

Premium Lock EG Technology Closes on Another $5M in Funding

EG Technologies Noro-Moseley, other existing investors participate in addition ‘C’ round funding.

June 26, 2007

Premium Lock The Google of Video? Digitalsmiths Closes on $6M

Ben Weinberger, left, and Matthew Berry Aurora Funds, Chrysalis Ventures, individuals back play of digital video search, demographic startup. Company recently relocated to Triangle from South Carolina.

Updated June 26, 2007

Premium Lock Two University Spinouts Receive $50,000 Loans, Support from N.C. Biotech Center

NC Biotech Center New programs are designed to give boost to technology transfer efforts.

June 26, 2007

Premium Lock Innovation Focus, Part 2: Nurturing a Culture of Entrepreneurship in Research Triangle

Monica Doss Growth, capital, globalization present challenges, opportunities in coming years.

Updated June 25, 2007

Premium Lock Going South: Intersouth Targets Argolyn Bioscience for Financing

 update: Intersouth Partners, Quaker BioVentures co-lead $15.8M round for South Carolina-based drug development firm. Argolyn targets pain, psychosis with first two candidates. Deal is Intersouth’s first in S.C.

June 22, 2007

Premium Lock With $110M in New Funding, Noro-Moseley Seeking Deals

Alan Taetle Venture firm partners report good deal flow across southeast as it raises sixth fund. Noro-Moseley is moving ‘aggressively,’ Allen Moseley says.

Updated June 22, 2007

Premium Lock Corporate Venture Capital Can Help Drive Exports, SBA Reports

 Technology startups wanting to sell products, services overseas should target corporate investment, study finds.

Updated June 22, 2007

Premium Lock Report: Noro-Moseley Raising New Fund

Noro-Moseley Atlanta-based venture capital firm has closed on $107M, targeting $200M.

Updated June 21, 2007

Premium Lock More $$ for Semprius: Semiconductor Startup Receives NSF Grant

Semprius illustration shows transistors (top) being transferred to a surface such as plastic. Funds to be used for development of semiconductor printing process that could be enable use of chips in flexible displays.

Updated June 20, 2007

Premium Lock Fresh Air: Respirics Lands $2.5M in Venture Financing

Respirics logo UPDATE: ‘It’s a large group of investors,’ company spokesperson says. Just last week, Respirics announced plans to sell off its one FDA-approved product. Investors like company's progress.

Updated June 20, 2007

Premium Lock Constella Group Being Sold to SRA International

Constella CEO Don Holzworth UPDATE: Durham-based consulting firm employs 1,500 people worldwide with focus on life sciences. SRA offers technology, strategic consulting. Constella CEO will lead new health business unit for SRA.

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