Posts tagged “Venture & Innovation”

January 29, 2007

Premium Lock Entrepreneurial Spirit: Keys to Success - from Young Entrepreneur's Perspective

CED 'I think the most important thing any entrepreneur can do is have a bias toward action,' says Ryan Allis of Broadwick. 'I encourage a lot of young entrepreneurs to take whatever steps they can each day to meet their goals. Every great achievement begins with a first step.'

January 26, 2007

Premium Lock Broadwick’s Shopping List Includes $4M in Additional Venture Capital

Venture capital Fast-growing e-mail marketing firm is looking for more investors in bid to further grow its business.

Updated January 26, 2007

Premium Lock Agenda Set for Southeast Venture Conference; Close to 90 VC Firms Set To Attend

Southeast Venture Conference 2007 27 companies from five states will be making presents at two-day event in Cary.

Updated January 23, 2007

Premium Lock Intersouth Leads $7.2M Investment Round in Software Firm

Venture Capital Virginia-Based Clarabridge focuses on text mining technology.

Updated January 23, 2007

Premium Lock NC IDEA Hands Out $156.000 More in Grants to Four High-Tech Startups

NC IDEA Proof-of-concept funds go to nanotechnology, semiconductor, cancer research, recycling firms. NC IDEA handed out more than $200K in grants in 2006. More grants will be awarded later this year.

January 22, 2007

Premium Lock Company Profiles: NC IDEA's Latest Grant Recipients

NC IDEA Four companies range from nanotechnology to molecular testing.

Updated January 22, 2007

Premium Lock Kyma Co-Founder Leaves; Semiconductor Chip Firm Aims for Up to $4M in New Funding

Kyma utilies technology developed at NCSU The spin-off from NCSU is attempting to commercialize chips based on gallium nitride. Two executives are promoted as part of a 'right size' move.

Updated January 22, 2007

Premium Lock CardioMems Files for $86 Million IPO

CardioMems is based at Ga. Tech incubator. Atlanta-based medical device startup closed on $22.6M in new venture funding in November.

Updated January 19, 2007

Premium Lock Triangle Medical Device Startup Lands $15M in New Financing

Kolis is staying quiet. Kolis Scientific, which is developing devices for treatment of ophthalmic conditions on an outpatient basis, is staying quiet about company's technology.

Updated January 18, 2007

Premium Lock Catching Wiki Wave: Near-Time Gears Up for Growth with $2.25M in Funding

A Near-Time wiki page Steve Nelson of Wakefield Group is sold on potential of Chapel Hill-based startup. Guiding it are veteran entrepreneurs Reid Conrad and Lee Buck, who founded XML firm Extensibility.

January 17, 2007

Premium Lock AeA Venture Forum Looking for Companies To Present at Annual Event

AeA 18 companies that are already generating up to $25 million will be selected for March 13-14 showcase.

January 16, 2007

Premium Lock Venture Funds Raise $28.6B in 2006 for Best Year Since 2001, New Report Says

Venture Capital However, flow of money fell off sharply in fourth quarter, according to National Venture Capital Association and Thomson Financial.

Updated January 16, 2007

Premium Lock Venture Capital Fundraising Drops in 2006

Venture Funding New report shows VC fund total dipped slightly from 2005 even as overall private equity fund raising set a record.

Updated January 15, 2007

Premium Lock Chip Power: Ziptronix Wins First Customer, Lands $2.8M in Financing

Ziptronix silicon wafer diced into chips Morrisville-based silicon chip technology firm delivers first "stacked" chips that deliver more performance yet require less power. Ziptronix has now raised $36M.

January 10, 2007

Premium Lock National Venture Capital Association President To Speak at UNC

VENTURE CAPITAL Council for Entrepreneurial Development to host event on Feb. 1 at Carolina Club.

Updated January 10, 2007

Premium Lock Print This: EZ Prints Closes on $8M in Venture Funding

EZ Prints to add numerous employees Update: Georgia-based company works with clients such as Target and Yahoo! to help consumers print photos on demand. General Catalyst Partners makes investment.

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