Editor’s note: February is “State of Venture” month at WRAL Tech Wire. Watch for special coverage about the state of the VC industry all month capped by the Southeast Venture Conference in Reston, Va.

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Four North Carolina technology firms are among the first 22 companies selected to make presentations at the upcoming Southeast Venture Capital Conference.

Some 60 companies in all will be picked to talk with potential investors.

The N.C. firms are: MissionMode, Netsertive, Spring Metrics and StrikeIron.

The list includes firms from across the southeast.

The SE Venture event is set for Feb. 29-March 1 in Tyson’s Corner, Va.

The full list:

  • 3CLogic – Rockville, MD; www.3clogic.com
  • ArcMail Technology – Shreveport, LA; www.arcmail.com
  • Careerminds Group – Newark, DE; www.careerminds.com
  • cVidya Networks – Plantation, FL; www.cvidya.com
  • ExactCost – Hallandale Beach, FL; www.exactcost.com
  • Geosteller – Martinsburg, WV; www.geostellar.com
  • Grab Networks – Dulles, VA; www.grabnetworks.com
  • GreenCloud – Greenville, SC; www.gogreencloud.com
  • HemoSonics – Charlottesville, VA; www.hemosonics.com
  • Kabbage – Atlanta, GA; www.kabbage.com
  • meet.com – Orlando, FL; www.meet.com
  • MissionMode – Winston-Salem, NC; www.missionmode.com
  • Netsertive – Research Triangle Park, NC; www.netsertive.com
  • Preparis – Atlanta, GA; www.preparis.com
  • SemaConnect – Annapolis, MD; www.semaconnect.com
  • Sparkfly – Atlanta, GA; www.sparkfly.com
  • Spring Metrics – Durham, NC; www.springmetrics.com
  • StrikeIron – Cary, NC; www.strikeiron.com
  • Vertical Acuity – Atlanta, GA; www.verticalacuity.com
  • WeddingWire – Bethesda, MD; www.weddingwire.com
  • Zephyr Technology – Annapolis,MD; www.zephyr-technology.com
  • Zipit Wireless – Greenville, SC; www.zipitwireless.com

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