RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – Recapping another busy week at WRAL TechWire, here’s our recap of headlines from June28-July 2:

Going meatless: Raleigh startup produces key food protein without using any animals

Arden’s Seeing Medicines raises nearly $7M to help people with macular degeneration

Charlotte wireless solutions company Airwavz raises $15M, could raise more

Donald Thompson: Creating a fast growth environment – how to scale quickly

Sense Photonics launches new platform, says will enable widespread autonomous vehicle adoption

Workout success: Durham’s Plan2Play launches CRM platform for fitness studios, gyms

Competition for sales talent ‘fierce,’ hence need for new startup, RepVue, founder says

B2B sales information platform backed by Scot Wingo emerges from stealth, raises $1M

Teaching Startup: How new ventures create their own markets

Durham VC firm aims to put ‘tailwind’ behind Black entrepreneurs – these 6 firms highlight demo day

Inside Robinhood’s IPO filing: Profitable? How many customers? Trading symbol? Much more


EO Charlotte names new board members, elects new president, membership now above 100

Startup Rewind: Recapping entrepreneurial community news from June 21-25