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2014-09-09 20:26:07

Contest Hosted by Silicon Valley Education Foundation and Comcast SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven education technology startups from across the nation emerged as winners today of the "iHub Pitch Games" held at The Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose, earning the opportunity to test their science and math-friendly software in Silicon Valley schools. The seven entrepreneurs selected are: BrightLoop, a web-based tool for tracking student progress; CodeMonkey,...

2014-09-09 12:33:24

Investors with a presence in New York City, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., Boston, San Francisco, Los Angeles and more will attend DURHAM, N.C., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED), the largest and oldest entrepreneurial support organization in the country, today announced that nearly 100 investors from more than 50 venture capital, strategic and angel funds across the nation are expected to converge on Raleigh this month to see more...

2014-09-09 08:38:17

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tracy Isacke has joined Silicon Valley Bank, the bank of the global innovation economy, to take on leadership of the company's Corporate Venture Relationship Group, which was established in 2009 to build connections between investment groups at some of the world's largest companies and emerging technology and life science startups. As head of the group, Isacke is responsible for Silicon Valley Bank's relationships with corporate...

2014-09-09 08:34:30

CALGARY, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Avrio Capital Inc. ("Avrio") is pleased to announce the first closing of its fourth institutional late stage venture fund, Avrio Ventures Limited Partnership III (the "Fund"). With initial commitments of $65MM, from incumbent limited partners, Farm Credit Canada (FCC) and Export Development Canada (EDC), the Fund will continue to focus on the agriculture and food sectors, investing in innovative companies that offer solutions to global challenges...

2014-09-09 08:26:58

CHICAGO, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Having grown his net worth to almost $300 million since 1990, Richard Koch is now ready to share his knowledge and experience as an elite private equity investor with a select group of motivated, like-minded individuals. The event will be a three-day financial freedom seminar covering everything from the well-known but often misunderstood 80/20 Principle to Koch's trademark Star Principle. Spearheading this seminar is Koch's good friend and...

2014-09-09 08:26:33

Company relocates to downtown Troy, NY, and doubles staff TROY, N.Y., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ChannelEyes Corporation, a Troy, N.Y.-based technology startup, today announced a significant investment by venture capital firms Bowery Capital and Illuminate Ventures. Existing investors and previous angel investors also participated in on the round. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140908/144078Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140908/144077 ChannelEyes has...

2014-09-08 23:09:55

The new fund will focus on connecting Hollywood and Silicon Valley, adding industry veterans Tony Potts and Glen Howard. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Highly ranked early-stage venture fund Sierra Maya Ventures is officially launching as SierraMaya360. The firm will introduce a new fund, bridging Hollywood and Silicon Valley and focusing on early-stage startups in tech and media. The expansion includes the addition of two new partners, an expanded portfolio of services and...

2014-09-08 12:28:04

Proceeds to Advance Development and Commercialize Treatment for Root Canal Therapy LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonendo(®), Inc., the developer of a transformative technology for the endodontic marketplace, announced today it has completed an equity financing totaling $35 million. The proceeds from the financing will be used to further technology development, fund clinical studies, and commercialize Sonendo's GentleWave(TM) System for root canal therapy. The...

2014-09-08 08:38:19

Flyover provides access to investment opportunities in early stage technology companies LEAWOOD, Kan., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mariner Holdings, an independent financial services firm and the parent company of Montage Investments, today announced that it has acquired Flyover Capital Partners. Headquartered in Kansas City, Flyover Capital joins Montage as its newest asset management affiliate and will focus on investment opportunities in early stage technology companies in the...

2014-09-05 23:08:12

TechCXO Continues its Expansion New York, NY (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 TechCXO®, a leading provider of C-Suite-level strategic and functional consulting services for technology companies, today announced that it is continuing its expansion by adding offices in New York and Chicago. Veteran investment banking, finance and accounting executive, entrepreneur and investor Stephan Leccese is joining the firm as Managing Partner in New York. Robert Brogan will lead TechCXO’s Chicago...


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