Recruitment firm acquires Cary startup with NC State roots

July 14, 2021 | Abby Phillips

Chicago-based Hireology has acquired Cary-based referral technology startup EmployUs for an undisclosed sum. EmployUs CEO Ryan O’Donnell called it good news. In the deal, EmployUs keeps its brand identity and product – customers can continue to use…


June 28, 2021 | Abby Phillips

A month after President Biden signed an executive order effectively mandating companies to disclose their climate risk, one Durham-based cleantech startup is poised to lead the charge. “[We’ ve] been scaling to prepare for this…

NC State grad expands upcycling clothing business with North Hills store

June 17, 2021 | Abby Phillips

  A Raleigh upcycling company plans to launch its first retail store at a popular shopping center this summer. Reborn Clothing Co. will open its new shop at North Hills, 4381 Lassiter at North Hills…

KWIPPED Launches SaaS Solution to Link Equipment Financing with Sellers at Point of Sale

May 20, 2021 | Abby Phillips

After a year-long pilot program, APPROVE, a software-as-service (SaaS) solution powered by a network of equipment financing companies, officially launched this week. APPROVE is a product of KWIPPED, a technology innovator in B2B equipment e-commerce. The…

Wolfpack Investor Network Surpasses $15 Million in Capital Deployed

May 14, 2021 | Abby Phillips

Monica Smith   Demonstrating its crucial role as an economic engine in North Carolina, the Wolfpack Investor Network (WIN) announced that it has reached $15 million in investments since its inception in December of 2016.…

AAD raises $7M for point-of-care One Health diagnostics

May 12, 2021 | Abby Phillips

MORRISVILLE, N.C., May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — AAD, developer of rapid diagnostic and data systems, today announced a $7M investment to grow the company’s platform for fast, point-of-care decisions in animal and human health, supporting One Health objectives to protect…

Next Century Spirits bolsters senior management team

April 22, 2021 | Abby Phillips

North Carolina-based Next Century Spirits expanded its senior management team to oversee its sales growth and expansion plans. Mason will look after the company’s operations, business, beverage development and commercial organisations, and Gates will focus…

AI company Diveplane forms new partnership with UK’s Tektology

April 22, 2021 | Abby Phillips

RALEIGH – Diveplane and Tektology, based in the United Kingdom, will partner in an effort that uses Diveplane’s artificial intelligence-based GEMINAI™ technology to enhance patient-focused global healthcare consultancy projects. The technology provides synthetic data, and the tools to…

Led by Carolina Angel Network, Revibe Technologies raises $3M to develop AI-powered smartwatch

April 16, 2021 | Abby Phillips

by Jason Parker — April 16, 2021 WAKE FOREST — Revibe Technologies will invest in the clinical and regulatory development of its flagship product, Revibe Connect, a digital therapeutic smartwatch device powered by artificial intelligence after closing $3 million…
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biospatial announces contract with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

April 15, 2021 | Abby Phillips

DURHAM, NC, UNITED STATES, April 15, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ — biospatial announced a contract working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Leveraging the sharing of aggregate data analytics made possible through biospatial’s data use agreements…