biospatial closes $3.4M Series A led by Cofounders Capital

March 29, 2022 | Abby Phillips

Local VCs band together to back Durham company that uses data science to improve outcomes in healthcare and clinical research. Durham, NC – March 28, 2022 – biospatial, the premier EMS data platform, announced today that…

Durham’s The Climate Service acquired by S&P Global

January 4, 2022 | Abby Phillips

DURHAM – An award-winning Durham startup that developed a methodology for analyzing climate risk has been acquired by S&P Global, a publicly traded company. The deal was announced in a statement issued by the company.  Financial terms were…

Durham medtech startup 410 Medical raises more than $3M from 25 investors

December 30, 2021 | Abby Phillips

DURHAM – 410 Medical, the Durham-based startup that recently launched sales of its “blood and infuser” technology, is getting an influx of cash from investors. According to an SEC filing, 25 backers have provided 410 Medical with more…

NCSU’s entrepreneurship programs top list as best in southeast, No. 15 nationally

December 8, 2021 | Abby Phillips

RALEIGH – NC State continues to earn national recognition as one of the nation’s best undergraduate and graduate entrepreneurship programs in the nation by the Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine. This year, The Princeton Review also tallied sub-lists that…

Durham-based biospatial Helps Make Sure No Emergency Goes To Waste

October 28, 2021 | Abby Phillips

For David Jones, investing in Durham-based EMS (emergency medical service) data startup biospatial was an obvious choice. Led by CEO Jon Woodworth, biospatial applies the cutting-edge machine learning and AI technology developed by its executive team of…

Announcing Our $22 Million Series B Funding Round

October 26, 2021 | Abby Phillips

Big announcements make for invigorating days at the Spiffy office, and today is no exception. We are thrilled to announce that we have closed our $22 million Series B funding round! The latest fund raise…

A Head Start: Poole Entrepreneurship Alum Shares Impact of the Program in the Real World

October 25, 2021 | Abby Phillips

By Caroline Barnhill For many entrepreneurs, the sale of their first company is a reason to celebrate. For Poole College alumnus Ryan O’Donnell, who graduated in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in business administration,…

Raleigh location-data firm Reveal Mobile makes first acquisition, lands Lyft as customer

October 5, 2021 | Abby Phillips

RALEIGH Reveal Mobile, a Raleigh-based startup that analyzes mobile-location data, said Tuesday it has bought Mira Analytics, a fellow location-data company based out of New York City and Durham. The purchase, Reveal’s first acquisition, expands the…

Raleigh’s EDJX is bringing edge computing to the battlefields

September 23, 2021 | Abby Phillips

by Chantal Allam — September 23, 2021 . RALEIGH – EDJX is bringing edge computing to the battlefields. The Raleigh-based edge computing startup will partner with Cubic Corporation to launch what the company called the “the world’s first…

Artificial intelligence startup in Raleigh has the smarts to be a billion dollar company

September 22, 2021 | Abby Phillips

by Chantal Allam — September 22, 2021 . Editor’s note: This article is part of a multimedia series called “Tomorrow’s Unicorns: A look inside Raleigh’s $1B startup pipeline,” produced in conjunction with Innovate Raleigh. The series…