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May 5, 2018

Durham med device startup Camras Vision eyes more capital to boost growth

DURHAM — Camras Vision Inc, a glaucoma treatment device startup that just completed funding of $5.7 million, will be seeking a Series B funding in 2019 of approximately $15 million. The…

Apr 12, 2018

Eco-friendly sandal maker expanding footprint in Garner

RALEIGH  Raleigh-based flip-flops and sandal maker Feelgoodz is expanding its footprint to Garner. The company — which makes eco-friendly footwear, some of which are biodegradable — broke ground on a…

Mar 1, 2018

NC State MBA Startup Tethis Receives Wolfpack Investor Network’s Largest Capital Raise to Date

“No matter what the entrepreneur is telling you at the front of the room, it probably won’t be the same going forward,” says Joe Sinsheimer, managing director of the Wolfpack…

Feb 15, 2018

WIN portfolio company, Tethis wraps up $17.5M funding for advanced diaper technology

Raleigh-based Tethis is a step closer to commercializing a product that could revolutionize the diaper market by making it greener and reducing plastic waste that ends up in landfills. The…

Nov 17, 2017

RTP startup Camras Vision nears $5M funding, wins SEBIO award

Camras Vision, developer of a new medical device for treating glaucoma, won the Emerging Company Award at SEBIO’s 19th Annual Investor and Partnering Forum in Pinehurst. The honor came a…

Jun 21, 2017

Triangle Venture Alliance Makes Initial Investment Impact with Medical Device Company

University-based Angel Networks Partner to Invest in 410 Medical, Help Company Transform Research into Products that Medical Providers Can Use to Serve Critically Ill Patients (Durham, N.C.— June 21, 2017)…

Jun 21, 2017

Triangle Venture Alliance Makes Initial Investment Impact

Triangle Venture Alliance (TVA), a newly formed investment alliance among angel networks at North Carolina State University, Duke University, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and NC Central…

Jun 15, 2017

NCSU expands entrepreneurship roles for Lewis Sheats

Lewis Sheats is taking on additional roles at North Carolina State where he has been a driving force in expanding entrepreneurship programs. “Lewis has been a tireless innovator and advocate…

May 12, 2017

Triangle University Angel Networks making first joint investment

Angel investor networks from the Triangle’s major research universities will make their first joint investment in a medical products firm this week. So said Joe Sinsheimer, managing director of NCSU’s…

Jan 1, 2017

Partnership between Four Triangle-area Universities to Build an Alumni Network to Invest in New Ventures

Four Triangle-area universities will partner to build an alumni network to invest in new ventures of the larger university community, with the help of a $250,000 grant from the U.S.…