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Startup program to nest this year in Scott’s Addition

Startup program to nest this year in Scott’s Addition

Mike Platania August 10, 2017 0

A batch of fledgling companies soon will be rooming with a more seasoned startup in the neighborhood's remodeled HandCraft building

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Airbnb-like startup padding its war chest with $2M

Airbnb-like startup padding its war chest with $2M

Mike Platania August 9, 2017 1

A local firm connecting private landowners with outdoors enthusiasts is hunting for more capital as it expands in the Mid-Atlantic

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Six startups selected for local accelerator program

Six startups selected for local accelerator program

Mike Platania July 28, 2017 1

After sifting through nearly 300 applicants, a Richmond-based startup incubator has named its fifth class of entrepreneurial endeavors

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GRTC hitches a ride with local startup

GRTC hitches a ride with local startup

Mike Platania July 25, 2017 1

After finding success piggybacking on popular ridesharing apps, a local service has won the business of Richmond's public transit provider

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Local startup finds sweet spot in Publix

Local startup finds sweet spot in Publix

Mike Platania July 24, 2017 3

After a fiery launch late last year, a local food startup is turning up the heat as it rebrands and expands its products and distribution. Ames’ Hot Southern Honey, now AR’s Hot Southern Honey,

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Local ‘Hoarders’ star’s new company expands in West End

Local ‘Hoarders’ star’s new company expands in West End

Mike Platania July 17, 2017 0

While his previous business made him a reality TV star by helping hoarders dig out of their junk, the quick growth of Matt Paxton's latest Richmond startup has forced him to make sure the

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Local startup caps $10M equity raise

Local startup caps $10M equity raise

Michael Schwartz June 26, 2017 0

A Henrico-based financial firm has completed its second multimillion-dollar capital raise in a year, with plans to use this latest haul to continue its national expansion

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Startup incubator gets another boost to its wallet

Startup incubator gets another boost to its wallet

Michael Schwartz June 15, 2017 0

One of Richmond's finance giants is contributing $100,000 to a local nonprofit program that nurtures a class of entrepreneurs for three months each year

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Downtown VC group takes stake in Alexandria food startup

Downtown VC group takes stake in Alexandria food startup

Mike Platania May 10, 2017 0

A local venture capital firm was one of five investors that raised a total of nearly $7 million for a NoVa-based prepared meal delivery company

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Digital music platform powers down streaming service

Digital music platform powers down streaming service

Jonathan Spiers May 8, 2017 0

A music streaming service that picked up some local recognition after setting up shop in Richmond last year has turned down the volume, at least temporarily

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