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With green light from FAA, drone startup takes flight

With green light from FAA, drone startup takes flight

Michael Thompson July 27, 2015 5

Armed with 10 camera-equipped drones, a startup is taking off into national airspace and diving into the recent trend surrounding the high-tech flying vehicles

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VCU senior concocts crowdfunded startup

VCU senior concocts crowdfunded startup

Michael Thompson July 23, 2015 0

A student and technician at a Chesterfield research lab has created a recipe for an all-natural product for horse owners that drew $17,000 in online funding. And now she and the lab are hoping

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3-D printing startup takes shape in the Fan

3-D printing startup takes shape in the Fan

Michael Thompson July 20, 2015 0

After a few years of running an online store, a Boston couple relocated to Richmond to launch a brick-and-mortar location for their 3-D printing business.

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Student loan labyrinth poses new path for entrepreneur

Student loan labyrinth poses new path for entrepreneur

Michael Schwartz June 23, 2015 0

After selling off his ice business, Richmond entrepreneur Mark Resnick turned his energy toward tackling a much bigger industry: student loan debt

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Brothers push supplement startup onto store shelves

Brothers push supplement startup onto store shelves

Michael Thompson June 17, 2015 0

Teaming up with another recently launched fitness business, two Mechanicsville brothers are bringing their workout supplement business to a downtown storefront.

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Hot sauce startup stocking shops with spice

Hot sauce startup stocking shops with spice

Michael Thompson June 16, 2015 2

A contractor recently kicked off a new hot sauce business, and his recipe is already popping up in markets and on restaurant menus around town.

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Shipping company relocating to Manchester

Shipping company relocating to Manchester

Michael Thompson June 11, 2015 2

A young company that stores and ships orders for online retailers is packing up its own warehouse in Ashland and moving into a much larger home south of the river.

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E-cig company juices up new HQ

E-cig company juices up new HQ

Michael Thompson June 11, 2015 0

The electronic cigarette company that launched two years ago in Carytown has quickly expanded to more than 50 shops. And its large new headquarters facility is now up and running in Chesterfield County

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Startup diving into dirty laundry business

Startup diving into dirty laundry business

Michael Schwartz June 10, 2015 0

Two college friends are giving a laundry service concept a whirl in Richmond with plans to start checking laundry off Richmond to-do lists next week.

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Local investors boost real estate tech startup

Local investors boost real estate tech startup

Michael Thompson June 9, 2015 2

After standing out at pitch competitions and startup programs, a company geared toward property managers completed its first capital raise with help from several notable names in local real estate.

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