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Mallory, Bernard’s new firm gets $2M injection

Mallory, Bernard’s new firm gets $2M injection

Michael Shaw July 26, 2016 0

A fledgling blood testing venture run by two high profile local business executives got a seven-figure shot in the arm this month

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‘UberPitch’ adds to annual tech expo

‘UberPitch’ adds to annual tech expo

J. Elias O'Neal July 25, 2016 0

Dozens of entrepreneurs pinged their Uber apps to meet with funders and angel investors in a 15-minute vehicle ride around the metro as part of the ride-sharing company's UberPitch service at the Richmond Technology

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West End bakery wants more space in the freezer

West End bakery wants more space in the freezer

J. Elias O'Neal July 11, 2016 0

Owner Filip Aszalos is working to expand his empire by securing local, regional and national grocers to line freezer cases with his cheese rolls. And he's getting some state money to do it

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Coworking space clocks in at Scott’s Addition

Coworking space clocks in at Scott’s Addition

Michael Thompson July 8, 2016 1

A Richmond co-working venture has opened its second location in a recently redeveloped building along West Broad Street

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Richmond startup rethinks IPO

Richmond startup rethinks IPO

Michael Schwartz July 5, 2016 1

A 3-year-old local real estate firm is taking its $30 million stock offering back to the drawing board after its reception from broker-dealers and other investors wasn't as welcoming as expected.

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VCU-born startups bearing fruit

VCU-born startups bearing fruit

Michael Shaw June 30, 2016 0

Fourteen companies that sprouted from Virginia Commonwealth University's entrepreneurial support program have earned more than $1 million in the year since it launched

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‘Amazon for autos’ pulls into Richmond

‘Amazon for autos’ pulls into Richmond

Jonathan Spiers June 29, 2016 1

Shop-at-home car buying is revving up in Richmond. Just months after local dealership McGeorge Toyota introduced the concept to the Richmond market, online dealership Carvana is expanding its national footprint and bringing its shop-at-home

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Startup finance firm caps $3.5M raise

Startup finance firm caps $3.5M raise

Michael Schwartz June 27, 2016 0

A 2-year-old company in Innsbrook is starting the summer with some extra cash in its coffers. West Creek Financial, a consumer finance company, recently finalized a $3.5 million capital raise, according to an SEC

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Investment startup enters second funding round

Investment startup enters second funding round

Michael Shaw June 23, 2016 0

Six months after capping off its first $10 million real estate fund, a local investment startup is pushing for a second, larger round of funding. Haxall Point Partners, a spin-off of Canal Capital Management,

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Local startup to relocate HQ to Va. Beach

Local startup to relocate HQ to Va. Beach

J. Elias O'Neal June 22, 2016 0

A lack of much needed specialty lab space and the offer of enticing incentives are sending a Richmond biotech company packing for the beach. Sanyal Biotechnology plans to move its Chesterfield County headquarters to

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