Local rheumatology telehealth startup strikes deals with Sentara, OrthoVirginia

blake wehman2 Cropped

Two years after launching as a standalone telehealth clinic with a focus on rheumatology, Remission Medical is branching out by contracting itself out to other health providers. The local startup is slated to start offering virtual rheumatology care on behalf of Hampton Roads-based health system Sentara Healthcare next month. Under the arrangement, Remission’s practitioners will provide… Read more »

Longtime financier swaps bonds for swimsuit cover-ups

Tracy Marcus 1

Tracy Marcus, who for 25 years sold primarily municipal bonds for firms like Signet Banking Corp. in Richmond and Ramirez and Co. in New York, debuted her eponymous fashion brand last month.

Insurance startup Buddy secures $7M capital raise after pivot

buddy bikes cropped

The new funding infusion comes about two years after Buddy pivoted to focus on selling software to insurance companies, though it still offers the on-demand accident insurance product that it originally introduced in 2018.

Bankrupt mover WayForth eyes exit from Chapter 11

wayforth trucks

After winding down its out-of-town operations and ducking into bankruptcy last summer, WayForth’s CEO says the Richmond-based moving company is now moving in the right direction.