Startups

Used cars on consignment

Look out, CarMax: A former investment banker is gunning for a share of the used car market with his startup CarLotz.

Shark Tank: College Edition

Student entrepreneurs gave their best pitches Friday during the final round of the annual Business Pitch Competition at the University of Richmond.

Startup seeks cure in fine swine

Using free-range pigs to make high quality Italian meats, a Mechanicsville start up seeks to take the food world by storm.

Your homework: Build a business, save a life

Two VCU graduates were part of a team of students that developed a prototype for a low-cost operating table designed for use in developing countries. Now they have formed a company, Operation Simple LLC, to continue development and testing of the product for future sale.