Best CFOs: Naveed Tejany of OJO Labs helped grow a startup from scratch

Consider what this CFO has accomplished in just the past year. He oversaw OJO Lab's $20.5 million series B funding in May 2018. Five months later, he helped close the acquisition of Wolfnet Technolog.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

New products help Hawaii tech startup Jam Bios to grow

The addition of new online features and photo book packages, along with advertising on Facebook and Google, have helped Hawaii-based tech startup JamBios grow the number of memberships on its memory-sharing social media site. When PBN last checked i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2019

Series A funding helps FarmLead hire 25, expand U.S. footprint

A $6.5 million round of funding for Canada-based FarmLead has helped the agtech startup hire additional employees and grow its presence in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2018

Best CFOs: Silicon Labs" John Hollister on his way to growing a billion-dollar company

Editor's note: This is one of several articles about the Best CFOs of 2018. See the others here. John Hollister has helped steer Silicon Laboratories Inc. as CFO since 2012, and has proven to be adept at running a global, publicly traded innovator on t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

How NASA"s presence in Houston helped grow businesses big and small

NASA has dramatically impacted growth around the Houston area......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2019

Z80 Labs in "maintenance mode" as principals consider its future

The technology incubator was once ground zero for Buffalo's startup tech community, before a firehose of public money, civic initiatives and nonprofits created more activity in the space......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 18th, 2019

Santa Cruz startup scores $21M to grow its online cannabis marketplace

Jane Technologies, which was featured in SVBJ's The Pitch in 2017, said it partners now with 700 stores across 21 states in its real-time market for cannabis dispensaries......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2019

Demand for new designer"s ranges lift Burberry sales and shares

Strong demand for designer Riccardo Tisci's new fashion ranges helped revenue at British label Burberry grow faster than expected in the first quarter, sending its shares soaring as a high stakes overhaul showed early signs of promise......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 16th, 2019

Binance Labs–Backed Startup Boosting Blockchain Speeds Raises $3 Million

Marlin Protocol, which offers relayer networks to make blockchains faster, has raised $3 million from Binance Labs, Arrington XRP Capital and others......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 11th, 2019

Mark Cuban and Will Smith just helped drop $16 million in AI startup Node, but when will AI bets pay off?

AI startup Node’s $16 million in fun.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2019

Multicoin, Binance, Coinbase Invest in Startup Keeping Private Keys Secure

Private key management startup Torus has raised $2 million from some heavy hitters, including Coinbase Ventures, Binance Labs and Multicoin Capital......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 9th, 2019

Cyber startup Prevailion raises $10 million Series A

A cybersecurity startup with a presence in Maryland and Texas has raised $10 million in Series A funding, to grow hiring and sales efforts. Prevailion, Series A round was led by industry-focused investment firm AllegisCyber. Fulton-based cyber start.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 9th, 2019

How to grow your business, according to startups that "made it"

Growth tips from startup pros.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 5th, 2019

Cybersecurity startup Bugcrowd flies toward rapid growth with swarm of hackers

The San Francisco-based company’s workforce of more than 200 people is expected to grow by 50 to 75 percent next year as its customer base swells......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2019

Mobile app security startup NowSecure raises $15M

Mobile security firm NowSecure, a startup that helps businesses test the safety of their apps, raised a fresh round of capital to grow its business. Chicago-based NowSecure announced Friday that it raised $15 million in a Series B round led by ForgePo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2019

For this DFW publishing company, culture helps maintain workforce, aids in acquisitions

Publishing Concepts CEO Drew Clancy said culture of "servant leadership" has helped the company grow through acquisitions and workforce retention......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2019

Great North Labs closes $24M seed fund to grow startups in Midwest, including Wisconsin

Great North Labs, which has an office in St. Cloud as well as Minneapolis, has closed a $23.7 million fund that it will use to grow its portfolio of startups in the Upper Midwest, including Wisconsin......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2019

Great North Labs closes $24 million seed fund to invest in Upper Midwest startups

Great North Labs, which has an office in St. Cloud as well as Minneapolis, has closed a $23.7 million fund that it will use to grow its portfolio of Upper Midwest startups......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2019

Musk talks in-Tesla gaming, startup struggles

Technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, the founder of Tesla, SpaceX and The Boring Company, gives a rapt audience a preview of gaming in Tesla cars, and described which failure most helped his career. Rough cut (no reporter narration)......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 14th, 2019

Why Alphabet’s cybersecurity spin-out picked Chicago to grow Its engineering team

A cybersecurity startup born out of Alphabet’s moonshot factory has picked Chicago to grow its engineering operations, and expects its Windy City outpost to be its largest office outside of Silicon Valley. Chronicle announced last month that it.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2019

Face Time: How Clickswitch CEO Cale Johnston built a fin-tech startup

Clickswitch CEO Cale Johnston has helped lead his firm through two funding rounds and significant revenue growth. Here's what's next for the Minneapolis fin-tech company......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2019