Mar. 5, 2013 10:00 am
Four “layers” are needed for a city to have a successful startup ecosystem, said Greg Cangialosi, managing member of the Baltimore Angels investing group, during a Tech Cocktail event in Las Vegas in December.
Feb. 11, 2013 10:28 am
Cofounded in 2009 by Greg Cangialosi and 410 Labs cofounder Dave Troy, the Angels had a perfunctory impact at first, investing in just six startups over three years.
Jan. 29, 2013 10:00 am
This is Technically Baltimore’s Meet the Professor, a new, regular series highlighting the research of professors at universities in the Baltimore region. Paul M. Di Gangi is the first professor we’re covering in our Meet the Professor series. An information security and information systems professor at Loyola University Maryland, Dr. Di Gangi has certifications in Security+ […]
Jan. 16, 2013 10:00 am
Series A crunch: fear not, Baltimore, for your startup shouldn’t be making something ‘unimportant or unproven’
It’s a crunch only insofar as startups with bullshit ideas and no revenue find themselves suddenly unable to dazzle seasoned investors with their pitch decks and boilerplate business jargon.
Dec. 3, 2012 10:00 am
Betamore co-founders, from left: Mike Brenner, Sean Lane and Greg Cangialosi Betamore. It lives. On the fourth and top floor of the 1111 Light Street building in Federal Hill, more than 150 people from Baltimore’s tech community gathered Friday night to celebrate the launch of the Betamore coworking and incubator space, what co-founder Mike Brenner […]
Oct. 29, 2012 8:30 am
What was slated to be a busy week for startup enthusiasts in Baltimore has been thrown off by Hurricane Sandy. Stay safe out there, but be sure to check out the events happening in the latter part of the week. Another installment of the Baltimore TechBreakfast happens Wednesday, and gb.tc‘s Tech Night, the annual celebration of […]
Sep. 5, 2012 9:30 am
Betamore, the new Federal Hill coworking and community education space slated to open in late September, will now open Oct. 2, said co-founder Mike Brenner at Tuesday night’s conversation on coworking at the Windup Space in Station North. The space had been planned to be open this month, but construction delays have set it back, he […]
Aug. 1, 2012 8:30 am
Startup Grind comes to town // Betamore looking for applicants // Md. VC funding drops off [Startup Roundup]
This is the Startup Roundup. Every Wednesday morning, Technically Baltimore will put together the smaller pieces that make up our startup ecosystem. Startup Grind, the startup begun in 2010 by which entrepreneurs and company founders came together to “network with the smartest startup minds,” is coming to Baltimore in September. Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm […]
Jul. 31, 2012 10:00 am
In his early twenties, Justin Smith was doing pretty well for himself. He was vice president of operations for a Columbia-based startup, Velaro, that provided live chat software to enterprise-level companies like Dell and Comcast. But it wasn’t enough, and in May, the now 25-year-old Smith left a great job for the chance to build […]
Jul. 31, 2012 8:30 am
We get it — lists of America’s coolest cities are about as important as another vampire novel is to the world of literature. But what makes this latest list from Forbes magazine interesting is how it chooses to categorize Baltimore at number 14: an “up-and-coming” neighbor to Washington, D.C., which is number two on the list of […]