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Michaela Althouse is the lead reporter for Technical.ly's DC market. Before starting at Technical.ly, she was the West Coast reporter at New Project Media, and has previously written for Washingtonian Magazine, Philadelphia Magazine and Metro Eireann in Dublin, Ireland.

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Money Moves: DC cyber firm Virtru just landed a $60M Series C, with plans to double headcount

Jan. 20, 2022 1:03 pm

Money Moves: DC cyber firm Virtru just landed a $60M Series C, with plans to double headcount

Plus, Curbio nabs $65 million, HawkEye 360 gets yet another boost, and a roundup of other big funding news, government contracts and IPO inklings.
With a new HQ, Reston’s ScienceLogic is adding 200 members to its team

Jan. 20, 2022 9:27 am

With a new HQ, Reston’s ScienceLogic is adding 200 members to its team

The NoVa company will be expanding its team even more in 2021, after adding more than 150 employees over the past year.
Inside DC’s $5B year: Here’s why local venture capitalists say the VC boom is here to stay

Jan. 19, 2022 12:48 pm

Inside DC’s $5B year: Here’s why local venture capitalists say the VC boom is here to stay

Execs from Revolution, Zeal Capital Partners and Virginia Innovation Partnership Corporation give their thoughts on the District's record-breaking year and how it will impact 2022: "In short, it's a great time to be an entrepreneur in this region."
Resource Roundup: GET Cities and Techstars just launched programs for DC women

Jan. 18, 2022 4:04 pm

Resource Roundup: GET Cities and Techstars just launched programs for DC women

Apps are open for the GET Champions Fellowship for company leaders and the Techstars Founder Catalyst Program for entrepreneurs.
What’s next in the govtech space? Look to data security, this Maryland exec says

Jan. 18, 2022 11:37 am

What’s next in the govtech space? Look to data security, this Maryland exec says

Tim Odom, director at Silver Spring, Maryland-based testing and IT firm Vidoori, tells us what's next on the govtech scene.
The DMV region raised an eye-popping $5B in venture capital in 2021

Jan. 14, 2022 1:18 am

The DMV region raised an eye-popping $5B in venture capital in 2021

With $1 billion raised in Q4 alone, local companies made big money moves last year. ScienceLogic, MPower Financing and Hawkeye 360 took the biggest cuts.
3 DC-area companies are among the top remote workplaces in the US

Jan. 13, 2022 11:27 am

3 DC-area companies are among the top remote workplaces in the US

Plus, the vast majority of workers surveyed don't want to return to an office full time.
DC tech firm MassLight picked its first investment cohort

Jan. 12, 2022 5:22 pm

DC tech firm MassLight picked its first investment cohort

The Chinatown software consultancy just announced the five companies that will receive $100,000 in funding via a cohort model. Three are local.
Is the rise of remote work a chance to strengthen the DC-Baltimore corridor?

Jan. 12, 2022 10:36 am

Is the rise of remote work a chance to strengthen the DC-Baltimore corridor?

CEO Jamie McDonald and Director Kory Bailey of equity-minded startup ecosystem builder UpSurge Baltimore spoke to Technical.ly about how the region can create a more holistic tech ecosystem.
Resource Roundup: Black Girl Ventures and Coding Dojo have new opportunities for students

Jan. 11, 2022 1:19 pm

Resource Roundup: Black Girl Ventures and Coding Dojo have new opportunities for students

The national orgs with DC footprints both have new programs coming in 2022.

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