Startups

What’s fueling Best Egg’s growth in Wilmington?

Jul. 1, 2022 10:42 am

What’s fueling Best Egg’s growth in Wilmington?

Plus, a roundup of local business events and other Delaware tech news.
This startup uses VR to bring kids back to reality

Jun. 30, 2022 12:20 pm

This startup uses VR to bring kids back to reality

Philly-founded Virgils created a virtual reality platform to help youth connect with each other and develop healthier internet habits while meeting them where they're at.
Maryland’s Collage Group raised $25M for its data intelligence SaaS product

Jun. 30, 2022 12:06 pm

Maryland’s Collage Group raised $25M for its data intelligence SaaS product

The Bethesda, Maryland company created a SaaS product offering data analytics in marketing for underrepresented consumers.
Live Chair Health is expanding its markets with a $3.5M seed raise

Jun. 29, 2022 5:55 pm

Live Chair Health is expanding its markets with a $3.5M seed raise

The company’s “why” — to increase underserved communities' access to healthcare resources — remains the same, no matter the market or industry.
A Maryland field service app just nabbed a $1.2M investment from the Cybrary creators

Jun. 29, 2022 4:28 pm

A Maryland field service app just nabbed a $1.2M investment from the Cybrary creators

Founded by former Cybrary director Garrett Wilson, FieldBin is a workflow app for electricians, HVAC, plumbing and other field service companies.
Power Moves: Former IBX CEO Daniel Hilferty launched his own advisory firm for health startups

Jun. 29, 2022 4:17 pm

Power Moves: Former IBX CEO Daniel Hilferty launched his own advisory firm for health startups

The longtime exec's new Dune View Strategies will also bring a new healthcare conference to Philly. Plus, changes for SaaS company Boomi, KOP-based Qlik, digital services agency Armor and more.
Jamar Jones shared stages with big-name rappers. A musical crisis led him to entrepreneurship

Jun. 29, 2022 2:22 pm

Jamar Jones shared stages with big-name rappers. A musical crisis led him to entrepreneurship

Following numerous career pivots — including a "miserable" stint in corporate life — the Wisconsin-based founder of Foureva Media infuses positive energy to connect people and unlock businesses' full potential.
Early Charm Ventures is expanding to support Synteris’s growth and $2.7M federal grant

Jun. 28, 2022 6:39 pm

Early Charm Ventures is expanding to support Synteris’s growth and $2.7M federal grant

With the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy pushing Synteris closer to commercialization, its parent has an increasing need for larger facilities in Pigtown.
Gloria Bell just launched her own nonprofit to run the Women in Tech Summit

Jun. 28, 2022 2:57 pm

Gloria Bell just launched her own nonprofit to run the Women in Tech Summit

After three years of operating the event series under Chicago-based Creating IT Futures, Bell is striking out on her own with a new organization guided by a "startup mentality."
Socially Determined closed a $26M Series B

Jun. 28, 2022 8:30 am

Socially Determined closed a $26M Series B

The DC analytics firm plans to hire a slew of local data engineers and analysts over the next six months.