Startups

How do I get cash out of my startup? Founder secondaries in a nutshell

Sep. 22, 2022 4:19 pm

How do I get cash out of my startup? Founder secondaries in a nutshell

The legal experts at Ballard Spahr share how startup founders can sell a portion of their capital stake in their company — and why they might want to do so.
This Philly entrepreneur made her reality TV debut on season 43 of ‘Survivor’

Sep. 22, 2022 11:51 am

This Philly entrepreneur made her reality TV debut on season 43 of ‘Survivor’

Morriah Young, founder of West Philly selfie museum Reignbow Room, fulfilled her lifelong dream of competing on "Survivor."
Catalyst Connection using Build Back Better funding to modernize small and medium manufacturing businesses

Sep. 22, 2022 10:13 am

Catalyst Connection using Build Back Better funding to modernize small and medium manufacturing businesses

The Hazelwood-based organization is launching the Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Robotics Expansion project to bring meaningful opportunity to the region.
With a pending $30M investment, Carisma Therapeutics merges with Boston-based Sesen Bio

Sep. 22, 2022 9:47 am

With a pending $30M investment, Carisma Therapeutics merges with Boston-based Sesen Bio

The combined company will operate under Carisma's name, and will work on advancing Carisma’s proprietary cell therapy platform.
These Maryland tech, ed and industry leaders are TEDCO’s newest board officers

Sep. 21, 2022 5:02 pm

These Maryland tech, ed and industry leaders are TEDCO’s newest board officers

Returning chair Omar S. Muhammad and secretary Jennifer Elisseeff will work with a trio of new officers to lead the 19-person, largely governor-appointed board.
Meet Maryland’s Treevo, a single app for all social media accounts

Sep. 21, 2022 3:30 pm

Meet Maryland’s Treevo, a single app for all social media accounts

Treevo leaders Tywande Barnes and Michael Ogunyemi gave us the 411 on their app, which looks to create a centralized digital identity by letting users post and view content from all their apps in a single place.
4 local startups selected for $25K in capital from Seattle-based seed fund

Sep. 21, 2022 3:11 pm

4 local startups selected for $25K in capital from Seattle-based seed fund

The Raynier Seed Fund along with Drexel and the University City Science Center is deploying capital and mentorship with a mission to support underserved entrepreneurs.
Former full-time working mom is behind a tech-enabled canister that cools breast milk on the go

Sep. 21, 2022 2:27 pm

Former full-time working mom is behind a tech-enabled canister that cools breast milk on the go

After five years of engineering, Amberlee Venti launched the Maia, a 10-ounce canister with cooling capabilities, for e-commerce sales.
Steadicam inventor Garrett Brown’s latest device strives to help people with mobility challenges

Sep. 21, 2022 11:33 am

Steadicam inventor Garrett Brown’s latest device strives to help people with mobility challenges

The Zeen device is a cross between a walker and a wheelchair, and aims to help users to stand and move on their own.
From the water to the wind: Meet the companies Maryland sent to Dutch and South African trade expos

Sep. 20, 2022 5:43 pm

From the water to the wind: Meet the companies Maryland sent to Dutch and South African trade expos

The Department of Commerce selected 12 companies from throughout the state to pursue opportunities at both the European Water Technology Week and Africa Aerospace & Defense trade shows.