Startups

Trevor Pryce’s Outlook Enterprises wants to turn Charm City into Animation City

May 23, 2022 5:29 pm

Trevor Pryce’s Outlook Enterprises wants to turn Charm City into Animation City

The animation studio founded by the former Baltimore Ravens lineman is expanding in East Baltimore.
Why NextFab Ventures upped its initial investments for hardtech startups to $100K

May 23, 2022 3:59 pm

Why NextFab Ventures upped its initial investments for hardtech startups to $100K

As a funding slowdown is expected in the coming months, the venture arm of the Philly-headquartered makerspace rolls out a new funding structure for its hardtech portfolio.
Ally Power could be heading to the UN’s worldwide climate tech summit in November

May 23, 2022 3:29 pm

Ally Power could be heading to the UN’s worldwide climate tech summit in November

The Hyattsville startup just presented in Egypt for the chance to participate in COP27 this fall.
What would a VC bust mean for the rest of us?

May 23, 2022 11:30 am

What would a VC bust mean for the rest of us?

A tech correction is part of pre-recessionary worries.
Crossbeam announces acquisition of Partnered at inaugural conference

May 19, 2022 12:55 pm

Crossbeam announces acquisition of Partnered at inaugural conference

"I’ve said for many years that we’re 'still in the first inning' here at Crossbeam. This exciting acquisition marks the top of the second," Founder and CEO Bob Moore said of the news.
In a win for Pittsburgh’s growing healthcare industry, ThoroughCare closes on a $3 million Series A

May 18, 2022 1:59 pm

In a win for Pittsburgh’s growing healthcare industry, ThoroughCare closes on a $3 million Series A

The funding will enable the quickly growing company to add another 20 to 30 employees to its roster.
These 8 equity-focused companies are set to take Baltimore to the moon

May 18, 2022 10:04 am

These 8 equity-focused companies are set to take Baltimore to the moon

It might not be an actual moon landing, but T. Rowe Price and Baltimore Corps have offered a new chance for eight social entrepreneurship founders to get their flowers — and some meaningful support.
Argo AI is the first to launch fully driverless cars in Austin and Miami

May 18, 2022 9:00 am

Argo AI is the first to launch fully driverless cars in Austin and Miami

The launch bodes well for a highly anticipated public offering that's expected to come later this year.
Three startup founders tell us the resource that would help their businesses the most right now

May 17, 2022 5:39 pm

Three startup founders tell us the resource that would help their businesses the most right now

As local companies are poised to grow this year, they're looking for talent and knowledge to help in their next steps.
These Johns Hopkins student-created startups earned $170,000 from FastForward U

May 17, 2022 4:51 pm

These Johns Hopkins student-created startups earned $170,000 from FastForward U

A baker's dozen's worth of Johns Hopkins student-created ventures received a total of $170,000 at the second iteration of the annual Innovation & Entrepreneurship Challenge.