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BPV is proud to report that four of our portfolio companies have been named to the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in America: a comparative online car insurance platform and three B2B SaaS businesses. Congratulations to Austin’s The Zebra (1st year), Dallas’ Spotio (2nd year in a row), Louisville’s SkuVault (4th year in a row) and Orlando’s PowerDMS (10th year in a row). We’re thrilled to be partnered … Continue reading
By: Haley Cawthon Source: Louisville Business First Andy Eastes, co-founder and CEO of SkuVault, poses for a portrait at the company’s East Louisville office. Some people in the startup world call it the hustle. Others call … Continue reading
PowerChord, Inc. Promotes William “Bill” Volmuth to Company CEO On the heels of milestone announcements including a rebrand and new SaaS platform features, PowerChord promotes company President to CEO PowerChord , a leading SaaS solution company connecting brands to local customers, today announces William “Bill” Volmuth’s promotion from president to CEO. Volmuth joined PowerChord as president in July 2019 and has propelled the company’s vision and mission forward over the last … Continue reading
TissueTech, Inc. Announces One-Year Follow-up Study Results – Cryopreserved Umbilical Cord allograft TTAX01
SOURCE Amniox Medical, Inc. MIAMI, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Amniox Medical Inc. (Amniox), a TissueTech, Inc. company and pioneer in the clinical application of human birth tissue-based products, announced today the results from the one-year follow-up study to their Phase 2 open label, multicenter pilot study of Cryopreserved Umbilical Cord allograft TTAX01. The objectives of the study were to examine the safety and efficacy of TTAX01, plus standard of care, in achieving complete … Continue reading
Source: CISION PRWeb Orlando-based SaaS company ranks as one of the highest-scoring businesses, with standout employee engagement PowerDMS, a leader in cloud-based policy management solutions headquartered in Orlando, Fla., has been named one of Inc. magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2020. PowerDMS was selected from thousands of companies for the prestigious award. The list is the result of a wide-ranging and comprehensive measurement of private American companies that have created … Continue reading
March 5, 2020 – Mailprotector, a Greenville, SC-based cybersecurity company, raised $5 million in growth equity funding from Ballast Point Ventures. The channel-centric company will use that capital to accelerate product development, grow sales and marketing efforts, and expand services to its strong and growing network of Managed Service Providers (MSPs). As part of the expansion, the company plans to add more than 30 positions across all departments at its … Continue reading
Source: Intelligent Retinal Imaging Systems (IRIS) PENSACOLA, Fla., Jan. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Intelligent Retinal Imaging Systems (IRIS), the industry leader in telemedicine solutions for diabetic retinal evaluation, was announced as a grantee for the Microsoft AI for Health Initiative. AI for Health, Microsoft’s newest initiative under their AI for Good program, will encompass a $40 million, 5-year program that will leverage AI to empower organizations like IRIS, and other companies in the … Continue reading
Carterra® Closes Financing Round for Continued Growth of the LSA™ Platform for Next Generation Antibody Discovery
Source: PRWeb Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Carterra® Inc., the world leader in high-throughput antibody screening and characterization, has closed a $6M round of financing led by Ballast Point Ventures with participation from current investor, Telegraph Hill Partners. The additional funding will support the continued adoption of the innovative Carterra LSA™ high-throughput Surface Plasmon Resonance (HT-SPR) antibody screening platform and the development of new products and applications. The Carterra LSA revolutionizes … Continue reading
Source: SPOTIO January 9, 2020 – SPOTIO, a Dallas-based software company providing cloud-based sales acceleration and performance management solutions for field sales personnel, is pleased to announce a $4.5 million Series A investment from Ballast Point Ventures. The platform’s robust, mobile-first feature set enables sales teams to manage sales territories, execute face-to-face meetings, and optimize the sales pipeline and performance across the outside sales organization. SPOTIO will use the investment to accelerate … Continue reading
Abacode, a Fast-Growing Cybersecurity & Compliance Firm, Announces $4.85 Million Investment Led by Ballast Point
Source: Newswire.com TAMPA, Fla., January 9, 2020 – Abacode, Inc., a Cybersecurity and Compliance services firm based in Tampa, FL, is excited to announce a $4.85 million Series A growth equity investment led by Ballast Point Ventures. Abacode will leverage the investment to scale its sales, security operations center and project execution teams, broaden its marketing efforts, and further enhance its technology-enabled service offering. Abacode, a Managed Security Services Provider (“MSSP”), … Continue reading