Cultivation Capital was recently mentioned by Forbes as being among the best in the Midwest. Just this month Cultivation Capital helped fund Jim McKelvey’s SixThirty, which needed $800,000. And last month, Cultivation invested $250,000 in Adarza BioSystems, another local startup.
QURATE UPDATE: Qurate has won the August Dream Big America contest and been awarded $19,000. That money breaks down to “$3,000 worth of cash, $5,000 worth of marketing services and business development assistance from the Kauffman Foundation”, Ryan O’Neil told
Jim McKelvey, of Square, is initiating a program called Launch-Code.net which aims to fill 100 coding jobs and identify them by August 20th. If you have an open coding position, consider taking a new programmer at $15/hr with no promise
Acera Surgical Inc. made headlines again when they received $600,000 in a recent round of funding. Acera, which specializes in implantable electrospun neurosurgical meshes, received a large portion of these funds, $250,000, from the Missouri Technology Corporation. Brian Feldt of
Since graduating from ITE, Akermin has continued to develop its carbon capture technology. This technology, called the Biocatalyst Delivery System, takes carbon dioxide from power plant exhaust, thus cleaning the air of greenhouse gas and helping to fight global warming.
A major benefit available to on-site and virtual tenants of ITE is the on-site co-location data center. This flexible, 1,500-square-foot facility houses a scalable rack-based co-location center suitable for early stage companies to perform research and development, as well as