change:healthcare raise comes from new California innovation fund

After SEC filings show company well on its way to finishing $8M funding round, identity of lead investor is revealed
Oct 19, 2011 10:10 AM

change:healthcare raises $6.8m of $8m

Just briefly, according to SEC filings, change:healthcare has raised $6.8 million of an $8 million funding round.

Disclosure: Among the investors was Solidus Partners which has a major investment in's parent SouthComm

Oct 18, 2011 6:45 AM

Petra invests in Florida specialty pharma play

Local venture group joins forces with partners to fund new company
Oct 14, 2011 11:51 AM

TNInvestco funds put money to work in filtration, health care info ventures

In a wrap of recent regional venture capital activity, Milt Capps highlights a number of investments made by Nashville-based funds. Both the Limestone Fund and the XMi High Growth Development Fund have put about half a million dollars to work in an Oak Ridge companies that makes filtration technology. Separately, the TriStar Technology Fund has acquired a convertible note from MedCenterDisplay, which services gear and information for medical waiting rooms.

Oct 4, 2011 11:54 AM

Council leads funding round for pharmacy player

After helping to turn around struggling company, venture firm chips in on latest raise
Sep 19, 2011 11:00 AM

Jumpstart Foundry class prepares for investor pitches

After 14 weeks in intensive accelerator program, six companies hope to wow potential investors at investor day
Aug 25, 2011 12:54 PM

Health care entrepreneur group told to rely on the fundamentals

Panel members' main advice: Focus on strong management, selling the story
Aug 19, 2011 7:26 AM

Edo lands $20M in Series B financing

Rapidly growing company accelerates growth with new capital infusion
Aug 1, 2011 10:44 AM

Local VC backs $7M Green Hills deal

Greenbriar Village picks up neighboring office park
Jul 21, 2011 3:00 PM

TNInvestco fund selects West TN device maker

One of the four investment funds selected in 2010 to receive a second round of TNInvestco tax credit financing has put capital to work in a West Tennessee medical device manufacturer, allocating more than seven percent of the fund's original value, according to local sources.

Venture Nashville Connections reports that Memphis-based MB Ventures has pumped $1 million into Collierville-based Veracity Medical Solutions, an orthopedic device-prototyping and manufacturing company. The move correlates with MB Ventures' charter to invest in start-up medical device companies which then, assuming company growth, invest in similarly situated companies in keeping with the overall TNInvestco program initiated in 2009.

Jul 11, 2011 2:58 PM