Pittsburgh startups catch eyes, pockets of venture capitalists10/06/2014
Funding to local startups in the first nine months of 2014 was more than $250M due in part to improving economy, an oversaturation of investors in Silicon Valley and greater visibility of research from Pittsburgh’s Universities.
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Innovation Works debuts $24M fund10/06/2014
“We’re actively looking for opportunities,” Lunak said. “We can do another nine to 14 deals.”
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Pittsburgh venture capital grows with investment, new fund: seed funder Innovation Works launches Riverfront Ventures.10/06/2014
Innovation Works announces Riverfront Ventures, a nearly $24M fund to fuel local, early-stage companies.
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Congrats to the Pittsburgh startup community. Oh, and stop congratulating yourself.09/30/2014
Pittsburgh’s startup community has come a long way in 30 years and can do even better!
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Pittsburgh is a vibrant ecosystem for high tech companies09/25/2014
“If you think Silicon Valley has a lock on all things technology, think again. Pittsburgh is nurturing and growing a new generation of technology innovators.”
Read more in NetworkWorld