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Archive for the ‘Innovation’ Category



Jan 03
Portfolio News | December 2012
Posted by: Derek Keller
 

Click on the links to read the complete articles. DECEMBER 4, 2012 | MARKETWATCH Award-winning author and patient advocate Martine Ehrenclou teams up with Alliance Health Networks. DECEMBER 6, 2012 | BUSINESSWIRE Alliance Health Networks and meQuilibrium partner to offer free online stress management support during holiday season. DECEMBER 20, 2012 | BUSINESSWIRE Alliance Health […]

Feb 06
Portfolio News | January 2012
Posted by: Derek Keller
 

Click on the links to read the complete articles. JANUARY 31, 2012 | MEDGADGET Alliance Health featured in medGadget. JANUARY 12, 2012 | MARKETWATCH Balihoo secures $5 million in new funding to fuel business expansion and continue record growth. JANUARY 24, 2012 | MARKETWATCH Balihoo releases top-10 local marketing trends, forecasts successful strategies in 2012. […]

Dec 05
Portfolio News | November 2011
Posted by: Derek Keller
 

Click on the links to read the complete articles. NOVEMBER 20, 2011 | WOODWORKING Masco Cabinetry becomes one of first to add localized web app. NOVEMBER 10, 2011 | COURIER-JOURNAL.COM Backing up your internet service with CradlePoint. NOVEMBER 3, 2011 | PRWEB Lendio adds 40 banks, offers local business loans to 70% of the U.S. […]

Jul 11
Portfolio News | June 2011
Posted by: Derek Keller
 

Click on the links to read the complete articles. JUNE 21, 2011 | PRWEB CradlePoint releases new generation 4G/3G business-series compact broadband routers for M2M (machine-to-machine). JUNE 11, 2011 | ONLINE PRNEWS Software specialists serve artists at YURdigital Art Community. JUNE 15, 2011 | MEDIAPOST Media insights Q&A with GutCheck’s Matt Warta. JUNE 28, 2011 […]

Jun 29
To Write Is To Think
Posted by: Mark Solon
 

Thanks to encouragement from Tac Anderson (our first entrepreneur-in-residence), we entered the blogosphere a few years ago. The experience has been surprisingly rewarding for me personally as I’ve found writing to be something I really enjoy and the feedback has been more positive than not. Over the last couple of years, I’ve actually written some […]

Jun 01
Portfolio News | May 2011
Posted by: Derek Keller
 

Click on the links to read the complete articles. MAY 31, 2011 | YAHOO! Alliance Health Networks announces $11M investment led by New World Ventures. MAY 2, 2011 | REUTERS CradlePoint receives Sprint Certification for new 3G and 4G business grade modems. MAY 17, 2011 | TECHZONE360 Uninterrupted internet connectivity from CradlePoint. MAY 25, 2011 […]

Mar 07
CEOs: Want More Productive Board Meetings?
Posted by: Mark Solon
 

It’s Monday morning and I’ve just reviewed my bi-weekly board email from Jerry Ropelato, CEO of Tech Media Network. As a board member of Jerry’s company, I know that I’m going to receive a thoughtful review of the business from him every other week. It includes some high-level MTD, QTD & YTD numbers and how […]

Mar 02
GutCheck Steals the Show (and $1 million)
Posted by: George Mulhern
 

A few months ago I posted a blog titled “5 minutes with Matt Warta, CEO of GutCheck“.  You can check that out, if you want to learn more about Matt and the vision for GutCheck.  At the time, Matt and the GutCheck team were busy gathering feedback on their beta, incorporating the changes into their […]

Feb 06
GutCheck: Qualitative Research Made Easy
Posted by: Mark Solon
 

Last year we invested in a company called GutCheck. The concept behind GutCheck is pretty simple: to make the process of talking to one’s target market customer a heck of a lot easier and a lot less expensive. This allows individuals/companies to gain the feedback and insights they need (i.e., qualitative research) without the hassle […]

Jan 06
I’ve Seen The Future of 3D Special Effects and Animation
Posted by: Mark Solon
 

As an investor (if you’re lucky), every once in a while you see something come out of one of the companies you’ve invested in that gives you a “holy shit” moment where you realize that the company has created something that will forever alter the landscape of the market they serve. Yesterday was one of […]