Bigger, Better Innovation Showcase Spotlights Startup Ecosystem Growth

If people grew like Innovation Showcase has grown, we'd all be giants. Growing from a conference room and hallway at the Purdue Research Park with a handful speakers and companies in 2009, to what we experienced at Dallara Indycar Factory last Thursday is remarkable —  a record-breaking year in terms of attendance, sponsorship, partnerships, prize package, number […]

REVEAL: University Technologies event highlights powerful startup pipelines

On the eve of Innovation Showcase, Indy's premier event for fundable companies and capital, a new pre-party event called REVEAL: University Technologies celebrated the best startup technologies and investment opportunities coming out of three of Indiana's most prolific research and development institutions — Indiana University, Purdue University and Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Division. Frankly, the […]

Indigo BioSystems secures $8.5 million in venture funding

Indigo BioSystems announces the closing of its $8.5 million Series B round of funding to continue growth, and appoints Dr. Randall K. Julian Jr. as CEO. Indigo Biosystems (Indigo), the industry leading data review software developer for clinical, reference, and research laboratories, announced the closing of its $8.5 million round of funding today. The investment […]

Emerging Threats fights malware and malicious online attacks with intelligence

The cyber Security research organization, Emerging Threats, has quickly grown from an online open source community, to a world-leading provider of malware and malicious threat intelligence with its commercialized products — ETPro Ruleset and IQRisk Suite. Backed by Indiana-based HALO Capital Group and Elevate Ventures, Emerging Threats is helping enterprises protect private and public networks […]

Salesvue closes $3 million financing to increase sales team productivity

Indy-based Salesvue has secured $3 million in venture financing in a round led by St. Louis-based Cultivation Captial. It’s the first time the venture capital firm has invested outside of St. Louis. From the press release — Salesvue said Tuesday that it has secured $3 million in funding. Cultivation Capital led the round. In conjunction […]