Eleven Fifty Academy secures $330,000 in funding to enhance workforce development, empower women in tech

When Eleven Fifty Academy first opened its doors in 2014, its mission was to bridge the growing technology skills gap in Indiana by providing immersive training for coders of all skill levels and to do so as a nonprofit organization.

The Bee Corp opens new research doors with six-figure National Science Foundation grant

A nearly $225,000 grant provided by the National Science Foundation (NSF) will give The Bee Corp a new path to grow their research. While the Series A round of funding the company closed last September supports their operations and other growth needs, this Phase I grant focuses specifically on using data science to build research […]

Springbuk health intelligence software announces $20 million in funding, 100 new jobs

In one of the largest single investments in an Indiana tech company over the past couple of years, Springbuk announced today that the two-year-old company has secured $20 million in Series B financing. According to company officials, the new capital infusion will drive growth and expansion with a heavy emphasis on product innovation, data operations, […]

Venture Capital Series: What does a venture analyst do?

Jackie DiMonte serves as a venture analyst at Hyde Park Venture Partners where she spends her time evaluating companies, performing deal work and coordinating the firm’s data and reporting processes. With headquarters in Chicago and Indianapolis, the firm has a number of Indiana tech companies in their portfolio including Bolstra, DemandJump, Vibenomics and Sigstr. We asked Jackie, a Sr. Associate based in the Chicago office, a few questions about what it means to be a venture analyst.

Lessonly raises $8 million Series B led by OpenView

The year 2017 is turning out to be quite the successful year for Lessonly. The leader in team training software has hit record-breaking quarters, ramped up hiring efforts, and is today announcing a Series B raise of $8 million led by OpenView. Lessonly’s founder and CEO, Max Yoder, is no stranger to success. Founded in November […]