It was a busy month for our portfolio companies. As well as the opening of the Atlas Organics facility and our new investment (Asheville Angels’ 10th) in Brightfield Transportation, our portfolio companies have been reaching milestones and making headlines:
OB Medical: Fetal heart monitoring device manufacturer announces its product launch after a successful trip to the Association of Women’s Health and Neonatal Nurses convention. A huge milestone towards to improving the experience of mothers during delivery – a subject close to our hearts.
Baebies: CEO Rich West was recognized as the 2016 Life Sciences CEO of the Year by the Triangle Business Journal. He is one of many very talented leaders in our portfolio. Baebies also added stellar board members, including the former Chairman and CEO of Medtronic.
KIYATEC: Announced a partnership with the Mayo Clinic to combine their complementary technology platforms for ovarian cancer clinical care.
ActivEd: At the ISTE 2016 conference in Denver, ActivEd founder Dr. Julian Reed presented his research on the impact of moving on cognition, as the company was showcased across the conference.
Plum Print: Went to the White House!