[ Login ]   [ Register ]

Startups »

Post-HDL, Mallory bounces back

Post-HDL, Mallory bounces back

Katie Demeria November 19, 2014 2

After resigning from her post as CEO of Health Diagnostic Laboratory last month, Tonya Mallory is moving away from medicine and stepping into a new venture.

Read More »
Winning student startup taps into beer culture

Winning student startup taps into beer culture

Michael Thompson November 17, 2014 0

The winner of last week's pitch competition at University of Richmond created a mobile app to make craft beer jargon more colloquial.

Read More »
Woodworkers kick-start speaker brand online

Woodworkers kick-start speaker brand online

Michael Thompson November 16, 2014 1

Local woodworkers are launching a spin-off company that manufactures speakers encased in reclaimed wood, and they're hoping for about $8,000 of help from online donors. And theirs isn't the only product to seek funds

Read More »
Violin aficionado opens Manchester shop

Violin aficionado opens Manchester shop

Michael Thompson November 12, 2014 0

A local luthier has chosen Manchester as home to his fist solo act, a violin repair and restoration shop.

Read More »
Duo carries downtown tunes to the West End

Duo carries downtown tunes to the West End

Michael Thompson November 5, 2014 0

A music retail veteran and a former Marine plan to tune into the Richmond music scene with a new venue in Henrico.

Read More »
Startups stand out at annual business event

Startups stand out at annual business event

Michael Thompson October 30, 2014 2

A crop of growing Richmond companies were in the spotlight in Jackson Ward last night at an annual event hosted by business group Venture Forum RVA.

Read More »
Father-son startup pairs pretzels with beer

Father-son startup pairs pretzels with beer

Michael Thompson October 10, 2014 0

A VCU professor and his 14-year-old son have jumped into the local beer scene in their own way with a recipe for homemade hot pretzels they sell at breweries and festivals.

Read More »
Online grocer shopping for more space, employees

Online grocer shopping for more space, employees

Michael Thompson September 16, 2014 0

A Charlottesville grocery company announced its plans to hire 75 new employees and at least quadruple the size of its Scott’s Addition facility

Read More »
New franchise moves into home care market

New franchise moves into home care market

Brandy Brubaker September 16, 2014 1

A local businessman and is bringing a Canadian brand and parking its hot pink company cars in Richmond

Read More »
Laser artist powers up for expansion

Laser artist powers up for expansion

Michael Thompson September 15, 2014 13

A Jackson Ward artist whose main tool is an 800-pound laser is launching a retail plan for his growing startup.

Read More »