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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

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New franchise moves into home care market

New franchise moves into home care market

Brandy Brubaker September 16, 2014 0

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

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Laser artist powers up for expansion

Laser artist powers up for expansion

Michael Thompson September 15, 2014 12

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

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The startup with the $50M plan

The startup with the $50M plan

Burl Rolett September 2, 2014 0

A year-old spinoff of a Richmond real estate investment firm is preparing for a big capital raise beginning this fall as it looks to take advantage of upcoming changes to federal regulations that will

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Nonprofit steers startups with funding

Nonprofit steers startups with funding

Michael Thompson August 20, 2014 2

Four fledgling Richmond companies and one in Northern Virginia will receive $20,000 each as part of a local nonprofit's efforts to help startups succeed

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‘Servant to the game’ set to open downtown pool hall

‘Servant to the game’ set to open downtown pool hall

Michael Thompson August 15, 2014 1

Named for a billiards champion of the '20s and '30s, Greenleaf's Pool Room will open later this month in the redeveloped John Marshall Hotel.

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Local app maker reimagines the gift card

Local app maker reimagines the gift card

Burl Rolett August 15, 2014 5

A new Glen Allen company wants to let you buy a friend a drink at the bar - even if you're in different states.

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CarLotz fuels up with $5M capital raise

CarLotz fuels up with $5M capital raise

Burl Rolett August 4, 2014 0

A local used car consignment startup is driving a high-speed expansion forward, planning to open 10 more locations in the next two years.

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Entrepreneur finds opportunity, philanthropy in Belize

Entrepreneur finds opportunity, philanthropy in Belize

Brandy Brubaker August 1, 2014 0

Two Richmond women brought a seamstress in Belize on board to get their clothing startup off the ground and support a local pediatric nonprofit

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When Church Hill gives you lemons, move to Carytown

When Church Hill gives you lemons, move to Carytown

Michael Thompson July 31, 2014 3

After a sour experience in Church Hill, a retailer has set up shop in on Cary Street, where another new business is hoping to squeeze into the local health and fitness market

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