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Kozicki: Brentwood Capital Advisors eyes pure-play Technology deals | Scott Kozicki, Brentwood Capital Advisors, investment banking, capital raise, mergers and acquisitions, debt, financing, Tom Wylly, Cook Wylly, Porter Meador, healthcare, information technology, software as a service, SaaS, Digital Reasoning Systems, Goldman Sachs, Rustici Software, LeanKit
Kozicki: Brentwood Capital Advisors eyes pure-play Technology deals

Veteran of the Nashville HIT, software and entrepreneurial scenes joins boutique.


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XOEye Technologies wearables gameplan could include Series B in 2015 | Aaron Salow, Chris Salow, XOEye Technologies, Vuzix, Belmont University, Trevecca Nazarene, wearables, displays, software development, firmware, Julia Polk, Rob Eckardt, Pivothead, Google Glass, Peak Manufacturing, Vuzix, Recon Instruments, GlassUp, Meta, Epson, Deloitte, New Enterprise Associates, Siemens, Thrive Advisory Services, New Ventures Consulting, SunTrust, Chris Sloan, Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell Berkowitz, Skyya Communications, Golden Spiral, Philip Curtis, Healthcare, international, Crestlight Venture Productions, Fivestone Venture Services, Golden Spiral, Atheer Labs, Lumus, Telepathy, workforce, safety, Blue Collar, industrial
XOEye Technologies wearables gameplan could include Series B in 2015

Google Glass is not a large blip on this startup's radar, thus far.


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Visit our sister site: Venture Tennessee Connections

We're ramping-up statewide coverage. While we cross-post some items, you can see it all, by clicking the headline.


Strategy for gauging 'transformative' TNInvestco value yet to be determined | TNInvestco, venture capital, capital formation, economic development, Doug Overbey, Matt Murray, Murat Arik, Middle Tennessee State University, Business and Economic Research Center, BERC, Center for Business and Economic Research, University of Tennessee, economics
Strategy for gauging 'transformative' TNInvestco value yet to be determined

Only rudimentary financial and compliance reporting was explicitly called for by law


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PEOPLE: Anand Sanwal's CB Insights has eyes on Nashville + Tennessee | analytics, transactions, valuations, Seed stage, earl-stage, private equity, Jumpstart Foundry, Clayton Associates, Anand Sanwal, CB Insights, data, incubators, accelerators, Tennessee Angel Fund, Nashville Capital Networks, Rollings Hills Venture, Lamp Post Group, Emerge Memphis, Memphis Bioworks Foundation, Innova Memphis, American Express, Change Healthcare, Emdeon, Jonathan Sherry
PEOPLE: Anand Sanwal's CB Insights has eyes on Nashville + Tennessee

A keen observer of America's startup and Venture landscape took a few minutes with VNC.


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GigVision: Chattanooga pushes toward role as high-tech launchpad | Chattanooga, Gigtank, gigabit, Internet, Alcatel-Lucent, Mike Bradshaw, The Company Lab, Lamp Post Group
GigVision: Chattanooga pushes toward role as high-tech launchpad

VTC The ultimate design of the city's technology strategy is emerging.


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Internet of Things: BLEON's Filaroski eyes $1MM raise for Beacon entry | CompNation, BLEON, iBeacon, beacons, Mark Filaroski, entrepreneurs, University of Tennessee, Vanderbilt University, Josh Reeder, Jon Stirling, Three Sigma Capital, Gaurav Khanna, Cisco, Internet of Things, IoT, Nicholas Holland, Centresource, Populr.me, Phillip Odom, Thompson Burton, Matt Schneller, Avenue Bank, Gartner, Qualcomm, Kontakt, Estimote, ANKR, hardware, software, manufacturing, BKON Connect
Internet of Things: BLEON's Filaroski eyes $1MM raise for Beacon entry

Serial entrepreneur maps-out a fast track for his Internet of Things entry


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Mid-TN plan boosts universities, entrepreneurs, accelerators + businesses | economic development, Tennessee Technological University, Tennessee State University, Middle Tennessee State University, Vanderbilt University, LaunchTN, innovation, techology transfer, commercialization
Mid-TN plan boosts universities, entrepreneurs, accelerators + businesses

VTC Universities in Cookeville, Murfreesboro, Nashville plan to partner to serve industry, entrepreneurs


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LaunchTN 36/86 startup event succeeds Southland, Pando pact ends;  Exec says Pando presses ahead with Nashville event plans | economic development, LaunchTN, Tennessee Technology Development Corporation, Pando, Pando Daily, Southland, Charlie Brock, TTDC, Paul Carr, events, entrepreneurship, culture, Butler Snow, Waddey Patterson, Bradley Arant Boult Cumming, Mountain, Write2Market, Bradford Group, Aaron Levie, Paul Snyder, Edward Snowden, Al Gore Jr., National Security Agency, NSA, Avenue Bank, Mountain, PayPal, Braintree, Atlassian, Coatue, Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, Nissan, Bass Berry & Sims, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Accel Partners, Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz, University of Tennessee, Co-Founders Lab, ORNL, Andrew Hogin, Evolution Event Solutions, Pandoland, Crosslin
LaunchTN 36/86 startup event succeeds Southland, Pando pact ends;
Exec says Pando presses ahead with Nashville event plans

[Updated] Refocused 36|86 event will convene in June, as will Pandoland


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Health IT: Nashville possible candidate for Center for Medical Interoperability presence | healthcare, information technology, IT, Nashville Health Care Council, Ed Cantwell, Center for Medical Interoperability, EMR, EHR, electronic health records, Nashville Technology Council, West Institute, Change Healthcare, standards, CHS, HCA, Ascension, St. Thomas Health, Mike Schatzlein, Gary and Mary West Health Institute, Tod Fetherling, Perceptive Health, Life Science Tennessee
Health IT: Nashville possible candidate for
Center for Medical Interoperability presence

Nashville may be quietly preparing to compete for a transformative Tech-standards player


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TNInvestco 2.0 prospects uncertain, entrepreneurs and investors begin charting path forward | TNInvestco, Doug Overbey, Susan Lynn, Gov. Bill Haslam, Bill Hagerty, Eric Cromwell, Dan Schmisseur, Charlie Brock, Sam Lynch, Life Science Tennessee, LST, TTDC, LaunchTN, Tennessee Technology Development Corporation, Jeff Brown, accelerators, INCITE, TNInvestco, Dennis Bottorff, Laura Elkins, Tom Rogers, Tech2020, Joe Cook Jr., Charles Sargent, Larry Coleman, Eric Dobson, Grady Vanderhoofven, James Stover, Luke Froeb, Vanderbilt University, Owen Graduate School of Management, capital formation, SeedHatchery, Memphis Bioworks Foundation, Steven Bares
TNInvestco 2.0 prospects uncertain, entrepreneurs
and investors begin charting path forward

Since opinions are hard to monetize, leaders statewide seek new sources of momentum


Milt Capps addendum 8:18 a.m. Oct. 17, 2014

Burcham 'virtually certain' he will resume his entrepreneurial path,now drives Nashville Entrepreneur Center toward inflection point | Nashville Entrepreneur Center, Michael Burcham, mentors, startups, LaunchTN, Jumpstart Foundry, Mitch Evans, Sam Lingo, Jonathan Sexton, Jim Biggs, Knoxville Entrepreneur Center, Steve Bares, Memphis BioWorks, Company Lab, Sheldon Grizzle, Blank Slate Ventures, UpGlobal, Steve Case, Spartan Ventures, international, Saudi Arabia, Vanderbilt University, MOOC, telepresence, education, training, talent, Creatives, capital, Galen Partners, Paradigm Health, leadership, Canvass Network, online, Google for Entrepreneurs, management, Mitch Evans, Country Music Association, CMA, music, entertainment
Burcham 'virtually certain' he will resume his entrepreneurial path,
now drives Nashville Entrepreneur Center toward inflection point

Programming, international outreach, finances are among the metrics CEO watches.


Milt Capps Updated 17 December 2014 1:46pm

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