Brian Neltner, CEO of Navolta, an NSIV cleantech company, is excited to announce that he has entered into a licensing agreement with UMass Amherst
Congratulations to cleantech member Founder & CEO William Bardosh and his company TerraVerdae BioWorks, who has been chosen to participate in the Young Entrepreneurs Initiative (Yei) Program.
Akrivis Technologies Awarded a Phase I SBIR Contract by the NIH/NCI
Dr. Richard Wylie, President of Endicott College, Joins North Shore InnoVentures’ Board of Directors
New England Hydropower Company was featured in the Salem News and the Canton Compass for its contracts in Canton, Conn., to showcase the company’s Archimedes Screw Turbine Generator, which is considered a “best practice” for small hydroelectric generation in the UK and Europe.
Boston Business Journal Features: Cleantech Startup CrowdComfort raises $344,000, aims to double headcount by year’s end
Cleantech startup CrowdComfort, a 2014 MassChallenge finalist and North Shore InnoVentures member, was featured in the Boston Business Journal for raising $343,892 out of a planned $1.5 million round from undisclosed angel investors in the Northeast and the company’s founders, said co-founder and CEO Eric Graham.
RAN Biotechnologies, a provider of chemicals and solutions specially optimized for biotechnological applications, has entered into a distributorship agreement with Fluigent, a Paris-based leader in microfluidic flow control instruments, for distribution of RAN Biotechnologies products in Europe.
NSIV Graduate Akrivis Technologies Develops Nanomedicine Platform for High Payload Targeted Drug Delivery
Akrivis Technologies and CEA-Leti announced their collaboration to develop an extremely adaptable, efficient and highly targeted drug delivery platform for chemotherapy and other treatments that require a high concentration of powerful drugs to be delivered precisely to targeted cells. The new platform will be based on Akrivis Technologies’ proprietary Z–TECT™ technology that targets and detects unusually low levels of proteins and molecular targets and Leti’s Lipidot® nanovector delivery capability. Developed by Akrivis Technologies, LLC, a biopharmaceutical company based in Cambridge, Mass.
CrowdComfort and New England Hydropower Company were two of twelve companies chosen to present at the White House for a “Datapalooza” event on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. Sponsored by the White House, the U.S. Department of Energy, and the General Services Administration, the 2014 Energy Datapalooza recognizes private-sector innovators that are harnessing the power of data to build the clean energy economy. Martha Farmer, CEO of North Shore InnoVentures (NSIV), was pleased that the organization had such a strong presence at the event: “The fact that one-sixth of the speakers were NSIV members reflects our continuing efforts to attract innovative startups that are poised for success.”
Beverly, MA – May 28, 2014—CrowdComfort, a sustainable technology company that helps facilities managers improve operational and energy efficiency by crowd-sourcing geo-located building maintenance and environmental compliance data in real time, will be participating in the 2014 Energy Datapalooza, sponsored by the White House. The event will take place on Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and will include a “Technology Showcase” of over 30 innovative uses of energy data.