The Launch Place Recognized as an Active Investor by ARI

Angel Resource Institute (ARI) recognizes The Launch Place as one of the most active investors in the Southeast in its 2017 HALO Report. This report is the leading source of trends and regional deal data for startups, angel investing, and entrepreneurs.

The Launch Place Welcomes Medical Device Startup VitalFlo to Growing Portfolio

The Launch Place has added another young company to their diverse portfolio. Raleigh medtech company VitalFlo will receive a $75,000 pre-seed investment from The Launch Place to help them develop their lung health analytics platform and patent-pending mobile spirometer.

Who Had the Winning Idea at IdeaFest?

Twenty competitors took the stage to pitch their business to a panel of judges for a chance to win cash prize money to turn their idea into a reality. This year The Launch Place received 122 applications from various competitors who were vying for one of the top 20 spots.