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Carnegie Mellon and Pittsburgh Site by the River

“Innovation Works raises $24M for new fund Riverfront Ventures from investors including Carnegie Mellon and Pittsburgh Universities.”  Read more at Global University Venturing... Read More

Pittsburgh entrepreneurs, investors celebrate wins

This year’s 3RVF was the largest fair in the organizations history, with more than 150 investors and 42 featured companies. Read more in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette... Read More

3 Rivers Capital Fair at Heinz Field brings investors, startups together

“Pittsburgh is increasingly becoming a Midwest magnet, offering a slower, more deliberate pace of deal-making for investors looking for new companies with big ideas, say startups and investors.” Read more in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review... Read More

Pittsburgh startups catch eyes, pockets of venture capitalists

Funding to local startups in the first nine months of 2014 was more than $250M due in part to improving economy, an oversaturation of investors in Silicon Valley and greater visibility of research from Pittsburgh’s Universities.  Read mor... Read More

Pittsbsurgh Venture Capital Grows with Investments, New Fund

October 6, 2014 - Pittsburgh, PA - Investment in Pittsburgh technology companies is significantly increasing due to an uptick in investment from existing, local venture capital, an influx of out-of-town investment, and now a new fund from Innovation ... Read More

Congrats to the Pittsburgh startup community. Oh, and stop congratulating yourself.

Pittsburgh’s startup community has come a long way in 30 years and can do even better! Read more in NewVenturist... Read More

Pittsburgh is a vibrant ecosystem for high tech companies

“If you think Silicon Valley has a lock on all things technology, think again.  Pittsburgh is nurturing and growing a new generation of technology innovators.”  Read more in NetworkWorld... Read More

Pittsburgh is a vibrant ecosystem for high tech companies

“If you think Silicon Valley has a lock on all things technology, think again.  Pittsburgh is nurturing and growing a new generation of technology innovators.” Read more in NetworkWorld... Read More

U.S. Economic Development Administration Invests $800,000 to Support Entrepreneurs and Startups in Southwestern Pennsylvania

"The U.S. Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) today announced an $800,000 grant to Innovation Works in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to expand the AlphaLab startup accelerator." Read more in the EDA press release... Read More

4moms baby gear company raises $41 million, rolling out four new products

4moms has raised $41 million for future product development and even greater levels of company growth. Read more in NEXTPittsburgh... Read More

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