Posts Categorized: Chrysalis News

Chrysalis Ventures Partner Wright Steenrod Speaks With Insider Louisville About iSqFt Acquisition

The article below was originally published here. San Francisco company acquires Chrysalis Ventures portfolio operation iSqFt, which digitized construction bidding by Terry Boyd – Insider Louisville       10/9/14 Louisville-based Chrysalis Ventures has a history of funding and nurturing early stage software-as-a-service companies, or SaaS, on the way to big exits. In 2014, companies that build sophisticated…
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MyHealthDirect Raises $8 Million in Additional Capital to Further Scale its Patient Access Solutions

Funding from existing partners Chrysalis Ventures and Arboretum Ventures with new funding from Ares Capital Corporation NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MyHealthDirect announced today its next round of growth funding to continue rapid expansion of its patient access solutions. Current partners, Chrysalis Ventures and Arboretum Ventures provided equity funding, and new partner, Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC), provided a…
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iSqFt and BidClerk Combine to Offer Superior SaaS Solutions

CINCINNATI & CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–iSqFt and BidClerk have announced that they have finalized and closed a transaction that merges the two fastest-growing, most innovative SaaS companies in the commercial construction software segment. The combined company will result in the new iSqFt offering a unique array of products and services, allowing construction companies to take control, network,…
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David Jones Speaks With Health Plan Week

Health Insurers Track Startups for Ideas, Investment Amid Venture-Capital Boom By Patrick Connole, Managing Editor September 8, 2014Volume 24Issue 30 Venture capital is flowing into the digital health space at rates that by midyear 2014 had already eclipsed what was seen for all of last year, according to new industry data. That leaves health insurers to consider investments…
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Portfolio company GoNoodle featured in The Wall Street Journal

“The growing body of research connecting physical activity to improved cognition and better performance in school across different student populations is very exciting. With GoNoodle we have applied this research in a practical way to help teachers easily deliver short bursts of in-classroom physical activity to all students. We are encouraged by the consistent feedback from teachers…
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CEO: TiVo’s $135M buy of Durham’s Digitalsmiths is paying off

CEO: TiVo’s $135M buy of Durham’s Digitalsmiths is paying off By Lauren K. Ohnesorge                  Aug 27, 2014, 12:48pm EDT Digitalsmiths is driving revenue growth for TiVo (Nasdaq: TIVO), the Silicon Valley media services firm that acquired the Durham company earlier this year for $135 million. And it could get more of an international push from…
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Portfolio Company HealthTeacher’s EdTech Management Tool Featured in USA Today

GoNoodle online tool boosts children’s focus The article originally posted in USA Today. NASHVILLE — What if three major issues plaguing today’s children — a sedentary lifestyle, attention problems and high stress levels — all had one simple solution? The Nashville-based creators of a classroom tool named GoNoodle think one such answer already exists. “We…
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David Jones Speaks With Health Plan Week: ‘Most Exciting Time’ Makes Plans Active Buyers of New Start-Ups

A combination of long-term trends, regulatory forces and technological wonders are all colliding to create the largest systemic change in health care since the implementation of Medicare 50 years ago, says David Jones, Jr., chairman of Louisville, Ky.-based venture capital firm Chrysalis Ventures and a current director and former chairman of Humana Inc.’s board. This…
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Chrysalis Portfolio Company, Cybera Included in Gartner, Inc. Cool Vendor Report

Gartner report names Cybera as Cool Vendor in Infrastructure Security Technologies Chrysalis Ventures portfolio Cybera, Inc., an industry leader in virtual application network services, has been included in Gartner, Inc’s. 2014 report ‘Cool Vendor in Security Infrastructure Protection’. Cybera, a pioneer in the SDN WAN market, has proven the security, economic value, and viability of…
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