Posts Categorized: Portfolio News

Momentum and Chrysalis Ventures-backed IBBS Receive FCC Approval for Merger

Momentum and IBBS Receive FCC Approval for Merger Leading OSS and wholesale VoIP providers finalize merger Birmingham, AL and Atlanta, GA — March 11, 2014 — Momentum and IBBS (Integrated Broadband Services), the top two providers of private label voice services and broadband management/OSS solutions, have announced today that the previously announced merger between the…
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NextImage Medical Acquires WorkWell, Inc.

NextImage Medical Acquires WorkWell, Inc. Deal Enables NextImage to Offer Workers’ Compensation Payers Exceptional Physical Therapy Services and Technology SAN DIEGO, CA (March 11, 2014) –  NextImage Medical (NextImage), a leading provider of specialized cost containment services to the workers’ compensation industry, today announced that it has completed the purchase of WorkWell, Inc. (WorkWell).  The…
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Snow Phipps Acquires HCTec, Subsidiary of HCCA

This quarter we are pleased to announce HCTec, the subsidiary of HCCA, one of our fastest-growing portfolio companies has been acquired by Snow Phipps. We sit down with Chrysalis Chairman David A. Jones, Jr., who’s on the Board of HCCA to discuss what this means for the former parent and Chrysalis portfolio company. What’s the…
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A Healthcare Priority: Q&A with Connecture’s CEO, Doug Schneider

A survey conducted on January 3-9th by the Kaiser Family Foundation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard School of Public Health, respondents identified the top healthcare priorities.  The survey found that 55% said creating an insurance exchange should top the list of healthcare priorities for state officials. Health insurance exchanges have been a hot…
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CEO Chat: MyHealthDIRECT Changing patient behavior using health IT

    Tom Cox, MyHealthDIRECT, CEO from Chrysalis Ventures on Vimeo. You’ve heard it time and time again — technology has changed the way we work, live, play….well, it has pretty much changed and impacted everything we do.  Now, technology is playing a significant role in how Americans take charge of their healthcare. In this…
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CEO Chat: StraighterLine Aces The Cost of College

  Burke Smith, StraighterLine, CEO from Chrysalis Ventures on Vimeo. Next up in our CEO Chat series is Burck Smith, CEO of StraighterLine.  Founded in 2010, StraighterLine offers a low-cost option that allows students to take a variety of accredited, general ed courses online — complete your freshman year of classes for $999, compared to…
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CEO Chat: Transforming the delivery of health insurance Doug Schneider, CEO, Connecture

  Doug Schneider, Connecture, CEO from Chrysalis Ventures on Vimeo. Last month at the Chrysalis Annual Meeting, we were able to sit down with several of our portfolio company CEOs to discuss their business.  First up in our six-part series, Doug Schneider, CEO of Connecture. Connecture has experienced significant growth this year as states are…
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Open Kernel Acquired by General Dynamics C4 Systems

by Wright Steenrod 9/11/12 Today General Dynamics C4 Systems announced it is acquiring our portfolio company Open Kernel Labs. This is a strong validation of the strength of OK-Labs’ technology and its value in military and defense communications. In addition, it demonstrates that high-growth, high technology companies are being founded in the Midwest, not just…
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