The most innovative tech companies in the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Ohio, and Wisconsin have something truly exciting to look forward to - Lead411 has just rolled out the list of Hottest Companies in the Midwest!
Lead411begins the second quarter of the year with a lot of excitement for DC, as the company announces the list of Hottest Companies in the DC area.
As part of the Lead411 teams daily tasks, they go through more than 600 pages of press releases, as well as venture capital funding news, business articles, and more. This particular list originated from a total of 389 organizations/companies, and has been minimized to the top 24.
SynCardia Systems had recently put together a total of $19 million in new investments. They gained $15m worth of structured financing from Athyrium Opportunities, and $4 million came from their existing shareholders.
The company’s Vice President of Communications Don Isaacs tells us more about this recent funding in this e-interview with Lead411:
SoMoLend Holdings LLC recently acquired $400,000 from QED Investors thus closing their seed-stage funding to a laudable $2 million worth. They are looking at improving their software platform as well as expanding their marketing and social networking efforts.
The company’s CEO and Founder Candace Klein shares more about this recent funding through this e-interview with Lead411:
Life360 will bring more families closer through their popular family location app, with the help of BMW i Ventures’ recent funding to the company. BMW i Ventures is BMW’s venture capital arm, and Life360 is their fifth strategic investment.
The company’s CEO Chris Hulls tells us more about this recent funding in an e-interview with Lead411:
BASIS Science, Inc. continues on its successful path as they have recently gained an impressive $11.5 million in Series B funding. This particular round was participated in by DCM and Norwest Venture Partners, and was led by Mayfield Funds.
The company’s CEO Jef Holove shares more about this recent funding in this e-interview with Lead411:
EatStreet is bound to expand into new markets and generate more jobs for qualified individuals as they have most recently acquired $2 million worth of Series A funding. The financing was led by Cornerstone Opportunity Partners, LLC, and was also participated in by Gener8tor as well as new angel investors and existing investors.
The company’s CEO and co-founder Matt Howard share more about this funding news through this e-interview with Lead411:
KannaLife Sciences Inc. will continue to breathe new life to pharmacological products this year through research and development, as they had recently received Series A financing amounting to $1.5 million.
The company’s Founder and Chief Executive Officer Dean Petkanas shares more about this recent achievement in this e-interview with Lead411:
The electricity in the exciting city of San Francisco goes up a few notches higher as Lead411 rolls out the list of the Hottest Companies in San Francisco.
This particular list is composed of the most innovative technology companies in the city, a result of the industrious daily scouring of more than 600 press releases, new office openings, business articles, and company launches by the Lead411 team. Out of the 3112 that were originally part of the list, it was condensed to the top 70.
This would be the company’s 6th consecutive year of posting phenomenal financial results, and they would be using this particular generous investment for further marketing and product development as well as international expansion.
The company’s CEO Michael Phelan and Vice President of Marketing Yama Habibzai came together to provide us with more information about the company and the recent investment through this e-interview with Lead411: