April 13 - May 1

Congrats to Kilo Medical Solutions for winning the SCORECard Competition!

CarLotz co-founders are finalists for EY Entrepreneur of the Year award!

Dominion Energy Innovation Center two to lead business incubator
The Dominion Energy Innovation Center, a business incubator in Ashland, has hired a new director and a new program manager.

Startup Spotlight: In a 'growth phase,' Richmond-based Grenova has opened a new office and production plant
It's taken some time, but the startup business that Ali Safavi founded in 2014 with a mission of reducing plastic waste in laboratories is gaining traction.

Shockoe Bottom startup offers insurance for the adventurous set
A local insurance startup aimed at outdoor enthusiasts is gradually making its way east as it plans a launch in its home state.

College student entrepreneurs win Something in the Water pitch competition
Severe weather forced the cancelation of musical performances at Pharrell Williams’ Something in the Water Festival on Friday, but it didn’t dampen a business pitch competition organized by the festival, Old Dominion University and Cox Communications.

Making the 'pivot' is among key topics for entrepreneurs at the DownRiver summit
Knowing when to pivot and how to handle the consequences were some of the main topics on the agenda Wednesday at the DownRiver Summit, a gathering of almost 200 Richmond-area entrepreneurs and other businesses, professionals and organizations that help support them.

Startup Virginia's Richard Wintsch strives to be a supporter of entrepreneurs
As executive director of Startup Virginia, Richard Wintsch works daily among entrepreneurs who are in the early stages of building new business ventures.

Startup Spotlight: New Henrico business makes and sells keto-friendly meals and desserts
Vicki Alexander makes a keto diet-friendly cheesy pepperoni pizza with a crust that tastes nothing like cauliflower crust, a substitute sometimes used in low-carb pizza.