From Grandma’s to Wall Street

Brian Fox’s company had humble beginnings but became embraced by some of the world’s biggest financial players. Go inside the sale of, one of the biggest ever of a Nashville tech startup.

The Council, NCN Present Panel Discussion on Successful Health Care Entrepreneurs Investing in the Next Generation

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 29, 2019) – This week the Nashville Health Care Council and Nashville Capital Network hosted “Developing Health Care Ventures: Successful Entrepreneurs Investing in the Next Generation,” an annual event featuring veteran health care entrepreneurs and investors. More than 160 Council members attended the event at the Westin Nashville for insight into the journey of entrepreneur turned investor and, in some cases, returning to entrepreneur again.

NCN Updates Findings From Venture Capital Research Project

NASHVILLE, TN (August 27, 2019) — Nashville Capital Network (NCN) announced today that it has updated its study on venture capital activity in middle Tennessee. The report is a continuation of NCN and Nashville Health Care Council’s 2011 and 2015 studies titled “Nashville Venture Capital Report.” The report explores venture capital investments in Nashville-based companies with a special focus on venture capital investment in Nashville-based health care companies.

NCN Portfolio Company Groups360 Announces $50 Million Investment

Nashville, TN – Groups360, a leading online marketplace for meetings, today announced that four major hospitality companies – Accor, Hilton, IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) and Marriott International – have invested a combined $50 million in Groups360 to enhance the GroupSyncTM platform and make group travel easier for meeting planners. GroupSyncTM will deliver the first truly transparent, efficient and cost-effective online tool for meeting planners to source and book meetings and events across a wide selection of brands.

JumpCrew raises $7M+ led by NCN

Fast-growing sales, marketing and publishing venture JumpCrew has secured a $7.2 million investment to build on its recent momentum, which included three acquisitions and the hiring of 100 people.

NCN Partners Fund Invests in Chattanooga-based Bellhops Inc

Bellhops, the nation’s first tech-enabled moving company, announced that it has raised more than 31 million dollars in its Series C round of funding, which was led by Advance Venture Partners, with participation from Canaan, Initialized Capital, Lerer Hippeau Ventures, and Nashville Capital Network.

CareHarmony Secures Series A Financing Round Led by Nashville Capital Network

BRENTWOOD, TN (November 14, 2018) — CareHarmony, a leading provider of population health and care coordination software and services to health care organizations, today announced it has secured Series A funding led by Nashville Capital Network (NCN).  Participating with NCN are several prominent local health care executives, including Kirk Stanley, who will join the board of the company alongside Chase Perry from NCN.   The funding will help fuel CareHarmony’s rapid growth as well as broaden and accelerate product development.