NCN joins Grant Avenue Capital in its acquisition of QHR Health

Brentwood, Tenn., June 1, 2021 –– QHR Health, a leading shared service solutions provider for independent hospitals and health systems nationwide, announced it has been acquired by Grant Avenue Capital, LLC, a healthcare-focused private equity firm. QHR will now operate as an independent portfolio company of Grant Avenue Capital and is no longer a subsidiary of Quorum Health Corporation (QHC). Terms of the acquisition are undisclosed.

NCN Portfolio Company AxiaMed Acquired By Bank of America

Acquisition Enhances the Bank’s Ability to Serve Healthcare Clients with a Comprehensive Range of Payment Solutions

April 02, 2021 — Bank of America today announced that it has acquired Axia Technologies, Inc. (“AxiaMed”), an industry-leading health care payment and technology company focused on facilitating secure patient payments.

Upfront Healthcare raises $11.5 million in Series B funding round led by Baird Capital

CHICAGO—Upfront Healthcare, a leading omnichannel communication and patient engagement platform, raised $11.5 million in a Series B funding round, led by new investor Baird Capital along with participation from their series A investors LRVHealth, Echo Health Ventures, Nashville Capital Network and Hyde Park Venture Partners. Upfront has received $21.5 million in financing to date.

Smarsh Acquires Digital Reasoning

Combining Global Leadership in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning with Market Leading Electronic Communications Archiving and Supervision

PORTLAND, Ore. & NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Smarsh®, enabling organizations to manage risk and uncover value within their electronic communications, announced the acquisition of Digital Reasoning, a global leader in natural language processing (NLP), artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning (ML), at the 2020 FINRA Artificial Intelligence Virtual Conference. The transaction brings together the leadership of Smarsh in digital communications content capture, archiving, supervision and e-discovery, with Digital Reasoning’s leadership in advanced AI/ML powered analytics. The combined company will enable customers to spot risks before they happen, maximize the scalability of supervision teams, and uncover strategic insights from large volumes of data in real-time.

NCN and Council Present Panel Discussion on the Post-Election Dynamics of Capital and Health Care Ventures

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Last week, the Nashville Health Care Council and Nashville Capital Network hosted “The Post-Election Dynamics of Capital and Health Care Ventures,” panel in which health care entrepreneurs, investors and advisors explored how the results of the 2020 election and the ongoing coronavirus pandemic could impact the landscape of health care capital and investments in the coming months.

The Post-Election Dynamics of Capital and Health Care Ventures

November 5, 2020

NCN and the Council present

The Post-Election Dynamics of Capital and Health Care Ventures

Join us for a discussion with health care entrepreneurs, investors and advisors. The panel will explore the post-election landscape of capital and investment in health care while in a pandemic.


Devin Carty
Martin Ventures
Co-Founder and Board Chairman
Wellvana Health

L.A. Galyon
Managing Director and Partner
Brentwood Capital Advisors

Anna Haghgooie
Managing Director
Blue Venture Fund
and Sandbox Industries

Moderated by:

Gail Peace
Founder and CEO
Ludi, Inc

Register here.

NCN Leads $2 Million Series A for ModifyHealth, Completes 50th Company Investment

ModifyHealth plans to leverage NCN’s extensive network of investors to expand healthcare partnerships.
NASHVILLE, August 7, 2020 — ModifyHealth, a nationwide provider of gut-friendly, Low-FODMAP and gluten-free meals, announced today the closing of $2 million in Series A funding led by Nashville Capital Network (NCN). The partnership with NCN will support ModifyHealth’s continued growth of its category-leading ‘food as medicine’ solutions and further expansion of its nationwide operations to deliver meaningful patient outcomes.

NCN Announces New Partnerships

Maynard Cooper partners with NCN to expand presence in Nashville

Nashville, TN (February 11, 2020) – Nashville Capital Network announced a new partnership with law firm Maynard Cooper & Gale to support its ongoing entrepreneurial and capital formation initiatives. NCN’s Partner Program includes many of the leading legal, financial, and entrepreneur support firms in the middle Tennessee market. These groups support the component of NCN’s work that helps create a better local environment for high growth companies and venture capital formation.