What is fueling Flyover Country innovation? In this weekly feature, we share a variety of announcements covering funding, acquisitions, exits, grants, and everything in between. Got something to celebrate? Click here to share your story.
- In its continuing effort to invest in businesses in flyover cities, Revolution, the investment firm founded by Steve Case, is raising $500 million for its latest fund. This comes four years after Revolution announced its third growth fund, which closed with $525 million in capital investments.
- The Ohio Third Frontier program wants to award up to $60 million in funding to organizations that will invest in Ohio technology companies in the early stages of commercializing their products or services.
- Bloomington, IN-based Civic Champs has just completed a $130,000 round of funding from the IU Angel Network. The company’s platform lets nonprofit organizations manage volunteer management.
- Kansas City’s TripleBlind, which helps enterprises share sensitive information with their stakeholders more effectively, has landed a strategic investment through Accenture Ventures. Terms of the investment were not disclosed.