BrightFarms Secures $100 Million Series E Round of Funding

October 20, 2020 - BrightFarms, a leading next-generation indoor farming company supplying U.S. grocery retailers with packaged salad greens, has secured more than $100 million in debt and new equity capital to support robust expansion plans. The Series E round of funding was led by Cox Enterprises, which now owns a majority stake in the company, [...]

2020-11-05T17:00:44+00:00 November 5th, 2020|Comments Off on BrightFarms Secures $100 Million Series E Round of Funding

Don Phillips, Chairman and CEO of WP Global Partners, Featured on Boston Private’s Family Office Connections: Private Equity Podcast

October 5, 2020 - Don Phillips , Chairman and CEO of WP Global Partners, joined Richard Perez, Managing Director and Chief Strategist at KLS, a Division of Boston Private for a discussion on the private equity space including making good decisions during difficult times, best practices when developing a private equity investment platform, and considerations [...]

2020-10-14T14:45:49+00:00 October 14th, 2020|Comments Off on Don Phillips, Chairman and CEO of WP Global Partners, Featured on Boston Private’s Family Office Connections: Private Equity Podcast

FarmVisionAITM by Illumitex is named an Honorable Mention in Fast Company’s 2020 Innovation by Design Awards

September 30, 2020 - FarmVisionAI received an Honorable Mention from Fast Company’s Innovation by Design Awards 2020 in the Data Design category. The awards, which can be found in the October/November 2020 issue of Fast Company, are one of the most sought-after design awards in the industry. Innovation by Design is the only competition to [...]

2020-10-07T19:22:52+00:00 October 7th, 2020|Comments Off on FarmVisionAITM by Illumitex is named an Honorable Mention in Fast Company’s 2020 Innovation by Design Awards

Australis Receives Seafood Sustainability & Conservation Award

September 24, 2020 - SeafoodSource named Australis to its list of Top 25: Seafood Sustainability & Conservation. To compile the list, the SeafoodSource editorial team conducted an extensive nomination and analysis process involving the consultation of a panel of outside experts renowned in the seafood sustainability community. In tandem with the panelists’ recommendations, SeafoodSource also [...]

2020-09-28T14:10:04+00:00 September 28th, 2020|Comments Off on Australis Receives Seafood Sustainability & Conservation Award

WP Global Partners Hires Associate

Sean Peters is actively involved in sourcing and investment diligence for private equity funds, secondaries, and co-investments and assists with portfolio management and industry research. Prior to joining WP Global, he served as an Associate and Analyst at two technology startups, respectively. He also previously worked in the Real Estate, Lodging and Leisure Investment Banking [...]

2020-09-18T17:26:50+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Comments Off on WP Global Partners Hires Associate

Ginger Announces $50 Million in Series D Funding

August 6, 2020 - Ginger, a provider of on-demand mental healthcare, today announced a $50 million Series D funding round to expand access to its leading on-demand mental healthcare system. Ginger has more than tripled revenue over the past year, and now brings access to on-demand mental healthcare to millions around the world through 200+ [...]

2020-08-10T14:45:16+00:00 August 10th, 2020|Comments Off on Ginger Announces $50 Million in Series D Funding

Metabiota Featured in Wired: We Can Protect the Economy From Pandemics. Why Didn’t We?

June 16, 2020 - Metabiota, a provider of epidemic and infectious disease risk management services, was featured in Wired. Read more here.

2020-06-29T19:50:07+00:00 June 29th, 2020|Comments Off on Metabiota Featured in Wired: We Can Protect the Economy From Pandemics. Why Didn’t We?

Ginger CEO Featured on Life Sciences Podcast

May 18, 2020 - Russell Glass, CEO of Ginger, was featured in a podcast with other life science CEOs to discuss the state of the industry, innovations on the horizon and opportunities that may arise for family offices and investors with Edward Marshall, Managing Director at Boston Private. Listen here. About Ginger Ginger (“Ginger.io” or [...]

2020-06-29T14:50:50+00:00 May 20th, 2020|Comments Off on Ginger CEO Featured on Life Sciences Podcast

MindCare Named One of the Best Tech Startups in Tennessee

MindCare, a leading provider of round-the-clock telepsychiatry and behavioral health services to hospitals, emergency departments, outpatient clinics, and correctional facilities, was named as one of the best tech startups in Tennessee in 2020 by The Tech Tribune. The Tech Tribune Staff compiled the list by considering several factors including revenue potential, leadership team, brand/product traction [...]

2020-04-01T19:08:13+00:00 April 1st, 2020|Comments Off on MindCare Named One of the Best Tech Startups in Tennessee

Trace Genomics Acquires Soil Processing Assets to Open Iowa Laboratory

March 10, 2020 - Trace Genomics, the pioneering soil science, genomics and machine learning company, has acquired certain soil processing assets from WinField United, and has opened a soil lab facility located in Ames, Iowa. Trace Genomics partners with agronomists to make crucial input and planting decisions that maximize yields while also optimizing the use [...]

2020-03-10T18:43:00+00:00 March 10th, 2020|Comments Off on Trace Genomics Acquires Soil Processing Assets to Open Iowa Laboratory