RoddyMedical Inc. Raises $600K In Seed Round, Partners with Two Badger Fund of Fund Venture Capital Investor Groups to Launch Innovative Medical Device SecureMove‐TLCTM

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] RoddyMedical, Inc. announced the closing of its $600,000 series seed investment round and partnership with the Winnebago Seed Fund, and the Winnow Fund, two of Wisconsin’s Badger Fund of Fund venture capital firms. The seed round will finance the manufacturing and product launch of the...

UWM Research Foundation supported startup TCARE, Inc. has a Successful Funding Round

On September 17th, TCARE announced it had closed a $3 million financing round led by SixThirty Ventures, Aflac Ventures, BlueCross BlueShield MN, Blu Ventures, Village Capital, Connetic Ventures and Gener8tor Fund. “TCARE is a great example of applying research at UWM and translating it into a private startup,” stated Troy Vosseller, co-founder of Gener8tor. “TCARE is solving a market problem, but its underpinnings are rooted in the academic research of Dr. Rhonda Montgomery who explored the interplay of burnout and caregiving.”

Avdeev named director of innovation at Lubar Entrepreneurship Center

Ilya Avdeev has been named director of innovation at the new Lubar Entrepreneurship Center. In this role, Avdeev — an associate professor of mechanical engineering who has been instrumental in fostering entrepreneurship at UWM — will lead program development and partnership cultivation.

Milwaukee startups receive funding to commercialize their technology

By Nick Williams – Reporter, Milwaukee Business Journal Four Milwaukee-area startups are receiving some extra cash from government and academic funding programs to help commercialize their technology. AquaMetals, based in the Milwaukee County Research Park's Technology Innovation Center in Wauwatosa, is getting up to $75,000 in Small...