Alliance Member News

Alliance Members don’t just read the news ... they make the news. To check out our “Members News” from prior years, click the list below:

VenueNext Gets Investment from Intel Capital
May 08, 2018

VenueNext, led by Alliance member John Paul, announced that the company has secured an investment from Intel Capital.

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5 Alliance Members on the List of the Best Places to Work
April 18, 2018

Five companies, led by Alliance Members, were named to the 2018 list of the "Best Places to Work in the Bay Area!

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Doug Murray Among CEOs with 100% Ratings on Glassdoor
April 16, 2018

Alliance member Doug Murray is among CEOs with 100% ratings who were recently profiled in an Entrepreneur magazine article.

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Four Alliance Member Companies Selected InfoSec Award Winners
April 16, 2018

Four companies, led by Alliance Members, were selected winners of Cyber Defense magazine’s 2018 InfoSec Awards

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Fleetsmith Secures $7.7M Investment to Manage Apple Devices
April 10, 2018

Fleetsmith, a startup that wants to make it easier for companies to manage their Apple devices, announced a $7.7 million Series A round today led by Upfront Ventures.  Fleetsmith is led by Alliance member Zack Blum.

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Embolx Awarded Small Business Innovation Research Grant
April 06, 2018

Embolx, a medical device company, announced that the Company has been awarded a Small Business Innovation Research grant valued at $2 million from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).  Embolx is led by Alliance member Michael Allen.

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FDA Approves Sonoma Pharmaceuticals Germ-Killing Gel
April 05, 2018

Sonoma Pharmaceuticals announced that the company secured U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval for a gel designed to fight infection and speed healing after laser skin therapy and chemical peels.  Alliance member Jim Schutz is the CEO of Sonoma Pharmaceuticals.

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Automation Anywhere Debuts RPA Industry’s First Bot Store
March 14, 2018

The Bot Store ushers in a new economy of digital workers, with ready-to-use bots from Automation Anywhere and its partner ecosystem. The Automation Anywhere leadership team includes Alliance members Mihir Shukla, Richard French, Edmundo Costa and Peter Meechan.

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#InfoSecSuperwomen: Christy Wyatt
March 08, 2018

Alliance member Christy Wyatt, CEO of DtexSystems, was recently interviewed for a CISO MAG article.

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Ooma Agrees to Acquire Voxter
March 05, 2018

Ooma, a smart communications platform for businesses and consumers, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Voxter Communications, a provider of custom UCaaS solutions for mid-market and enterprise businesses. Alliance member Ravi Narula is the CFO of Ooma.

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FileShadow Founder Tyrone Pike Finds Consistent Paths To Success
March 03, 2018

David K. Williams recently interviewed Alliance member Tyrone Pike for Forbes magazine.

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VitalConnect Launches Continuous Patient Monitoring Platform in Hospitals Nationwide
February 27, 2018

VitalConnect, Inc., a leader in wearable biosensor technology for wireless monitoring in hospitals and remote patient populations, announced the launch of the Vista Solution™ platform. The Vista Solution platform enables wireless, real-time, continuous patient monitoring, and delivers a seamless feed of patient data that supports timely caregiver analysis in the hospital or at home.  VitalConnect is led by Alliance member Nersi Nazari.

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SmartBiz Loans Surpasses JP Morgan Chase as Number One Provider for SBA Loans
February 14, 2018

SmartBiz Loans, the #1 SBA marketplace and bank-enabling technology platform, announced that it has outpaced a number of national banks, including JP Morgan Chase, to become the top facilitator of SBA 7(a) loans $350,000 and less for the 2017 calendar year. Alliance member Evan Singer is the CEO of SmartBiz Loans.

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BullGuard Wins Best-in-class Gold Malware Protection Award
February 07, 2018

BullGuard, led by Alliance member Paul Lipman, has won a prestigious Gold Malware Protection Award from AV-Comparatives for its next-generation layered defence system. This best-in-class award acknowledges the high levels of protection BullGuard provides in defending against malware.

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Brown and Caldwell Expands Industrial Water Practice
February 01, 2018

Brown and Caldwell, a leading environmental engineering and construction firm, announced that it has added the resources of J4 Engineering Group, a leading industrial water services firm based in Boise, Idaho.  Alliance member Craig Goehring is the CEO of Brown and Caldwell.

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Mypurmist Included in the 60th GRAMMY Awards Gift Bag
January 22, 2018

A cordless Mypurmist Free ultrapure, personal steam inhaler is in the 60th GRAMMY Awards Gift Bag which will be given to every performer and presenter at the 2018 Awards show.  Mypurmist is led by Alliance member Lars Barfod.

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Rachel Haurwitz Among the Nominees for Newsweek’s “Women of the Future” Issue
January 18, 2018

Newsweek asked 20 prominent women to each nominate an up-and-comer they believe will be a trailblazer for the next generation. Congratulations to Alliance member Rachel Haurwitz who is among these 20 nominees.

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Anomali secures $40 million Series D
January 17, 2018

Anomali, a threat detection and mitigation company, announced a hefty $40 million Series D investment led by Lumia Capital.  Alliance member Hugh Njemanze is the CEO of Anomali.

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CLEVER Named to List of the Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America
December 19, 2017

Congratulations to Alliance member Cat Lincoln and CLEVER on being named to the 2017 Entrepreneur 360 list of the best entrepreneurial companies in America.

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Softvison Transforms Customer Engagement for Big-Name Brands
December 19, 2017

 Alliance member Andres Angelini, CEO of Softvision, was recently interviewed for a Digital Journal article.

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