Thoughts from the Managing Director on Iron Yard Ventures Batch 6

Iron Yard Ventures was ranked as one of the top startup accelerator programs in the United States in both 2015 and 2016. Since 2012, IYV has invested in more than 62 early stage technology companies who have gone on to raise more than $100 million in follow-on funding. In Spring 2016, Iron Yards Ventures announced a hospitality-focused accelerator to … Continued

Inbound Retargeting Acquires Las Vegas-based Primeloop

Vancouver-based Inbound Retargeting Technologies has acquired Las Vegas-based Primeloop in an effort to strengthen its link retargeting product. Inbound’s flagship product, Retarget Links, allows social media, inbound, and email advertisers to create short links that anonymously tag people clicking on the links. These tags are then recognized by ad networks and publishers, allowing them to … Continued

Stable Technologies Acquired by Originate

Originate, the AI-native software platform company, announced the acquisition of Stable Technologies, a rapid application and custom development firm based in Las Vegas. “As Originate continues to scale and deploy new AI-Native technologies, these types of acquisitions supercharge our growth”, said Russ Logan, Managing Director of Originate. “With technology advancing at an exponential rate, Originate … Continued

[email protected] 2016

This year, [email protected] will be hosted at The Innevation Center on Saturday, November 19, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The event will consist of workshops, community professionals, and other educational activities. The theme this year is “What Now?” If young people believed that they had the capacity to contribute to the world in a significant way … Continued

Launching Las Vegas 2016

The annual Launching Las Vegas Award was created to celebrate the hard work, effort, and commitment local startup companies and entrepreneurs devote to helping Las Vegas shine. The nominees chosen for this award demonstrate dedication to improving our community through economic growth, and the sense of purpose and passion their efforts display. “We started Launching Las Vegas … Continued

Meet Rich Belsky: Delivering an Inspiring Talk at Innevation Center

Rich Belsky is a Pitt Law graduate, part-time professor and UNLV, and seasoned entrepreneur. In the years since he graduated law school, he has lived the entrepreneur’s dream in Las Vegas. He worked in industries from media to talent management before jumping head-first into the startup world in 2008. He launched VTF Capital-backed Rolltech in 2011. Recently, Sports … Continued

Startup Weekend Las Vegas 2016

Since 2011, Startup Weekend Las Vegas has been one of the most attended and anticipated events in the startup community. This time around, Startup Weekend Las Vegas will take place Friday, November 18– 20, 2016. The event will be held at The Iron Yard Las Vegas campus. Startup Weekend is a 54-hour event where developers, designers and … Continued

Meet Shavonnah Tièra Collins: Fulfilling Her Passion at RedFlint

Shavonnah Tièra Collins, a longtime innovator and doer within the startup community in Las Vegas, was recently named as the Managing Director of the RedFlint experience center. The center is on track to open in downtown Las Vegas this month. As part of our Meet VegasTech Community Members series, we talk with Collins about the new role and how … Continued

Nominations Open for 2016 Las Vegas Top Tech Exec Awards

VEGAS INC is accepting nominations for its sixth annual Las Vegas Top Tech Exec Awards. The 2016 Las Vegas Top Tech Exec Awards is a collaboration between Cox Business and VEGAS INC to honor the Las Vegas Valley’s most outstanding information technology executives, as nominated by their colleagues, clients, and peers. Honorees will be selected … Continued

Quertle Releases BioAI, Impacting Biomedical Drug Discovery

Henderson-based Quertle is a growing biomedical big data analytics company. The team has integrated artificial intelligence and other modern technologies into its platform to gain first-ever insight from biomedical text content. Quertle has a long client list including top pharmas, universities, and hospitals – and this new technology will greatly impact these industries. The development of the first artificial intelligence and visual … Continued