Foundations Endow Purdue Professorship

The Henry Haller Jr. Foundation has donated $750,000 to endow a professorship to support cancer biology research efforts from the Center for Cancer Research and the College of Science at Purdue Univer... Read More

Granger Moms Launch Babysitter App

A Granger-based startup has launched an app designed to make it easier for parents to book a babysitter. Gitta LLC was co-founded in 2019 by Mandy Kinnucan and Anna Johnson, who say they had become fr... Read More

ITIA Launches Tech-Focused Web Show

The Indiana Technology & Innovation Association has launched a monthly web show designed to showcase the state's growing tech sector. The organization says Indiana Innovates will feature Hoosier compa... Read More

High Alpha Launches E-Commerce Platform for Culinary Artists

A new e-commerce platform designed for independent culinary artists has launched out of Indianapolis-based venture studio High Alpha. Castiron says its platform provides users with a customizable website builder, built-in food-specific product information such as ingredients and allergen disclosures, and order and inventory management tools. Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Mark Josephson says the goal […]... Read More

Indy Software Company Acquired

An Indianapolis-based revenue intelligence software company is under new ownership. Canopy.io, which has developed a sales analytics and forecasting platform, has been acquired by Seattle-based Outrea... Read More

Storybolt to Boost Platform, Marketing with Funding

A Hammond-based startup that focuses on equity and inclusion training says it plans to use a recently-secured funding round to further develop its platform and grow sales and marketing efforts. Storybolt last month closed on $1 million in seed funding that included the first investment from Ohio-based CareSource’s Diversity & Social Impact Investment Fund. The startup has developed […]... Read More

IU Northwest Awarded STEM Grant

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded a $5 million grant to Indiana University Northwest to boost the number of students in the region graduating with bachelor's degrees in STEM fields. The fiv... Read More