Monthly Archives: April 2010

Entrustet Featured on Lifehacker & Fox Business Live

Capital Entrepreneurs member Entrustet was featured on Lifehacker earlier this week, follow up by an interview with founders Jesse Davis and Nathan Lustig on Fox Business Live. From the Lifehacker article titled Entrustet Secures your Accounts After Death with Legal … Continue reading

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Burrill Winners: Congrats to Sector67 and Student Spill

Capital Entrepreneurs members Sector67 and Student Spill took home awards in the 2010 Burrill Business Plan Competition held at UW yesterday.  Chris Meyer of Sector67 took home 2nd place and won $7,000 while Heidi Allstop of Student Spill took home … Continue reading

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Powered Green Featured on EcoStreet

Capital Entrepreneurs member Powered Green was featured on EcoStreet to promote their Earth Day give away.  From the link: An Energy Seal is a sticker made from recycled aluminium that represents a carbon offset for a computer. Each Energy Seal … Continue reading

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Networked Insights Raises $5m in Series A Funding

Capital Entrepreneurs member company Networked Insights raised $5m in series A funding from Madison angel investment firm Kegonsa Capital.  From the Milwaukee Journal Sentinal article titled Networked Insights Raises $5m: Networked Insights raised the money in a funding round led … Continue reading

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Parallel Kingdom Goes Carbon Neutral With Powered Green

Parallel Kingdom, the main game of Capital Entrepreneurs member company PerBlue, partnered with Capital Entrepreneurs member company Powered Green to make the entire virtual world of Parallel Kingdom carbon neutral. From their release: PerBlue, the developer of Parallel Kingdom, has … Continue reading

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Entrustet Launches New Features

Capital Entrepreneurs member company Entrustet launched new features yesterday and come out of public beta.  From their release on Marketwire: Entrustet (www.entrustet.com) today announces its services that securely and legally enable users to delete or designate heirs for digital assets … Continue reading

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Capital Entrepreneurs Is Against Raising Accredited Investor Requirments

The 1300 page financial reform bill making its way through congress has the potential to be one of the biggest blows to US entrepreneurship ever.  It makes finding investors much harder by requiring startups to register with the SEC and … Continue reading

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Venture Investors Sponsors Capital Entrepreneurs

Madison-based VC firm Venture Investors became the 3rd sponsor for Capital Entrepreneurs.  Venture Investors is a premier provider of seed and early stage venture capital in the Midwest. We have a proven track record of working with world-class healthcare and … Continue reading

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Entrustet Featured in The Financial Times

Capital Entrepreneurs member company Entrustet was featured in the Financial Times in a story called How To Pass On Your Passwords. From the link: “It is crazy that websites don’t have policies for this,” says Jesse Davis, founder of Entrustet, … Continue reading

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Michael Best and Friedrich Sponsor Capital Entrepreneurs

Madison law firm Michael Best and Friedrich join Neider and Boucher as sponsors of Capital Entrepreneurs today.  They are now listed on the Resources page, which includes entrepreneur friendly service providers, blog posts all entrepreneurs should read and practice advice … Continue reading

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Sector 67 Launches Website, Initial Meeting

Capital Entrepreneurs member Chris Meyer started Sector 67, which is a new space for people to work on tomorrow’s technology.  Based off of successful models elsewhere in the world, Meyer hopes that Sector 67 will be the launching pad for … Continue reading

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Entrustet Featured on Mashable and Thrillist

Capital Entrepreneurs member company Entrustet was featured on Mashable twice in the last two days and was featured on Thrillist today.  Mashable’s first article was featured in the Spark of Genius section and was called Plan What Happens to Your … Continue reading

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Powered Green Featured on Easy Eco Blog

Capital Entrepreneurs member Power Green was featured on the Easy Eco Blog to talk about Powered Green’s sticker that people can buy to offset their computer’s carbon emissions.  From the link: Powered Green is an environmental startup founded by two … Continue reading

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Entrustet CEO Featured on RocketBoom Tech

Jesse Davis, cofounder and CEO of Entrustet was interviewed by Ellie Rountree of Rocketboom Tech at South by Southwest last month.  The interview, titled Your Digital Assets After Death, was posted yesterday on RocketBoom.com and talks about how consumers and … Continue reading

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Entrustet Featured on Gear Diary

Entrustet was featured on Gear Diary in an article entitled Entrustet: Caring For Your Digital Assets When You’re Gone.  The article provides an in-depth overview of Entrustet’s offering and talks about how people can protect their digital assets while they … Continue reading

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