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OKBio BrewFest features solid beer list

October 30, 2014

One of the metro-area’s faster-growing beer tasting events is coming up soon, and it features quite the solid list of beer vendors. The 2014 version of OKBio BrewFest is set for 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.

Kiplinger: OKC No. 1 for startups

October 29, 2014

Oklahoma City was ranked as the nation’s No. 1 location to start up a new business, according to the Kiplinger personal finance website.

Cytovance Biologics gets financing

October 29, 2014

Monroe Capital said it acted as sole lead arranger and administrative agent on the funding of a $20 million senior credit facility for Cytovance Biologics Inc., by private equity sponsor, Great Point Partners.

Innovators: WeGoLook

October 29, 2014

It’s appropriate that investors have given WeGoLook a look and decided it’s worth a $1.75 million equity investment, co-founder Robin Smith said.

Angel investors critical to state startup success

October 28, 2014

It’s well documented that angel investors are the most important — and many times the only — source of desperately needed equity capital for startup companies.

Biology, Chemistry and the Science of Craft Beer

October 27, 2014

COOP Ale Works is among the 17 Oklahoma craft breweries, wineries and distillers that will offer samples of their products at the OKBio BrewFest on Nov. 6 at the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.

BrewFest moves to larger venue for Nov. 6 event

October 22, 2014

Last year’s OKBio BrewFest, an annual fundraiser that features local breweries, was such a success that it has moved into a ballpark.

Hot software sector makes Oklahoma ‘cool’

October 21, 2014

In the entrepreneurial space, “cool” really has nothing to do with physical features. It is more of a state of mind and community. Think Austin, Texas, or Portland, Ore., or San Francisco.

i2E leads $1.75 million investment in WeGoLook

October 21, 2014

From The Oklahoman: i2E Inc. recently closed on a $1.75 million Series A equity investment in Oklahoma City-based WeGoLook LLC.

i2E leads $1.75M investment in WeGoLook

October 20, 2014

i2E, Inc., recently closed on a $1.75 million Series A equity investment in Oklahoma City-based WeGoLook, LLC, which provides onsite verification services through a national network of 15,000 field agents.