Rent College Pads secures $1 million in seed funding

Rent College Pads said it has secured $1 million in seed funding from the Wisconsin Super Angel Fund.

The Milwaukee-based startup, which helps students find off-campus housing through an online search engine, said it plans to use the funds to expand into more than 100 campuses by the end of 2017.


PNL awarded $3.6 million in Army contracts

Monona, Wis. – Phoenix Nuclear Labs (PNL) announced today that it has been awarded multiple contracts by the U.S. Army totaling $3.6 million. Under these contracts, PNL will build an advanced neutron radiography system to detect defective munitions and demonstrate the ability to use their neutron generators to detect and identify concealed explosive threats. MORE>

Silatronix has Raised New Equity Capital and Formed Several New International Partnerships

Silatronix, a leader in development of unique organosilicon (OS) materials for use in lithium-ion batteries (LiBs), is pleased to report that it has raised US$8m in new equity capital, and secured partnerships for distribution and joint technological development. These funds and partnerships will allow Silatronix to capitalize on the commercial value of its portfolio of OS materials in the high growth LiB market. MORE>

The Color Spot Adds MCT VersaTech Laser/Router Cutter in Winston-Salem, NC

Milwaukee, WI – MCT Digital, a leading print finishing company, is pleased to announce the The Color Spot headquartered in Marietta, GA has replaced a prior generation entry level cutting solution in its Winston-Salem NC production facility with an MCT VersaTech 3.2 M X 3.2 M laser/router/cutter to offer digital finishing services across the region, in addition to its print capabilities. MORE>