Asheville Angels: Year 1 in Review

Asheville Angels: Year 1 in Review

Hello friends of Asheville’s Startup Community: Asheville Angels is the angel investor group formed by Venture Asheville to fund startups and early-stage ventures in Asheville and across the Southeast. It’s a core component of the Venture Asheville...
Asheville Angels Reaches 50 Investors

Asheville Angels Reaches 50 Investors

Asheville Angels, an angel investor group that invest in startups and high-growth companies in Asheville and across the Southeast, has reached a major milestone of growing to 50 members. “When Asheville Angels began last fall,” says Josh Dorfman, Managing Director,...
Outrider USA

Outrider USA

Co-Founders: Daniel Rhyne, Tom Ausherman & Jesse Lee Site: Outrider USA The Lowdown: Advanced electric-powered trikes for commuting or shredding Awesomeness: Kickstarter campaign created world’s first electric trike for quadriplegics Outrider’s ultralight...
BrightField Transportation

BrightField Transportation

Co-Founders: Matt Johnson, Stan Cross Site: BrightField Transportation Solutions The Lowdown: Solar-integrated charging stations for electric cars Awesomeness:  Deployed the first U.S. solar-integrated charging station of its kind in Asheville BrightField...