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Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Top Fintech Startups in the Midwest 2022

The Midwest is rapidly becoming home to some of the best fintech startups in the country.  Chicago, for instance, is becoming a top tech hub for finte[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

How Signal is ‘obsessed with finding a better way’ to retire—and work

Revolutionizing a financial industry can be tough work, but for this Detroit startup innovation is at the heart of everything they do.  Signal Advisor[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Top Startups and Tech Companies that Offer Mental Health Days

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, but for those who struggle with mental health issues, finding support is a year-round challenge.  There’s no dou[...]

Evan Weese

By Evan Weese

9 Fast-Growing Biotech Companies to Know in Cleveland and Northern Ohio

These northern-Ohio biotech companies are making huge investments, treating diseases Growth and investment in Ohio’s biotech industry are at all-time [...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

How Floyd is Reducing Landfill Waste, One Couch at a Time

In 2013, Kyle Hoff and Alex O’Dell saw an issue they quite literally couldn’t sit on anymore, so they created a solution they could. In the US alone, [...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

24 Best Companies for Work-Life Balance Jobs

Work-life balance. It’s been a buzz word for the last two years as the COVID-19 pandemic blurred the lines between work and home. As we enter a new er[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

8 Purpose-Driven Tech Companies Hiring Now

Health insurance, remote flexibility and team retreats are great when it comes to benefits, but there's something even stronger: purpose. But it's not[...]

Dan Ngoyi

By Dan Ngoyi

Meet Rocket Companies, a Fintech at the Intersection of Impact and Innovation

When I started at Rocket Companies – then Quicken Loans – back in 2013, we had 4,000 team members and were quickly growing and taking market share fro[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

The software company that powers the path to the world’s new medicines

You may have never heard of Veeva Systems, but you’ve certainly heard of the companies it supports: Pfizer, Moderna, Eli Lilly, Merck, Bayer, and over[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

How T-CETRA is bridging the digital divide and serving the underbanked

Think about all the times in your day when you use a credit card. Buying groceries, going out to eat, online shopping… Every time you watch Netflix or[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Founder Q&A: Akava CEO on new Olive partnership, remote working

Akava, a leading Silicon Valley-based technology transformation consultancy founded by an Ohio State alum, this week announced a major partnership wit[...]

Evan Weese

By Evan Weese

11 Fast-Growing Biotech Companies in Cincinnati and Southern Ohio

These southern Ohio biotech companies are making huge investments, treating diseases Growth and investment in Ohio’s biotech industry are at all-time [...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Genomenon Raises $20M, Launching a New Era in AI-Powered Genomic Data

Ann Arbor tech company Genomenon announced it has raised $20M in Series B financing. The round was led by  Beringea and Spring Mountain Capital, with [...]

Hannah Slover

By Hannah Slover

Best Places to Work: A Look Inside Company Culture

Culture. Culture. Culture. We’re all talking about it, but what does it even mean? Company culture has been thrown into the spotlight over the last tw[...]

Hannah Slover

By Hannah Slover

Startup and Tech Companies Hiring at the SXSW Virtual Career Fair

We're virtually heading to SXSW, one of the country's biggest festivals and conferences. We're teaming up with our friends at Midwest House to host th[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Great Companies for Diversity and Inclusion 2022

If you’re part of the 76% of job seekers and employees who report that a diverse workforce is an important factor when evaluating companies and job of[...]

Evan Weese

By Evan Weese

How this Detroit Company is Accelerating Solar Energy

Historically, the Midwest is not top of mind when it comes to solar energy. But one Detroit company is out to change that. GreenLancer is an online pr[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Meet Provide, the people-first fintech company

On a mission to help healthcare providers achieve their practice ownership dreams, Provide isn’t your typical finance company.  Provide is a digital f[...]

Ryan Landau

By Ryan Landau

Purpose Jobs is hiring— come join us!

As a bootstrapped, profitable company, we're always thoughtful about our growth. We only open a few positions a year, and we're always focused on sust[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

CoverMyMeds founders launch new venture, raise $57M in financing

Former CoverMyMeds co-founder and CEO Matt Scantland is working on a new venture in healthtech. Yesterday, AndHealth emerged from stealth mode after t[...]

Evan Weese

By Evan Weese

11 Fast-Growing Biotech Companies in Columbus, Ohio to Know

Growth and investment in Ohio’s biotech industry are at all-time highs, fueled by the state’s world-class universities, hospitals, and support organiz[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

With $5M under its belt, Trustpage is gearing up for a big year in security

Almost all of the world’s data passes through companies, and the software tools we rely on in our daily lives have become the biggest target for crime[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Meet the media titan helping people through life’s tough decisions

You may not have heard of them, but they’re the company behind some of the country’s biggest advice outlets.  Headquartered just south of Charlotte, N[...]

Ryan Landau

By Ryan Landau

100 Best Places to Work in Midwest Tech 2022

There’s a reason why Americans are leaving their jobs in record numbers. The Great Resignation/Great Reshuffle is only continuing in 2022 as people le[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Best Places to Work 2022: Small Startups

Americans are leaving their jobs in record numbers to search for something better. So when it comes to the best places to work in 2022, what does that[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Best Places to Work 2022: Mid-Sized Startups

Americans are leaving their jobs in record numbers to search for something better. So when it comes to the best places to work in 2022, what does that[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Best Places to Work 2022: Large Tech Companies

Americans are leaving their jobs in record numbers to search for something better. So when it comes to the best places to work in 2022, what does that[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Best Places to Work 2022: Remote Tech Companies

Americans are leaving their jobs in record numbers to search for something better. So when it comes to the best places to work in 2022, what does that[...]

Laura Cowan

By Laura Cowan

Top Midwest Startup Funding Rounds in 2021

The Midwest had a banner year in startup funding, despite the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic continuing through 2021. Chicago has minted an unpre[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Behind the Scenes with the Cultural Ambassadors at DocNetwork

Part of the rapidly growing Ann Arbor tech hub, DocNetwork is a SaaS startup offering electronic health records for camps, schools, and member organiz[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Benzinga’s 2nd Inning: Why Now is the Time to Join the Team

Detroit tech company Benzinga has been acquired by Beringer Capital, a private equity firm focused on the media, marketing services, and technology se[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

How The Midwest Startup & Tech Scene Boomed in 2021

As the old saying goes, Rome wasn’t built in a day, and neither was Silicon Valley, nor the Silicon Prairie.  What’s happening in the Midwest has been[...]

Laura Cowan

By Laura Cowan

Top Ann Arbor Tech Companies & Startups to Watch in 2022

Ann Arbor continues to be one of the top growing tech ecosystems around the country with some of the best startups to watch. A combination of universi[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Top Chicago Startups to Watch in 2022

As one of the biggest cities not just in the Midwest but in the country, Chicago has a fast-growing startup ecosystem. Some of the biggest tech compan[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Top Cincinnati Startups to Watch in 2022

There’s no doubt that 2021 has been a huge year for Midwest startups.  In Ohio alone, VC funding surpassed $2B in September 2021 according to PitchBoo[...]

Evan Weese

By Evan Weese

Top Columbus Startup and Tech Companies to Watch in 2022

It’s hard to even stay current on all the great things startups are doing around Columbus.  From raising money and hiring dozens (or even hundreds) to[...]

Laura Cowan

By Laura Cowan

Top Detroit Startups and Tech Companies to Watch in 2022

Michigan is now the state with the highest growth in VC investment. Now many Detroit startups are on the fast track to growth. Whether it’s new fundin[...]

Laura Cowan

By Laura Cowan

Top Grand Rapids Startups to Watch in 2022

West Michigan is smack dab between Ann Arbor/Detroit’s tech and startup hub emergence and Chicago’s new habit of minting unicorns about once a month. [...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Top Indianapolis Tech Companies and Startups to Watch in 2022

The startup scene in Indianapolis is one of the fastest growing startup communities in the Midwest and beyond. With top startup builders like High Alp[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Top Milwaukee Startups to Watch in 2022

Milwaukee, the city of champions . . . and startups. The Bucks’ NBA championship may have put Milwaukee on the map this year, but the city also experi[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Top Pittsburgh Startups to Watch in 2022

Pittsburgh is a Midwest city that might be known for its steel, but it’s also becoming known as an innovative tech hub. In fact, Startup Genome ranked[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Top Remote Startups to Watch in 2022

If you’re looking for a job at a remote startup, you’re not alone. Online searches for remote jobs have increased 460% in the last two years. And work[...]