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Rockville software firm Motionsoft raises $17 million

Motionsoft co-founder and chairman Al Noshirvani, CEO Rick Auletta and CFO Tom Hopkins. (Submitted photo)

Rockville software firm Motionsoft raised $17 million during its most recent funding round as it prepares for expansion, the firm announced Thursday. The company focuses on payment software for the health and fitness industry, where recurring payments are common. “It ...

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Mile Marker software streamlines surgical residency evaluations

Aimee Martin, the CEO of Mile Marker. (Maximilian Franz)

Where medical residents once used index cards to track how well they handled their cases, a Baltimore startup wants its software to help change medical education through a data-driven approach. Mile Marker produces software allowing surgical residents and their attending physicians ...

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Universities move forward as drivers of Md. startup economy

Ellen Hemmerly, MBA, Executive Director of bwtech@UMBC Research and Technology Park.  (The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz)

After years of groundwork, Maryland universities saw more tangible results this year from their efforts to support new startups formed from university technology. State and university officials hope this year’s results show a state gaining traction as it looks to ...

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Hopkins officially opens new incubator space


Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures officially opened new office and lab space for its FastForward incubator Wednesday night. University and city officials hope the space helps encourage startups to stay in Baltimore. Companies started moving into the FastForward 1812 offices, at ...

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