Portfolio News: Artsy augmented reality exhibit The Unreal Garden launches in SoMa


A new mixed-media "art experience" has opened its doors in the neighborhood. The fresh arrival to SoMa, The Unreal Garden, is located at 1025 Market St.

Developed by media company Onedome Global, the installation combines art and technology — including augmented reality, projection mapping, visual effects and soundscapes — plus food and beverages, to create a "fantastical otherworld" for visitors to explore.

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10th Annual Band of Angels Portfolio Day

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Based on the feedback we received, our 10th annual Portfolio Day, held on October 3th, was the best we’ve ever had with 16 portfolio companies. We, at the Band, have had a small but often critical role to play in each of these companies which now employ hundreds of people, generate millions of dollars, and have the potential to change or create new industries.

Portfolio News: ClinCapture Redefines the eClinical Platform with Captivate C-Suite


ClinCapture, Inc., an eClinical software company, announced today that its integrated Captivate Platform, developed after raising a round of seed funding led by Healthy Ventures with participation from Rock Health, Royal Street Investment & Innovation Center, and Lateral Capital, LLC., has resulted in a record number of new customers for the company.

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Portfolio News: Lumenari Raises $3 Million in Series A Funding


Lumenari, the leader in narrow-bandwidth LED phosphors for LCD display backlighting applications, today announces it has closed a $3 million Series A funding led by TJ Rodgers, Jeremy Blank, Revolution’s “Rise of the Rest” Seed Fund and Hanover Partners. The company will use the capital to complete an advanced lab-scale manufacturing line for its leading edge technology Emerald™, establish testing partnerships with packaged LED suppliers and pass initial qualification testing. Through this expansion, Lumenari expects to demonstrate market acceptance and revenue growth.

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