BRV News & Announcements

2012

Check out our latest BR Venture Fund Quarterly Newsletter
Check out BR Venture Fund at the NYC Venture Capital and Angel Showcase by FundingPost

2011
August 31, 2011 –
BR Venture Fund backs Restaurant Revolution Technologies
August 10, 2011 – BRV Portfolio company GNS Healthcare announces collaboration with Bristol-Myers Squibb

2010

BRV Portfolio company Pacific Biosciences goes Public
PacBio successfully launches on the NASDAQ . October 27, 2010

Johnson School team wins “Entrepreneur’s Choice” award at major VC competition
At Venture Capitalist Investors Competition (VCIC), student teams compete as potential investors
March 26, 2010

BR Ventures invests in Semprae Laboratories
Semprae makes the only topical, non-Rx product for female sexual satisfaction
March 10, 2010

Cornell Student Fund Participated In Semprae Series A
By Lorie Konish, Dow Jones VentureWire
March 10, 2010

New Business ideas sought for BR Ventures Challenge
Winners will receive financial support and expert coaching
February 12, 2010

BR Ventures backs Cornell biotech company
Adenios technology can help deliver life-saving therapeutics to the brain
January 26, 2010

Adenios Taps Cornell Students, Angels In Initial Series A Tranche
By Jonathan Matsey, Dow Jones VentureWire
January 26, 2010

2009
April 30, 2009 -
Sentiment analysis engine gets $1.2m backinginResearch Magazine
April 28, 2009 –
BR Ventures Leads Investment Round in Jodange inPR Newswire
April 27, 2009 –
Jodange Raises $1.2 Million in the Toughest of Economic Climates in PR Newswire
April 25, 2009 –
Eye-injury device wins Cornell Venture Challenge inCornell Chronicle

2008
September 17, 2008 -
BR Ventures featured in the Wall Street Journal
February 25, 2008 –
BR Ventures Holding Featured in New York Times
January 2008 –
BR Ventures Holding Featured on Invention Nation

2007
September 2007 –
BRV Invests in e2e Materials
April 2007 –
e2e Materials Wins Big Red Ventures Business Idea Competition
March 2007 –
BRV Adds to Its Portfolio
February 2007 –
BRV Student Managers Win Case Competition

2005
Sep 20, 2005 –
Cornell Alumni Magazine on BRV
Jul 22, 2005 –
BRV on newswise.com

2004
Jan 26, 2004 –
Sightspeed reviewed in PC World
Jan 19, 2004 –
Mac Minuste: SightSpeed Video Messenger comes to the Mac

2003
Apr 03, 2003 –
Chronicle Feature on Business Idea Competition
Mar 21, 2003 –
BRV and SightSpeed taking great steps together
Feb 27, 2003 –
Chronicle feature on BRV and SightSpeed
Feb 24, 2003 –
John Katzman (The Princeton Review) lectures on the BRV
Feb 04, 2003 – BRV invests in SightSpeed