Certintell Completes Seed Funding Agreement with Prairie Crest Capital

DES MOINES, Iowa, Aug. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Certintell, Inc., a telemedicine technology firm, today announced the close of the final $150,000 of a series of seed round investments by Prairie Crest Capital totaling $850,000. Headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, Certintell has used the proceeds from these investments to extend their platform from the…


Prairie Crest: The Midwest lacks large venture capital firms

The statistics are all too familiar to those involved in the Midwestern venture ecosystem. The Midwest is home to over 20% of the nations’ top research universities, research and development expenditures, defined benefit pension fund assets, and GDP. Its undergraduate programs graduate 20% of the founders backed by venture capital investments that attract almost 20%…


New Venture Capital Firm, Prairie Crest Capital, launches in Des Moines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Venture Capital Firm, Prairie Crest Capital, launches in Des Moines Firm to optimize investments in agriculture and technology sectors, leveraging Midwest location  DES MOINES, IA (October 12, 2016)—Prairie Crest Capital, a venture capital firm focused on early to mid-stage investments in breakthrough agriculture and technology firms, has been launched in Des…


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