St. Louis Entrepreneur Receives $1M to Build Innovative Pharmacy After Walgreens Closings
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St. Louis Entrepreneur Receives $1M to Build Innovative Pharmacy After Walgreens Closings

Dr. Marcus Howard, a 31yearold St. Louis entrepreneur, received $1M funding to build GreaterHealth Pharmacy & Wellness, an innovative pharmacy addressing the impact of Walgreens closings in St. Louis. The pharmacy aims to combat pharmacy deserts by providing free delivery and telehealth services to residents, making care accessible from home. With 45,000 residents in St….

Newpreneurs Secures Significant Funding for Virtual Reality Show Empowering Young Entrepreneurs
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Newpreneurs Secures Significant Funding for Virtual Reality Show Empowering Young Entrepreneurs

Newpreneurs, a virtual reality show created by serial entrepreneur Victor Green, has successfully secured significant funding of up to $250,000 for its innovative platform. The funding will be used to support young Gen Z innovators in their entrepreneurial journey, providing them with starting capital, guidance, and exposure. The funding round was led by a panel…

Rice Universitys Protein Pints Wins Grand Prize at the 2024 Rice Business Plan Competition
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Rice Universitys Protein Pints Wins Grand Prize at the 2024 Rice Business Plan Competition

Protein Pints, a highprotein, lowsugar ice cream company from Michigan State University, won the grand prize at the 2024 Rice Business Plan Competition. The companys product is designed for individuals seeking a functional ice cream with better tasting and healthier protein options. The funding for Protein Pints will be utilized to scale up production, expand…

JBB Advanced Technologies Sells Tronic to Tronic Ventures in a $12.250 Billion Deal
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JBB Advanced Technologies Sells Tronic to Tronic Ventures in a $12.250 Billion Deal

Business entrepreneur John B. Billingsley, Chairman and CEO of JBB Advanced Technologies, and veteran attorney and business investor Christina Marshall have announced the sale of subsidiary digital marketing innovator Tronic to Marshall’s entity, Tronic Ventures, in a friendly transaction of cash and shares for approximately $12.250 billion. Tronic develops technology for Web3 gamification to enhance…