Displaying items tagged: Vestaron Corp

Sunday, 05 June 2022 18:28

MiBiz Growth Report: June 6, 2022

Here is the MiBiz Growth report for June 6, 2022:

Published in Economic Development
Wednesday, 25 May 2022 17:07

West Michigan investors join capital round for eco-friendly pesticide developer

Local investors joined an $82 million capital round for a company that began in Kalamazoo and developed an ecologically friendly pesticide.

Published in Food/Agribusiness
Sunday, 13 October 2019 15:18

M&A Awards: With $40 million raise, Vestaron positions to commercialize new eco-friendly insecticides

Since securing a $40 million capital investment last spring, Vestaron Corp. has been assembling commercial and operating teams as it prepares for the broad launch of a brand of eco-friendly pesticides in 2020.

Published in Small Business

Sunday, 21 July 2019 19:35

Backed by $40M investment, Vestaron pivots to commercialize biopesticide

KALAMAZOO — When Anna Rath signed on as CEO of Vestaron Corp. 15 months ago, the company was preparing to transition from a focus on R&D to commercializing a line of new environmentally friendly insecticides. 

Published in Finance
Wednesday, 12 June 2019 07:49

Vestaron raises $40 million in Series B round

Kalamazoo-based Vestaron Corp. plans to use $40 million in new capital to expand commercialization and accelerate the development of an additional line of environmentally friendly pesticides. 

Published in Finance
Saturday, 18 August 2018 17:20

Grand Angels targets up to $25 million for new VC fund

GRAND RAPIDS — Investment firm Grand Angels plans to launch its third venture capital fund, MiBiz has learned.

Published in Finance

Saturday, 07 July 2018 12:37

Agtech startup raising $12M to commercialize biopesticide

KALAMAZOO — The $12 million in new capital Vestaron Corp. seeks to raise would enable the company to complete a journey to bring to market a new environmentally friendly pesticide. 

Published in Food/Agribusiness
Sunday, 09 October 2016 20:00

Venture capital fixated on West Michigan in Q3

Four of the top five investments by venture capital firms in the state went to West Michigan companies in the third quarter.

Published in Breaking News
Sunday, 15 May 2016 10:27

Michigan Accelerator Fund seeks $5 million raise for tack-on fund

GRAND RAPIDS — The managers of Michigan Accelerator Fund I are seeking to raise up to $5 million from investors to provide further financial backing to portfolio companies.

Published in Breaking News