This startup just raised more than $1M to illuminate construction workers with an innovative ‘Halo Light’

Construction and road crew workers are constantly at risk in the field. But, as entrepreneurs Max Baker and Andrew Royal see it, the old-school reflective orange vest just isn’t enough protection. That’s why they created Illumagear, an innovative Seattle startup that’s developing new technologies to illuminate workers as they go about their jobs at construction sites…. Read More


Seattle Angel Conference kicks things off with $100,000 check

Folks in the Seattle tech community have been talking for some time now about ways to get more early-stage capital flowing. That’s one of the reasons why John Sechrest started the Seattle Angel Conference, hoping to get more people writing checks for high-quality startups in the region. He’s off to a pretty good start. On Thursday, the… Read More