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The Council for Entrepreneurial Development has engaged and nurtured an extensive network of entrepreneurs, experts, and resources. The CED Network Directory enables you to find the right people—whether you want to support an entrepreneur, or you’re an entrepreneur seeking support.

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112 Capital

Investors

410 Medical, Inc.

Life Science

KNOW HOW | CONNECTIONS | CAPITAL

5AM Ventures

Investors

6AM City

Tech

7 Gate Ventures

Investors

8VC

Investors

AbbVie Ventures

Investors

Achelios Therapeutics

Life Science

Active Capital

Investors
Advanced Chemo

Advanced Chemotherapy Technologies

Adzerk, Inc.

Tech

KNOW HOW | CONNECTIONS

Aflac Ventures

Investors

Ag TechInventures

Investors

Aisling Capital

Investors

Alexandria Venture Investments

Investors

Allstacks

Tech

KNOW HOW | CONNECTIONS | CAPITAL

Alston & Bird LLP

Law Firms

Altavant Sciences

Life Sciences

American Underground

Co-Working

Amgen Ventures

Investors

Aniluxx Biotechnology

Life Science

Anthos Capital

Investors

Arch Venture Partners

Investors

Arix Bioscience

Investors

Arsenal Growth

Investors

ATCOM Business Technology Solutions

Telecommunications

Atlanta Ventures

Investors

Atlas Venture

Investors

Bagchi Law

Law Firms

Baird Capital

Investors

Balentine Wealth Management

Financial Planning & Wealth Management

Ballast Point Ventures

Investors

BAM Concepts

Makers

Bandwidth

Technology

Bank of America Private Bank

Bank

Barfield Revenue Consulting

Human Resource Management & Recruiting Firms

Barnes & Thornburg LLP

Law Firms

Bashyam Shah

Law Firms

Basking Biosciences

Life Science

BB&T Ventures

Investors

BDO

Accounting Firms

Bella Vix

Business Consulting

Bernard Robinson & Company

Accounting Firms

Best Life Global

Business Consulting

Bio/Med Investor Network

Investors

BioInnovation Capital

Investors

BioKier

Life Science

Bioventure Partners

Investors

BIP Capital

Investors

Blue Eye Soft

Tech

Blue Heron Capital

Investors

BlueDot Technology

Technology

BlueRecruit

Tech

Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund

Investors

Bootstrap Advisors

Investors

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Law Firms

Brentwood Capital Advisors

Investors

Brian Hamilton Foundation

Investors

Bridge Bank

Bank

BrightEdge Venture Fund

Investors

Bull City Venture Partners

Investors

Burroughs Wellcome Fund

Investors

CAARMO, Inc

Tech

Canaan Partners

Investors

Candlescience

Tech

Carolina Fintech Hub

Economic Development

Castle Digital Partners

Investors

Catalyst Partners

Investors

CERCA

Tech

Charleston Angel Partners

Investors

Charlotte Angel Fund

Investors

Chem Quant Analytical Solutions LLC

Life Science

Cherokee Investment Partners

Investors

Cherry Bekaert LLP

Accounting Firms

Chiesi USA, INC.

Life Science

Chrysalis Ventures

Investors

CIBC US

Bank

Cisco Systems Inc.

Technology

Citrix

Technology

Clark Nexsen

Architecture & Engineering

Clarkston Consulting

Technology

Cofounders Capital

Investors

Colopy Ventures

Investors

Comcast Ventures

Investors

CommerceCX Inc.

Tech

Cooley LLP

Law Firms

Core Capital Partners

Investors

CourtRoom5

Tech

Covera Ventures

Investors

CrossFire Technologies

Advanced Manufacturing & Materials

CrowdfundNC.com

Tech

CRV

Investors

CSC Leasing

Leasing

CureDuchenne Ventures

Investors

Cushman & Wakefield

Commercial Real Estate Firms

Cypress Growth Capital

Investors

Daerter Group

Investors

Davis Moore Capital

Commercial Real Estate Firms

Dean Dorton Allen Ford, PLLC

Accounting Firms

Deerfield

Investors

Deloitte LLP

Accounting Firms

DesignHammer

Marketing & Design

DIG SOUTH

Economic Development

Digitalis

Investors

Dioko Ventures

Investors

Disruptive Enterprises

Makers

Dow Jones Ventures

Investors

Draper Fisher Jurvetson

Investors

Draper Triangle Ventures

Investors

Drive Therapeutics

Life Science

Dualboot Partners

Technology

Duchess Health

Tech

Duke Energy Carolinas

Economic Development

Duke Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative

University Partnerships

East Carolina Angels

Investors

Echo Health Ventures

Investors

Ecliptic Capital

Investors

Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina

Economic Development

Edge Office, LLC

Marketing & Design

Edison Partners

Investors

Electronic Lab Logs

Tech

Elevon

Tech

Eli Global

Investors

Ellie

Collaborator

Elliott Davis

Accounting Firms

Elo Life Systems

Life Science

Enzerna Biosciences

Life Science

Epidarex

Investors

Eppin Pharma Inc.

Life Science

Equity Shift

Tech

Evecxia Inc.

Life Science

EY

Accounting Firms

F-Prime

Investors

Fantasy Life App

Tech

Ferguson Ventures

Investors

FHI Ventures

Investors

Financial Directions Group

Insurance & Employee Benefits

Finexio

Tech

Fintop Capital

Investors

First Flight Venture Center

Incubator

First Launch Capital Fund

Investors

FJ Labs

Investors

Flow ROI

Tech

Flyover Capital

Investors

Flywheel New Ventures

Investors

Fox Rothschild LLP

Law Firms

Fresenius Medical Ventures

Investors

Fulcrum Equity Partners

Investors

G1 Therapeutics

IPO $105M

Gemelli Biotech

Life Science

Gig East Exchange

Co-Working

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)

Life Science

Good Growth Capital

Investors

Google Ventures

Investors

Grant Thornton LLP

Accounting Firms

Gray Ghost Ventures

Investors

Greenhawk Corporation

Investors

Grey Sky Venture Partners

Investors

Greycroft Partners

Investors

Grinnell Leadership

Business Consulting

Grotech Ventures

Investors

Gruber Ventures

H.I.G. Capital

Investors

Halo Health

Life Science

Hamilton Point Investment Advisors LLC

Financial Planning & Wealth Management

Harbert Growth Partners, LLC

Investors

Hardball Capital

Investors

hatch IT

Technology

Hatteras Venture Partners

Investors

High Country Impact Fund

Investors

Home Lending Pal

Tech

HQ Greensboro

Co-Working

HQ Raleigh

Co-Working

HUB Angels

Investors

Hughes Pittman & Gupton LLP

Accounting Firms

Hush Buddy

Tech

Hustle Fund

Investors

Hutchison PLLC

Law Firms

Hylaine

Technology

IBM

Technology

Icimo, LLC

Tech

IDEA Fund Partners

Investors

Illumina Ventures

Investors

IMAF – RTP

Investors

In Vivo Patent Law

Law Firms

Infina Healthcare Systems, Inc.

Tech

Innovacorp

Investors

Innovate Capital Law

Law Firms

Innovate Raleigh

Economic Development

Insight Venture Partners

Investors

Institutional Venture Partners

Investors

Intake

Life Science

Integrated Hemp Solutions

Tech

Intel Capital

Investors

International Farming

Investors

Intersouth Partners

Investors

IronNet Cybersecurity Inc

Technology

iSelect Fund

Investors

IT Guys

Technology

Jenkins Wilson Taylor & Hunt, P.A.

Law Firms

JLL

Commercial Real Estate Firms

JMI Equity

Investors

Jobvious

Tech

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Bank

Jurassic Capital

Investors

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Investors

JWM Group

Insurance & Employee Benefits

K&L Gates

Law Firms

KAC Health

Life Science

KdT Ventures

Investors

Kinetic Ventures

Investors

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Law Firm

Knoll Ventures

Investors

KPMG LLP

Accounting Firms

LabCorp

Life Science

Las Olas Venture Capital

Investors

Lattice Ventures

Investors

LaunchBio

Nonprofit

Lee Commerce Ventures

Investors

LexisNexis

Technology

Lighter Capital

Investors

Lightspeed Venture Partners

Investors

Lilly Asia Ventures

Investors

Linker Logic Technologies

Technology

Live Oak Bank

Bank

LLR Partners

Investors

Loading Dock

Co-Working

Longitude Capital

Investors

Lowes Venture Capital

Investors

Lumira Ventures

Investors

MAA Laboratories

Life Science

Madison River Ventures

Investors

MANN+HUMMEL

Investors

Manning Fulton & Skinner, P.A.

Law Firms

Marshall Gerstein & Borun LLP

Law Firms

Material Capital Partners

Investors

Maxwell Design

Marketing & Design

Mayo Clinic Ventures

Investors

McCarthy Capital

Investors

McGriff Insurance Services

Insurance & Employee Benefits

McKesson Ventures

Investors

MDO Holdings

Investors

Merck Research Laboratories Venture Fund

Investors

mesur.io

Tech

MetLife

Insurance & Employee Benefits

Middleland Capital

Investors

Mjalli Investment Group

Investors

Mobile Reach

Tech

Morgan Creek Capital Management

Investors

Mosi Tea

Makers

Motley Fool Ventures

Investors

Mountain Group Capital

Investors

Mucker Capital

Investors

Murgitroyd & Company

Law Firms

MuukTest

Tech

MycoMed Technologies

Life Science

NAI Carolantic Realty Inc.

Commercial Real Estate Firms

Nala Systems, Inc

Advanced Manufacturing & Materials

NC IDEA

Economic Development

NC SBTDC

Economic Development

NC State Office of Research and Innovation

University Partnerships

NC TECH Association

Economic Development

New Enterprise Associates (NEA)

Investors

New Richmond Ventures

Investors

Newsco

Tech

NEXT Investors

Investors

NK Patent Law

Law Firms

Noel Ventures

Investors

Noro-Moseley Partners

Investors

North Carolina Biosciences Organization (NCBIO)

Life Science

North Carolina Biotechnology Center

Economic Development

NovaTarg Therapeutics

Life Science

Novozymes North America Inc.

Life Science

NuPulseCV

Life Science

OCA Ventures

Investors

Okapi Venture Capital

Investors

One Better Ventures

Investors

One Donation

Tech

ORIX Ventures

Investors

Osage University Partners

Investors

Osage Venture Partners

Investors

OSF Ventures

Investors

Oval Park Capital

Investors

Oxford Finance

Investors

Pacific Western Bank

Bank

Packard Place

Co-Working

Pairwise

Life Science

Paladin Capital Group

Investors

Palm Drive Capital

Investors

Pappas Capital

Investors

Parexel International

Life Science

Patagonia Health

Tech

PatientPay

Tech

Performentor

Human Resource Management & Recruiting Firms

Pfizer CentreOne Contract Manufacturing

Life Science

Pfizer Venture Capital

Investors

Plantd Climbing

Advanced Manufacturing & Materials

PlantResponse Biotech, Inc.

Life Science

Plexus Capital

Investors

PNC Bank

Bank

Polaris Partners

Investors

Poyner Spruill

Law Firms

Praetego

Life Science

PSP Growth

Investors

Pulvinar Neuro

Life Science

PwC

Accounting Firms

QATCH Technologies

Life Science

Queen City Fintech

Investors

Quinsite

Tech

RA Capital

Investors

Rankin McKenzie, LLC

Financial Services Consulting

RBC Bank (Georgia), N.A

Bank

RBC Wealth Management

Financial Planning & Wealth Management

Red Hat

Technology

Red Hat Ventures

Investors

Redwood Digital Group Fund

Investors

Relevance Capital

Investor

Renewal Funds

Investors

Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster

Economic Development

Resilient Ventures

Investors

Reveal Mobile

Tech

RevUp Capital

Investors

Rex Health Ventures

Investors

RIoT

Investors

River Cities Capital Funds (RCCF)

Investors

Riverside Acceleration Capital

Investors

Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A.

Law Firms

Route 66 Ventures

Investors

RSM US LLP

Accounting Firms

RTI International

Life Science

RTP Capital

Investors

Rubicon Venture Capital

Investors

RxDataScience Inc

Tech

Sangus Partners

Investors

SAS Institute Inc.

Technology

Satter Investment Management

Investors

Scale Finance, LLC

Financial Services Consulting

SCORE

Business Consulting

Seminal Capital Partners

Investors

SeventySix Capital

Investors

SharpVue Capital

Investors

Shipmint

Tech

ShyftAuto

Tech

Sierra Ventures

Investors

Signature Bank

Investors

Silicon Valley Bank

Bank

SJF Ventures

Investors

Smith Anderson

Law Firms

Soflete

Tech

SoleLife

Tech

Sopris Capital

Investors

Southeast Investor Group

Investors

Spoonflower

Technology

Spring Mountain Capital

Investors

Squirrel Compliancy Solutions

Tech

SSM Partners

Investors

Stanley Ventures

Investors

Starlight Ventures

Investors

Start100

Investors

Stonehenge Growth Equity Partners

Investors

Stripes Group

Investors

Studio TK

Relax Sponsor

Sunder Networks

Tech

Susquehanna Growth Equity

Investors

Swan & Legend

Investors

Syngenta Ventures

Investors

TablDA

Tech

Takeda Ventures

Investors

TDF Ventures

Investors

Tech Square Ventures

Investors

Techstars

Investors

Tellus Therapeutics

Life Science

The Accountkeepers, Inc

Accounting Firms

The Launch Place

Investors
The Software Shop

The Software Shop

Software

The Startup Factory

Investors

Thermal Gradient Inc

Life Science

Thiel Capital

Investors

Thingscape

Tech

Tidewater Equity Partners

Investors

Tiverton

Investors

Tobacco Road Partners

Investors

Toggle Book Factory

Triangle Angel Partners

Investors

Trinity Ventures

Investors

Trio Labs, Inc

Advanced Manufacturing & Materials

Tryon Solutions

Tech

UNC Office of Technology Commercialization

University Partnerships

UNC-TV

Updata Partners

Investors

UVision 360, Inc.

Life Science

Vaco, LLC

Human Resource Management & Recruiting Firms

Vaporware

Technology

Velocity Fund Partners

Investors

Velocity Pharmaceutical Development

Investors

Venture Asheville

Investors

Venture X

Co-Working

VentureSouth

Investors

Veracity Logic, LLC

Technology

Village Capital

Investors

Vista Equity Partners

Investors

Vivo Capital

Investors

Vocap Investment Partners

Investors

VTC Innovation Fund

Investors

Wade Associates

Insurance & Employee Benefits

Wake Forest Innovations

University Partnerships

Warburg Pincus

Investors

Ward and Smith, P.A.

Law Firms

Wavecrest Growth Partners

Investors

Wells Fargo

Bank

Williams Mullen

Law Firms

Wilmington Angels for Local Entrepreneurs

Investors

Wilmington Investor Network

Investors

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati P.C.

Law Firms

Wyrick Robbins

Law Firms

ZynBit

Tech
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