Day: May 23, 2017

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Nitride Solutions closes fourth round of funding with $2.75M

By Christine McGuigan / May 23, 2017

Nitride Solutions Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced nitride substrates for LEDs, lasers, and power electronics, recently closed their fourth round of funding at $2.75M. “It exceeded our expectations,” said Nitride Solutions CEO Jeremy Jones. “The original [goal] was $2 million and we oversubscribed it by $750,000.” This latest round of funding was…

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Construction begins on USD Discovery District in Sioux Falls, SD

By Christine McGuigan / May 23, 2017

Ground was broken last week on the USD Discovery District, an 80-acre contemporary corporate and academic research park under development in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Business leaders from across the region were in attendance, as well as members of the U.S. Economic Development Administration and South Dakota governor Dennis Daugaard. “We are excited to see…

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