Code Dx Inc. has bested rival startups to win a $2 million “Shark Tank” style venture capital contest. Maryland-based venture capital firm DataTribe said it received hundreds of submissions from companies pitching their business plans in its second annual global competition.
A recent Newsday article by Ken Schachter titled “Progress slow in adding women in the boardrooms” includes Code Dx CEO, Dr. Anita D’Amico.
Executives at Long Island’s seedling companies said their new enterprises carry the DNA of the giants they sprang from. Here are profiles of some of those companies and their founders.
In the wake of a cyberattack that infected tens of thousands of computers around the world, Long Island cybersecurity experts said home users and small-business owners should take preventive measures to avoid similar threats.