Jan 17, 2024. Louisville’s Capture Higher Ed sold to Boston private equity firm Akmazo Capital

Dec 6, 2023. Scottsdale Construction Systems Acquired by US-Based Firms Venture first and TYP64

Nov 17, 2023. BehaVR merges with New York City-based Fern Health

Aug 18, 2022. Growing Louisville startup lands millions in VC funding
The Business Journals

March 21, 2022. An inside look at how Whiskey Capital Finance Co works with craft distilleries to fund inventory needs and free up capital to fuel growth

Jun 28, 2021. Louisville-area CEOs reveal post-pandemic priorities
Louisville Business First

February 21, 2021. Venture First Structures Three Deals in Busy First Quarter.
VF Press Release 02-21-21

November 19, 2020. Most Admired CEOs: John Shumate.
Business First Louisville.

March 19, 2019. Leukemia & Lymphoma Society: Champions of Hope.

August 23, 2018. Don’t be a Sheep: How to Take Risks and Achieve your Goals.
Drunken Money Podcast #061

July 10, 2017. How a cancer diagnosis changed this Louisville CEO’s outlook on business and life.
Business First Louisville

Start-up Tricks of the Trade – An Interview with John Shumate.
John Livesay Podcast #069

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