Two Asheville health tech companies raise new funding

WRAL TechWire reports that two Asheville, NC-based start-ups have raised new funding.

  • Elite HRV, which has developed a heart rate variability application, often abbreviated as “HRV,” has raised more than $6 million in equity financing, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing, with more possibly on the way. On its webpage, Elite HRV says that the start-up is “on a mission to improve human health and longevity and we believe heart rate variability is key to unlocking this potential.” The WRAL TechWire article can be found here.
  • The other company is 13-year old ilumivu which announced that it has received funding from Pisgah Fund. The company developed, launched, and maintains a mobile application, Cardiogram, which provides “continuous cardiovascular monitoring to pre-diagnose conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, atrial fibrillation and sleep apnea.” The WRAL TechWire article can be found here.

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