I  EmergeMemphis


     Office Locations:

516 Tennessee Street
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: 901-312-7700
Fax: 901-312-7700



  • Seed



  • Information Technology



    EmergeMemphis is a general business and technology-based incubator that seeks to recruit new companies and talent, diversify the local economy, create a higher wage base, attract capital from outside, springboard high technology education programs, and provide entrepreneurial educational opportunities. EmergeMemphis was founded in 1999 by local entrepreneur Bryan M. Eagle III, and is a non-profit organization (501(c)3). The incubator currently houses more than 26 businesses. The standard tenure in the EmergeMemphis program is three to four years. EmergeMemphis is not a landlord, but rather a partner to help a business overcome obstacles and build a strong financial foundation.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Carlton Crothers CEO
    Joe Fracchia Chairman, Board of Directors
    Lavinda Corbin Office Manager


    Portfolio companies include:

      Chef Jenn
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      Cheryl Pesce
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      Colors Agency
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      Communities Unlimited
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      Copeland Coaching
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      FedEx Services
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      First Choice IT Group
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      Green Girl Produce
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      Second Light Productions
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      Technology Happens
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      Valeo Marketing
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