Charli Renken
News Reporter at Built In
Expertise: San Francisco and Boston Tech News
Education: B.A. in Creative Writing and Literature from Santa Fe University of Art and Design

Charli Renken is a news reporter covering the tech industry in Boston, San Francisco and other markets. Their work has also appeared in publications including Fandom Forward, Block Club Chicago and the Denver Post.

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CarpeDM co-founders
May 24, 2022
CarpeDM combines traditional, human-led matchmaking with the convenience of modern online dating.
ev fleets
May 19, 2022
This new capital brings the company’s total funding raised to $415 million to date.
STEMuli CEO Taylor Shaed
May 18, 2022
The Dallas edtech startup hopes to expand to new markets with its fresh funds.
May 12, 2022
IndyGeneUS AI also announced its official residency at JLABS @ Washington, DC.
carafem founders
May 11, 2022
The D.C.-based nonprofit offers comprehensive reproductive healthcare, including at-home telehealth abortion care.
arcadia greentech
May 10, 2022
This is J.P. Morgan’s Sustainable Growth Equity Team's inaugural investment. 
evon medics substance use disorder
May 09, 2022
The healthtech company hopes to close out the year with $10 million in total funding.
boeing headquarters
May 06, 2022
This move brings the company’s headquarters closer to the Pentagon, Boeing’s largest customer.
May 02, 2022
Here’s the largest D.C. tech funding rounds of April. See what these companies plan to do with their fresh capital.
Apr 28, 2022
This round brings the company’s total funding to more than $40 million since launching in 2016.
upside app cashback
Apr 27, 2022
Upside partners with over 50,000 retailers to drive traffic and gives customers cash back on everyday purchases.
ZEBOX HQ opening
Apr 26, 2022
ZEBOX America announced its first cohort of eight early-stage startups.