Entries by Matthew Michael

Local Startup Coffee Company Grinds To Open First Storefront

Z Beans Coffee, a local startup coffee company formed by recent Mercer University graduates, finalized plans to open its first coffee shop with help from Macon, Ga.-based Central Piedmont Investment Group, Mercer University, and other faithful investors. “We’re grateful for this opportunity to grow our business and to continue spreading our story throughout the local […]

Central Piedmont Investment Group Investing in Downtown Macon’s Situation Room

Central Piedmont Investment Group (CPIG) is pleased to announce that it has made a major investment in Situation Room, a local escape room business in Downtown Macon. Situation Room was founded by Brandan Wormsbacher, Thomas Choi, and Sarah Choo-Yick in August 2016 to give Middle Georgia residents something fun and different to do in Macon. […]

Wireless Irrigation Startup Reservoir Closes Seed Round

Reservoir , a technology startup pioneering wireless irrigation, closed a seed round with Macon, Ga.-based Central Piedmont Investment Group. The angel fund’s managing director, Bob Easter, said the investment fits its strategy of funding promising startups in Georgia and the Southeast to foster the region’s economy. “Reservoir is poised to be the first to market […]

Piedmont Brewery & Kitchen Named “Best New Brewer In Georgia” for RateBeer’s 2017 Best Awards

Macon-based Piedmont Brewery & Kitchen was named Georgia’s “Best New Brewer” for 2017 in RateBeer.com’s Annual RateBeer Best Awards. The RateBeer Best Awards reflect the results of millions of user generated beer ratings on one of the world’s largest beer rating sites, Ratebeer.com. The “Best New Brewer” award represents the top-ranked breweries that started collecting […]

Medicare Pathfinder receives $175K in investment capital

Central Piedmont Investment Group, a, Macon, Georgia-based angel fund, is making a $150,000 seed round investment in Medicare Pathfinder, a healthcare technology startup. In a separate announcement, Atlanta-based Medicare Pathfinder said it received an additional $25,000 seed investment from another investor. Medicare Pathfinder uses data science and design to help seniors navigate the maze of […]