2023 Best Tech Startups in Nashville

Powered by CrunchbaseThe Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Nashville, Tennessee. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to:

  1. Revenue potential
  2. Leadership team
  3. Brand/product traction
  4. Competitive landscape

Additionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of funding in order to qualify.

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1. CM Group

CM Group

Founded: 2017

Also honored in:

“Founded in 2017 to bring together a diverse group of email marketing platforms under a single umbrella, CM Group is now a family of global martech solutions specializing in multichannel digital marketing, which includes Campaign Monitor, Emma, Vuture, Liveclicker, Sailthru, Selligent and Cheetah Digital. By joining together these leading brands, CM Group provides highly personalized customer engagement solutions across a wide range of industries worldwide that allow every marketer to build relevant, meaningful consumer interactions at every point in the customer journey.”

2. Built Technologies

Built Technologies

Founded: 2014

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“Built is the leading provider of construction finance technology. Built connects commercial and consumer construction lenders, commercial real estate owners, commercial general contractors, residential homebuilders, specialty contractors, title companies, and other industry vendors to improve the flow of capital through the construction ecosystem. By connecting all key stakeholders involved in the construction financing process in real-time, the platform helps mitigate risk, power faster draws and payments, ensure compliance, and inspire customer loyalty. Built is used by more than 130 of the nation’s leading construction lenders and thousands of owners and contractors to manage over $135 billion of construction spend to date.

Our company is made up of passionate people who are driven in a variety of disciplines—and each of them bring their unique perspective to everything they do. Creating a safe and inclusive workplace is critical to the success of our company and of our employees, so it’s our aim to recruit, hire and promote without bias against race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law. As we learn and as we grow, we’re committed to ensuring that these ideals are at the forefront of everything we do.”

3. Yik Yak

Yik Yak

Founded: 2013

“Yik Yak is a location-based social network that helps you connect with the people right around you. By letting you express yourself, exchange thoughts, and explore your world, Yik Yak helps you feel at home within your local community.”



Founded: 2013

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“XSOLIS is a healthcare technology firm focused on improving healthcare operations through cognitive computing. By aligning cognitive computing behind clinical expertise, we’re creating a new framework for decision-making.

Partnering with some of the most forward-thinking healthcare organizations across the nation, XSOLIS leverages insights gleaned from proprietary machine learning and artificial intelligence to transform the utilization management process for both providers and payers.

XSOLIS combines Utilization Review Technology, Denials Management services, and Physician Advisor services in a comprehensive suite of solutions that converts clinical information into insight and action to transform the way you approach operational challenges and inefficiencies.”

5. Alto Solutions

Alto Solutions

Founded: 2016

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“Alto offers an easy-to-use investing platform that empowers everyday investors to diversify their IRAs by investing in alternative assets such as private equity, venture capital, real estate, loans, and cryptocurrency.

Offering traditional, Roth, SEP and Crypto IRAs, Alto is bringing alternative investments to the mainstream. Everyday investors can now easily and cost-effectively access their retirement savings to invest in assets once reserved solely for high-net-worth individuals.

Investors can use their Alto IRA to invest in a variety of alternative assets through AngelList, FarmTogether, Masterworks, Republic, and other investment platform partners, or their CryptoIRA to buy and sell up to 200+ cryptocurrencies.”

6. Vori Health

Vori Health

Founded: 2020

“Vori Health is an all-inclusive health care provider practicing a holistic, integrated approach starting with musculoskeletal care. The organization offers full service physical medicine and rehabilitation medical care, physical therapy, prescriptions, imaging & lab ordering, health coaching, nutritional guidance, community support and premium instructional content. The team consists of carefully selected, board-certified/licensed providers, and provides services that are accessible at the click of a button from the comfort and convenience of a patient’s home. We are different from other virtual companies which offer only physical therapy or physician consultations. We believe a fully integrated approach leveraging the skills of many healthcare professions is optimal to help our members on their journey towards wellness.

Vori Health was established to deliver a truly elevated, human-centered, patient care experience through cutting-edge technology, premium content, community, and multidisciplinary care teams.”

7. Embold Health

Embold Health

Founded: 2017

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“Bringing together the largest dataset in healthcare, clinically validated analytics and the expertise of leading physicians and data scientists, Embold shines a light on top-performing doctors, ensuring that people receive better care and all doctors have the opportunity to improve.

Our totally transparent solution empowers employers, health plans and physicians to make better choices and invites them to join us in boldly transforming healthcare.”

8. Phosphorus


Founded: 2017

Also honored in: 2021 Best Tech Startups in Carlsbad

“Phosphorus Cybersecurity® is the leading xTended Security of Things™ platform designed to secure the rapidly growing and often unmonitored Things across the enterprise xIoT landscape. Our Extended Enterprise xIoT Security Platform delivers Attack Surface Management, Hardening & Remediation, and Detection & Response to bring enterprise xIoT security to every cyber-physical Thing in your enterprise environment. With unrivaled xIoT discovery and posture assessment, Phosphorus automates the remediation of the biggest IoT, OT, and Network device vulnerabilities—including unknown and inaccurate asset inventory, out-of-date firmware, default credentials, risky configurations, and out-of-date certificates.”

9. Parler


Founded: 2018

“Parler is a Social News platform dedicated to protecting users, supporting publishers and building online communities.”

10. Matter Health

Matter Health

Founded: 2021

“Matter Health is on a mission to bring high-quality preventative and primary care closer to our patients’ homes, where they need it most. Our world-class, interdisciplinary teams of medical care specialists are devoted to building long term provider/patient relationships and offering the highest quality care to the communities we serve.

The barriers to holistic healthcare are plentiful, specifically in the senior community. A lack of easy, immediate access to care creates a high-cost strain on the healthcare system. We exist to serve these individuals most in need of quality healthcare and present a location-based health solution for the system at large.”