2023 Best Tech Startups in Virginia Beach

Powered by CrunchbaseThe Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Virginia Beach, Virginia. 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. EdLogics


Founded: 2012

Also honored in:

“Did you know that 90 million people in the US are at risk because they have difficulty understanding health information? Low health literacy causes an increase in emergency room and physician office visits, as well as poor health outcomes. Treating conditions due to difficulty understanding critical health information costs our healthcare system an estimated $240 billion dollars a year! During the most confusing time in healthcare history, making healthcare information consumable is critical.

EdLogics offers a highly engaging multimedia based learning solution that is delivered to the user’s device of choice…when they want it, where they want it. Our platform leverages the latest in multi-channel learning, gaming and incentives to reward users for learning critical health information. By making learning fun, interactive and engaging, EdLogics builds confidence in comprehending complex health information and empowers consumers to take greater responsibility for managing their health. We leverage highly configurable data collection capabilities, advanced analytics, and customized reporting to provide employers, health plans and care managers with meaningful insight into health education gaps, patient needs and care management challenges.”

2. DroneUp


Founded: 2016

Also honored in:

“DroneUp is recognized as a drone flight services innovation leader, transforming organizations with drone delivery and drone technology solutions. DroneUp develops SaaS platforms having patented mobile app technology available at the Apple App and Google Play Stores. With technology-driven customers, together they inspire the future of drone services, providing intelligent access to airspace, automation innovation, streamlined process management, operational efficiency, and a commitment to safety.

Headquartered in Virginia Beach, Virginia, DroneUp was founded in 2016 by Tom Walker. DroneUp quickly moved from an American small business start-up to a global leader, receiving a significant investment from the #1 retailer in the world, Walmart, Inc. DroneUp, a privately held company, works with more than 20,000 drone pilots to serve its customer portfolio and is dedicated to connecting communities to drone technology globally. For more information:”

3. FamilyApp


Founded: 2017

Also honored in: 2022 Best Tech Startups in Virginia Beach

“Family Digital offers a real-time consumer messaging service called FamilyApp for businesses and organizations to safely provide services to families. We leverage artificial intelligence to increase awareness of providers on google search and serve relevant messaging to families while user data remains encrypted. This approach improves conversion rates and lifetime value for providers while ensuring compliance and data privacy. Contact us for more information about how FamilyApp can benefit your business or organization.”

4. Code BGP

Code BGP

Founded: 2021

Also honored in: 2022 Best Tech Startups in Virginia Beach

“Code BGP is a startup that descends from ARTEMIS, a state-of-the-art open source software for accurately detecting and mitigating BGP hijacks in real-time. The founders of Code BGP are among the researchers who showed for the first time that BGP hijacks can be accurately detected and mitigated within a few seconds from their origination. The ARTEMIS software was released in Dec 2018 and is presently used by some of the largest Internet Service Providers to protect their networks from BGP hijacks.

Code BGP was founded to provide commercial-grade solutions at scale for network operators worldwide. We focus specifically on BGP security, visibility, and automation. Our mission is to provide highly innovative solutions that simplify BGP operations based on open source and proprietary software, making the Internet more robust and efficient. We aspire to disrupt the BGP security, visibility and automation landscape.”

5. RoboCent


Founded: 2012

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“RoboCent enables political campaigns to easily send call notifications to their subscribers, starting at 1¢ per message. Through RoboCent’s streamlined and user-friendly platform, clients can receive feedback from their customers, monitor their calls, and send out urgent notifications to subscribers within minutes.”