2018 Best Tech Startups in Wilmington (North Carolina)

The Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Wilmington, North Carolina. 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. nCino


Founded: 2012

“nCino is the worldwide leader in cloud banking. With its Bank Operating System, built on the Salesforce platform, financial institutions can deliver the speed and digital experience that customers expect, backed by the quality and transparency that bankers need.”

2. Lapetus Solutions

Lapetus Solutions

Founded: 2014

“Lapetus Solutions, Inc. (LSI) is a science and technology growth company dedicated to creating products and services that will revolutionize the prediction of life events. By combining biodemography, dynamic questioning, and facial analytics, while harnessing the power of cloud computing, our scientific approach delivers faster, more accurate results in real time.

The LSI scientific team is composed of globally renowned experts in the fields of public health, aging, biodemography, facial analytics, and data science.”

3. Recovery Platform

Recovery Platform

Founded: 2017

“The Recovery Platform is a substance use specific platform that facilitates and guides physician and patient compliance when practicing Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT). It integrates easily with the physician’s electronic health record (EHR) and leverages its concierge-like patient functionality to expand access and privacy for opioid treatment to more patients. The platform allows providers to conduct automated searches and analysis of the PMP, view and follow SAMHSA-compliant workflows, efficiently chart patient improvement, order tests and obtain results from the lab, and view a reporting dashboard of patient activity. Patients can self-schedule to their providers and counselors for their platform embedded telemedicine visits which will increase access and privacy and reduce no-show appointments.”



Founded: 2014

“KWIPPED makes it easy for businesses to locate and rent equipment from a global network of equipment suppliers.

By providing access to the largest selection of rental equipment, we connect businesses that need to rent equipment with the exact equipment they need, when they need it, with a level of efficiency and reliability that can only be achieved at”

5. Petrics Health & Nutrition Application


Founded: 2015

“Petrics, Inc. is a pet technology startup located in Wilmington, NC, developing IoT products and software that empowers pet owners to properly manage, track, and respond to their pet’s health needs in the most timely, convenient manner. By analyzing your pet’s behavior and health, we are able to tell the story of your pet’s well-being. We are the tale behind the tail.”