2021 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. DroneUp


Founded: 2016

Also honored in: 2020 Best Tech Startups in Virginia Beach

“DroneUp is an end-to-end aerial data collection services provider to commercial organizations and public sector entities; leveraging our patent-pending platform, Mission Match™️ in both iTunes & Google Play app stores. Through Mission Match, DroneUp locates, qualifies and deploys drone pilots to client requirements delivering on-demand drone services in-app alongside 24/7 manned, mission oversite. DroneUp is poised to assist by providing drone services in a variety of verticals such as Facilities Management, Chemical, Oil & Gas, Solar, Wind, Transportation, Emergency & Law Enforcement Services, Agriculture, Construction, Infrastructure, Inspection, Security, Insurance, Commercial Real Estate, Media & Marketing, and University & Institutions of Higher Education.”

2. 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.”

3. Secret Chord Laboratories

Secret Chord Laboratories

Founded: 2018

“We develop neuroscience-powered software to predict the response a piece of music will have in the brains of a targeted audience. Our mission is to create the next wave of music analytics based on human-centered predictive models, leveraging insights from the neuroscience of music perception in unprecedented ways. Our artificial intelligence software platform, dopr™, predicts how an audience will enjoy a song before it hits the market.”

4. RoboCent


Founded: 2012

Also honored in:

“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.”