Dog food startup and ‘Shark Tank’ alum raises $23M, shifts HQ to Durham from California

//Dog food startup and ‘Shark Tank’ alum raises $23M, shifts HQ to Durham from California

Dog food startup and ‘Shark Tank’ alum raises $23M, shifts HQ to Durham from California

More than two years after appearing on “Shark Tank,” a vegan dog food startup has secured even more capital from billionaire Mark Cuban – and that’s good news for Durham. That’s because Wild Earth, which just added $23 million to its coffers, has moved its headquarters from California's Bay Area to Durham’s American Underground, lured to the region by its lower-cost of doing business. Founder and CEO Ryan Bethencourt said the pandemic is a major driver behind the company's move from…

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