PV tech firm attracts $6.5 million investment for teacher evaluation software

Carlos Antequera, Netchemia CEO
A Prairie Village-based tech firm focused on helping school districts hire and evaluate teachers recently announced a $6.5 million capital infusion from a San Francisco growth equity firm.

NetchemiaCEO Carlos Antequera told the Kansas City Business Journal that the firm, which has its world headquarters at 3520 W. 75th Street, will use the money in part to expand its operations and hire more employees.

The company now employees 50, 10 of which it has added to its staff since January.