These are the 13 NYC Unicorns You Need to Know About

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Today, I take a look at the 13 active companies that have post money valuations exceeding $1B in New York City as a result of their last round using some data from our friends at Crunchbase.  In addition to dollar amount of the valuation, I have included total equity funding, year founded, and number of funding rounds to further the analysis.  To keep the focus on traditional tech-enabled startups, real estate companies were excluded from this analysis. This list was compiled from that data retrieved on 1/20/16 and does not include companies that underwent liquidity events (acquisitions or IPOs).

Here’s a deeper dive through an analysis of these 13 NYC unicorns and their respective positioning in the overall unicorn universe.




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About the author: Reza Chowdhury

Reza Chowdhury is the CEO and Founder of AlleyWatch, the largest media property focused on the NYC tech and entrepreneurial ecosystem. He is also the Founder of New York Startup Lab, a software development firm with a specific focus on early stage companies. Previously, Reza was involved with several entrepreneurial ventures and began his career as securities trader on Wall Street. Recognized as a global thought leader, Reza has been named one of the 100 most influential people in NYC Tech by TechWeek on multiple occasions and is a NYC Venture Fellow, a world-class, year-long fellowship program designed to help high-potential entrepreneurs scale their ventures. Reza routinely speaks on the global startup ecosystem and is an advisor to advisor to SD Asia and Dublin Globe, two organizations that are fostering the growth of local entrepreneurial ecosystems.

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