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barbara corcoran
#NYCTech - Perhaps best known to the general public for her role on ABC’s “Shark Tank,” Barbara Corcoran began her business career with a $1000 loan for her real estate startup, The Corcoran Group. Nearly 30 years later, The Corcoran Group...
BLINKBUGGY
#NYCTech - New parents take a million pictures but let’s face it: pictures are just part of the story. Blinkbuggy is a platform that allows parents to capture, organize, share and store family memories, all in one safe place. The service is...
toan hyunh
#NYCTech - Why do you angel invest? I started out as an entrepreneur—just like you—and learned the hard way that sometimes, VC money is not all that it appears to be. It can make you feel like you gave your shirt, your house, your car,...
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Advice - Term sheet signed, due diligence complete, now it’s time to head into the last stage of the funding process — the closing. I don’t mean to use the title terms “legal grind” negatively. But, for most VCs and for most...
puzzle social
#NYCTech - Just a few short months after raising a $1.1M seed round, PuzzleSocial raised a $3M Series A. Of course, it helps if you’re writing digital crossword puzzles that are accessible on multiple platforms. And if you don’t make the...
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#NYCTech - New York tech is booming and while it seems like we’re writing about yet another company funding almost on a daily basis, it’s time to take note that there are a few more funds around in NYC these days as well. Some might have...
MATT WITHEILER
#NYCTech - Tech enthusiast, entrepreneur, and now a Venture Capitalist, Matt Witheiler began his career with Flybridge Capital Partners as a Senior Associate in July of 2008. Flybridge Capital Partners funds startup/seed and early stage...
THINKFUL
#NYCTech - We all know that Peter Thiel thinks college is expensive and a waste of time – at least for some people. Well, here’s an interesting twist. Thinkful President and cofounder Dan Friedman was an inaugural member of the Thiel...
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#NYCTech - We are pleased to announce the beta release of our latest and greatest product to date: the AlleyWatch NYC VC Hub. Our mission has always been to find efficient ways to present information in order to save our audience time, and...
REONOMY
#NYCTech - There’s a lot of commercial real estate – and a lot of commercial real estate deals going down - in New York and someone has to keep track of it all. Reonomy enables lenders, brokers and investors to win more business, close more...
NYC Tech Week in Review.002
#NYCTech - Welcome back and happy 2015! With so much going on in the city’s thriving ecosystem, it is easy to miss some of the happenings in the space.  We keep you abreast of a few of things that you may have missed in NYC Tech this...
acquisition
Advice - All founders dream of building everlasting public companies that will live on long after they are gone. However, after a few years of struggling and working for free, the idea of being acquired for a nice payday can seem very...
real connex
#NYCTech - First, RealConnex is the first online platform that connects absolutely all parties in the real estate food chain - investors, lenders, developers, advisors and other service providers - to capital, services, opportunities and to each...
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Crowdfunding - As with any form of monetary solicitation, crowdfunding has its perils and setbacks. Let’s walk through the three deadly mistakes entrepreneurs make with crowdfunding. Not Explaining Equity When Oculus was acquired by...
mike edelhart
#NYCTech - Mike Edelhart is the lead partner, Social Starts, an early stage investment fund for companies oriented toward building the “Social Construct” and the revolution that the Era of Social Media is bringing. He is also CEO of Tomorrow...
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Advice - You made it through the partner meeting, your email dings, your phone rings — good news: the VCs liked your company enough to proceed to the next step: due diligence. Usually, the word will come from your “inside coach”, as...

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