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Techs and the City - MIT student Erica Swallow is finding out how unwelcoming the world of venture capital can be for women. She discusses her experiences with Sara Murray.
MIKE PATTERSON
#NYCTech - Michael Patterson joined Alpha Prime Ventures in June 2013. The firm is fairly new, so their portfolio is light, but their focus lies within mobile technology. Patterson’s investments with Alpha Prime include Canary, a mobile...
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Advice - "Investing is not a game where the guy with the 160 IQ beats the guy with a 130 IQ.  Once you have ordinary intelligence, what you need is the temperament to control the urges that get other people into trouble in investing." -...
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#NYCTech - Armed with some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, we’ve broken down the 10 largest Series C+ rounds of all time in NYC. I have included some additional information as well, such as year of funding, industry,...
BIZZABO
#NYCTech - Bizzabo, the platform and events app that helps  professional organizers to increase social buzz, maximize engagement and create new revenue opportunities, announced today that they’ve raised a funding round of $2.5 million....
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#NYCTech - 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 week including the fundings, exits,...
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#NYCTech - Some of them want to see traction. Some will invest on blind faith. Still others won’t look at more than a one-page elevator pitch. Many are founders themselves, but no matter what their preferences, one thing is certain: every...
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#NYCTech - Online and mobile food ordering and delivery service OrderUp announced it raised $7 million in Series A venture funding led by Steve Case’s Revolution Ventures with participation from LivingSocial co-founder Tim O’Shaughnessy. The...
ADAM QUINTON
#NYCTech - Adam Quinton is Founder/CEO of Lucas Point Ventures and an active investor in and advisor to early stage companies. His investments include The Muse, Rapt Media, VenueBook and Snaps. He recently served as Chief Financial Officer of...
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Accelerators - With the explosion of corporate-backed venture capital funds, accelerators and incubators in the last couple of years, I think the big companies are starting to realize: 1) how important innovation is to staying relevant (watching...
POSHLY
#NYCTech - Poshly builds personalization technologies that connect beauty brands with consumers, but the real beauty of the platform is the way that the company is collecting data. Think hyper-personal. Poshly members discover beauty products...
JALAK JOBANPUTRA
#NYCTech - Jalak Jobanputra is a venture capitalist specializing in digital media, enterprise software, broadband infrastructure, healthcare IT, mobile & Internet – among other sectors. Jobanputra is currently a founding Partner at...
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#NYCTech - New York is an adtech and ecommerce town edition... Armed with some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, we've broken down the 10 largest Series B rounds of all time in NYC. I have included some additional...
NOOM
#NYCTech - Want to lose weight and get healthier? Isn’t that always the promise of every new weight loss program that comes down the pike? What if there was an app for that, complete with input on the foods you eat, an anonymous online support...
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Advice - Too many entrepreneurs tell me they are looking for an investor, and can’t differentiate between venture capital (VC) investors versus accredited Angel investors. They argue that the color of the money is the same from either...
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#NYCTech - 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 week including the fundings,...

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