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Accelerators - Since first launching in 2008, Dreamit has received thousands of applications - heck, I've personally reviewed thousands of applications in the not quite three years since joining Dreamit. I’ve had the pleasure to read some really...
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#NYCTech -  The summer of 2016 is over and demo day season in NYC is in full swing. Over the last four months, our friends at Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator groomed 12 companies in preparation for their demo day this week. These startups,...
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Accelerators -  Over the next 14 weeks, our friends at Dreamit will guide 7 EdTech companies through customer introductions, mentorship, and coaching culminating in a two week investor roadshow for their Fall accelerator program. Dreamit has...
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#NYCTech -  Over the last 13 weeks, Barclays FinTech Accelerator with Techstars has been grooming 10 companies night and day for demo day under the leadership of Techstars Managing Director Jenny Fielding.  These companies received up to $120K...
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Accelerators - Venture capitalists Sam Altman and Jason Calacanis both wrote posts recently on the topic of startup incubator-hopping. Altman says that participating in more than one startup incubator may actually decrease your chances of...
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Accelerators - A question I often get as an adviser is whether or not to join a business incubator or accelerator as a way to move forward faster and smarter and increase the odds of business success. The simple answer is always yes, but like any...
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#NYCTech -  There’s a brand new accelerator in town, and you need to know all about it. entreprenYOURS has an unique model: every participating company receives equity in their fellow cohort member’s startups. The program was started by...
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#NYCTech - Seemingly, there is a new crop of startup accelerator programs popping up weekly. Most provide the same benefits – an initial investment in return for a slice of equity, office space for the duration of the program, mentorship...
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#NYCTech -  8 FashionTech startup companies presented at New York Fashion Tech Lab's "Demo Day" at the Time Inc. recently. NYFTL was cofounded in 2014 by Springboard Enterprises and the Partnership Fund for New York City. This cohort of the...
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#NYCTech -  Over the next four months, our friends at Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator will groom 12 companies night and day for demo day later this year for its latest class that was announced this week. These startups, the Summer 2016...
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#NYCTech -  Patient adherence has been plaguing the healthcare system for years with non-compliant patients costing the healthcare system upwards of billions, if not more. Not only is it an economic problem, but it’s also a societal problem as...
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Accelerators - Cofounders Rohit Mittal started Stilt and Priyank Singh to provide financial services to immigrants in the US. Stilt is a recent graduate from Y Combinator’s W16 batch.When Rohit and Priyank moved from India to Columbia...
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#NYCTech -  Over the last four months, our friends at Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator have been grooming 11 companies night and day for demo day this week.  These 11 companies received $40K in investment, mentorship from over 200 industry...
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#NYCTech -  Columbia University is just about to finish the second class of its accelerator program focused on NYC student entrepreneurs, Almaworks. Demo day tomorrow will cap off the two month program for the 8 companies that were vetted...
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#NYCTech -   Food-X, the food-focused accelerator based in the city, recently announced its spring class for its fourteen-week program. A total of 10 companies were vetted and selected to receive $20K in investment, $30K convertible note at...
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#NYCTech -  Blueprint Health, the digital health accelerator based in the city, announced its ninth class for its twelve-week program recently. A total of 10 healthcare companies were vetted and selected to receive $20K in investment for the...