Today, I take a look at the state of venture capital and angel funding during the month of July, both in New York and nationally. Analyzing some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, we break down the national aggregate statistics for all funding deals by stage of funding (Angel/Seed, Series A, Series B, and […]
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Gold, as a form of jewelry, is over 4,500 years old and has yet to go out of style. While gold may be timeless, the way we buy it has been very outdated. Introducing AUrate, the high quality direct to consumer jewelers who are doing away with the middleman for more affordable, modern, and high […]
Another strong month in NYC for startup funding with total funding with over $700M in funding announced in NYC alone. Notable late stage fundings for Casper, Freshly, ClassPass, and Cadre nearly drove over half of the total funding for the month in the city.
Q2 2017 Posts Consistent Marks as VCs Continue to Place Larger Bets Early results are in for Q2 2017, and we’re seeing the first quarterly uptick in NYC-based seed deals in the last six quarters. According to preliminary figures, Q2 saw 37 deals closed, pulling in $67.1MM in total funding. These numbers are up 6% […]
Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the 10 largest rounds in New York during the month of June. I have included some additional information such as industry, round type, investors in the round, and date of funding to further the analysis for the state of venture capital in NYC. It was an […]
Whether manufacturing returns to the United States at scale is yet to be determined. However, one thing that is certain is that with the advent of 3D printing and robotics, manufacturing will not be the same. Voodoo Manufacturing is poised to capitalize on this with its software driven 3D printing factory that minimizes costs associated with manufacturing and cuts lead times for mass production.
With nearly 90% of Americans at risk of developing type-2 diabetes and affecting 29M Americans, diabetes has definitely taken its toll. But while this may seem bleak, the silver lining is that type 2 diabetes is completely preventable by changing your dietary habits and Blue Mesa Health is leading the charge. With their digital diabetes […]
Today, I take a look at the state of venture capital and angel funding during the month of May, both in New York and nationally. Analyzing some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, we break down the national aggregate statistics for all funding deals by stage of funding (Angel/Seed, Series A, Series B, and […]
When you are in the research and development phase you need to figure out what works and more importantly, what doesn’t work. Reality AI allows you to track and detect specific events while building connected devices in a variety of applications. The company, originally designed for military use, is an engineer’s best friends when it comes […]
Welcome back to Inside the Mind of a NYC Angel Investor, a new series at AlleyWatch in which we speak with New York City-based Angel Investors. In the hot seat this time is John Ason, who has been investing in startups for over 20 years and serves as a mentor at Astia, Springboard, 37 Angels, The Vinetta Project, […]