It seems as though another accelerator program pops up weekly in the burgeoning NYC Tech scene. Among this crowd is the tried and tested Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA). The midtown-based accelerator led by Murat Aktihanoglu and Jonathan Axelrod is now graduating its 12th cohort of 12 startups that each received $100K in investment (up from the […]
The New York Digital Health Accelerator recently held its demo day for its fourth batch of HealthTech startups in NYC after an intense five-month program. During the program, six growth-stage companies worked with a number of world class health organizations such as Aetna, Memorial Sloan Kettering, Northwell Health, and NYU Langone Medical Center to validate […]
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 in investment, mentorship from over 100 industry professionals, and now are ready to be released to the public. This […]
The New York Digital Health Accelerator (NYDHA), a program run by the Partnership Fund for New York City and the New York eHealth Collaborative, is wrapping up its five month program today with presentations at its annual demo day from six early and growth stage health tech companies.
In this post we are talking to Rahul Sidhu, co-founder and CEO of SPIDR, Techstars ’15 company from Los Angeles. 1. What is SPIDR in 140 characters? We transform law enforcement agencies into data-driven police organizations. 2. Why did you start the company? I was formerly a police officer who lived through the frustrations of […]
In this post we are talking to Orkun Atik, co-founder and CEO of Mona, Techstars ’15 company from Seattle. 1. What is Mona in 140 characters? Mona is an artificial intelligence based personal shopping assistant in your pocket. Just like an expert in-store assistant that knows you really well. 2. Why did you start the company? […]