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AlleyTalk - Ask CrowdTwist founder Irving Fain what led StarVest Partners, with investment from earlier backers, including Fairhaven Capital and SoftBank Capital, to write the check, and he gives his team a lot of the credit. Background:...
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Accelerators - The company is called One Month, investors include Winklevoss Capital, Innovation Works, Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst, Start Fund, Oliver Jung, Lew Moorman, Y Combinator, FundersClub, and the crowdfunding platform WeFunder,...
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Advice - False starts, bad timing, wrong co-founder, no technical co-founder. Jason Nadaf could have written the book on what can and will go wrong when you’re starting a company.  Oh, and make sure that no accelerator will accept you, no...
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AlleyTalk - The web is very much a visual medium, and professional photographers have literally billions of high-quality images laying dormant on their hard drives. Add to the equation the fact that agencies, publishers, brands, well, just about...
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AlleyTalk - The company is Lua and they’re changing the way modern workforces collaborate – and of course that means mobile. Companies can reach individuals, entire department or custom groups in seconds. Which means real-time communications...
PEOPLE DOC
AlleyTalk - Here’s how PeopleDoc did it: 1. They became a pioneer in HR digitization - and the fast-growing global leader in cloud-based document and employee relationship management systems. 2. They make it much easier to access, share...
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AlleyTalk - First, GIFs may have been around seemingly forever, but giphy makes them searchable. And shareable. And discoverable. Of course, it also helps to be part of betaworks. Next, it’s also very cool when you can put a new spin on an...
JIBE
AlleyTalk - Jibe knows something about attracting some of the best talent on the planet. A leading recruitment technology platform, the company just announced that it has raised $20 million in a Series C financing round led by new investor, SAP...
HOPSCOTCH
AlleyTalk - A winner is a winner and teaching kids to code without having to type, well, that’s a winner. Hopscotch is a colorful drag-and-drop tool that not only teaches kids how to code – they’re building their own fun projects. Think of...
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AlleyTalk - Old Danish proverb say: everything has an end, except for a sausage, which has two. Like it or not, we all have expiration dates, and since you never know when yours will come around, best to be prepared. No one likes to think about...
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Advertising - When you have clients like Verizon, P&G, Nestle, Kraft, AT&T and Sony… When you’re showing a 300% increase in monthly recurring revenue since 2013… When it’s time to raise your next round so that you can expand into more...
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Advertising - Not only is email alive and well, but Liveintent is the latest New York based email marketing company to close a substantial round of funding, joining Movable Ink and SailThru. The Series C was led by Bullpen Capital, with additional...
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AlleyTalk - Sailthru, the leading provider of personalized marketing communications technology that employs a user-first mentality, personalizing the customer experience across all touch points, recently closed their latest funding round. David...
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AlleyTalk - Urbful is a local, online marketplace that promises delivery within hours. The company is seeking to change the existing model of ecommerce by hosting an environment where sellers do not have their sales data hedged against them, and...
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AlleyTalk - Mouth is about food. Indie food. Artisanal food. As well as tasty gifts. The company’s goal is to help you discover and get the best, most delicious and most interesting indie food products, and to help indie makers grow their...

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