Welcome back to Inside the Mind of an NYC VC, a highly acclaimed series at AlleyWatch in which we speak with New York City-based Venture Capitalists. In the hot seat this time is Brad Svrluga, General Partner at Primary Venture Partners, one of the city’s leading seed-stage firm. Primary is currently investing out its second fund, which […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 6/14/18. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Savvy entrepreneurs start testing their ideas on potential customers even before the concept is fully cooked. They have enough confidence in their ability to deliver that they don’t worry about someone stealing the idea to get there first, and they don’t forget to listen carefully to critical feedback. They become walking public relations machines for […]
Are you a woman in NYC Tech and interested in participating in this series? Make sure to read the whole article… Much has been said and written about the lack of women in the tech sector, be it as investors (or associates), founders, or in management positions at major companies. Is the problem the old […]
Sitting in New York City, looking up at the clear June skies, I wonder if I am staring at an endangered phenomenon. According to many in the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) industry, skylines across the country soon will be filled with flying cars, quadcopter deliveries, emergency drones, and other robo-flyers. Moving one step closer to […]
People don’t normally associate blockchain technology and advertising together, but NYIAX changes that through its blockchain-powered, patented financial matching engine for the advertising industry. Developed in partnership with Nasdaq, it provides advertisers and publishers with a platform to buy, sell, and re-trade advertising contracts, similar to financial instruments. It is built on the Nasdaq platform, […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 6/13/18. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
You’ve likely heard the buzz around blockchain technology. You may not have Satoshi Nakamoto on speed dial or $1.5M in your crypto wallet, but hey, one step at a time. If you’re a blockchain beginner, you probably didn’t understand any part of that last sentence. But, fear not, in part one of my blockchain series, […]
Remember Pokémon GO? Of course you do because it was all you heard about for a few quick months in the summer of 2016. With millions of people downloading and playing the game, retailers and restaurants leaped at the opportunity to sponsor in-game experiences. Players flocked from location to location to virtually battle one another […]
What are your content marketing goals? If you want not only success but sustained success, this question should be visited and revisited often. Every business will have vastly different content marketing strategies, whether they involve blogging about the benefits of certain products or infographics that people can share via social media to strengthen brand awareness. Though these […]
Most business managers preach that the key to success is holding employees accountable for actions, but I have found that successful entrepreneurs are all about holding themselves accountable. They skip the blame and complain game, and make things happen despite major obstacles. As a startup investor, I view any evidence of a victim mentality as […]