With so much going on in the city’s thriving ecosystem, it is easy to miss some of the happenings in the space. We keep you abreast of a few of things that you may have missed in NYC Tech News this week including the fundings, exits, and events. CLICK HERE TO SEE WHAT HAPPENED IN NYC […]
As the cofounder of High Line Venture Partners, Managing Partner Shana Fisher brings over a decade of investing experience, as well as a shrewd eye for successful business ventures, to the world of angel investments. Most notably, Fisher put herself on the map by investing in Pinterest in January of 2010—just one month after development […]
Today we hear from Cynthia Schames, founder of Abbey Post, a social commerce platform that brings together boutiques, indie designers and small brands with Plus Size shoppers–a severely underserved market. Schames’ background is in business development, having spent ten years in enterprise software at AltaVista, Equilibrium and Netopia (acquired by Google). Her previous startup, La Boite Orange, a privately held luxury ecommerce retailer, was the largest consignor of Hermes Birkin bags in the world.