The absence of sports has driven fans crazy during the pandemic but as sports resume, PickUp will be there to make sure that fans are engaged. Cofounded by Dan Healy, PickUp is a sports engagement platform that allows fans to create conversations from the content they are consuming on publisher sites and share it around the web.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 6/4/2020 featuring funding details for Benepass and much more.
Serial entrepreneurs James Clark and Tom Jermoluk are on a mission to eliminate passwords. Clark has built numerous companies including Netscape (acquired by AOL for $4.2B in the ‘90s), Healtheon (merged with WebMD), and Silicon Graphics (made visual effects for films like The Terminator). Jermoluk was the CEO of At Home Network from 1986-1996, a General Partner at Kleiner Perkins, and served as President and COO at Silicon Graphics. The duo launched Beyond Identity to bring us into a passwordless era and just raised $30M to do it.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 6/3/2020 featuring funding details for Vetty, Lili, and much more.
Most technical entrepreneurs I know demand the discipline of a product specification or plan and then assume that their great product will drive a great business. Serious investors, on the other hand, look for a professional business plan or summary first and hardly ever look at the product plan. Is it any wonder why so […]
Carolyn Childers and Lindsay Kaplan identified a lack of resources and community for the 5 million women in America who identify as senior leaders. The duo launched Chief to help women build lines of succession into these leadership positions. AlleyWatch caught up with Carolyn to learn more about the flourishing business (8000+ waitlist) and the company’s transition to offer virtual services in the wake of the pandemic.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 6/2/2020 featuring funding details for Ezra, Gesture, and much more.