David Rose is third generation serial entrepreneur as well as a third generation angel investor. Starting in the late 19th century, his grandfather was angel investor for medical equipment like the first portable kidney dialysis machine. David Rose grew up surrounded by innovation and spent the first part of his life starting businesses, beginning in […]
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A whole lot of fundings going on in the alley this week.
Taking a look forward, here are a few events that are coming up this week that should prove to be excellent: On Tuesday night, our friends at New York Enterprise Sales Meetup host a panel event on Managing the Enterprise Deal, where they will discuss how to build up your champion, validate the value proposition, […]
If you ask people what their overarching desire for humanity is, most would say world peace. Upworthy founder Eli Pariser has more or less spent his career trying to make it happen – or at least, to help make the world a better place. Pariser grew up in a small town (pop. 900) with one […]
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 this week including the fundings, exits, and events. At the end, we have also listed some of the upcoming events this week that need to be aware of.
Brian O’Kelley, the founder of AppNexus, is perhaps one of the most successful Internet entrepreneurs in NYC. Called a visionary and “the king of adtech,” by Forbes, O’Kelley is responsible for how modern companies have come to approach advertising online. O’Kelley can be counted among the original internet entrepreneurs, having run a successful web design […]
Cindi Bigelow doesn’t think of herself as an entrepreneur. She is a third generation leader of Bigelow Tea and knew from an early age that she wanted to be part of the family business. That said, she maintains an entrepreneurial mindset and sees herself as a “driver, non-compromiser….looking for opportunities all of the time…..never accepting […]
What’s cooler than beer and pizza? How about enjoying both while listening to entrepreneur, author and venture capitalist David Teten? Last Tuesday, StartupGrindNYC hosted the VC and blogger at AOL headquarters in the heart of New York City, four floors up above the bustling streets, where entrepreneurs, young and old—students, lawyers and professionals from all […]
Startup Grind held its monthly event mid-February with Brian Park as moderator and Jeff Pulver, co-founder of Vonage, and founder of ViVox, the VON coalition, and most recently, Zula, as his guest. Introduced this past July, Zula is a mobile collaboration solution for team communications that allows users to produce text messaging, initiates phone calls, […]