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Since first launching in 2008, Dreamit has received thousands of applications – heck, I’ve personally reviewed thousands of applications in the not quite three years since joining Dreamit. I’ve had the pleasure to read some really excellent applications that crisply and concisely showcased what made that startup shine. And then there were those other applications. […]
Seemingly, there is a new crop of startup accelerator programs popping up weekly. Most provide the same benefits – an initial investment in return for a slice of equity, office space for the duration of the program, mentorship from industry professionals, and other perks from service providers culminating in an investor demo day. Many also […]
Patient adherence has been plaguing the healthcare system for years with non-compliant patients costing the healthcare system upwards of billions, if not more. Not only is it an economic problem, but it’s also a societal problem as patient outcomes for a number of chronic conditions is dismal due to non adherence. What’s one way to […]
Worth is more than just what something costs in a vacuum. Other factors such as demand, the season and even the weather affect the worth of whatever you are selling. This being the case, prices should constantly be in flux to reflect this reality. This type of pricing, usually in favor of the customer, is […]
It was not so much a debate as a “frank exchange.” I was exchanging emails with the founder of one of the larger startup pitch conferences. He had asked me if I would promote his event with some of the DreamIt startups who are currently fundraising. His events are pay-to-pitch and it’s fair to say […]
With so much going on in the city’s thriving ecosystem, it is easy to miss some of the happenings in the space. This column will keep you abreast of a few of things that you may have missed in NYC Tech this week. CLICK HERE TO SEE WHAT HAPPENED IN THE ALLEY THIS WEEK
Everyone wants to be the first to see the latest and greatest, so here’s a sneak preview of the companies that are going to kill it at DreamIt Ventures NY Demo Day, and the first class to debut under the aegis of new managing director Andrew Ackerman. If there were a theme to this class as […]