Today, I take a look at the state of venture capital and seed funding during the month of May nationally, where over $8.8B was invested into US startups. Analyzing some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, we break down the aggregate statistics for all funding deals by stage of funding (Seed, Series A, Series B, and Series C+) […]
An Angel in New York
Welcome to Inside the Mind of a NYC Angel Investor, a new series at AlleyWatch in which we speak with New York City-based Angel Investors. Up first in the hot seat is Alicia Syrett, Founder and CEO of Pantegrion Capital. She serves on the Board of Directors of New York Angels, is a regular panelist […]
A look at the funding environment for NYC women in tech, analyzing discrepancies in funding for female-founded and gender-mixed founded startup teams.
Managing Airbnb rentals can be a burden. On top of making your house look perfect for guests and all the maintenance that goes with that, you need to make sure that you are being paid promptly. In the current model, there is an inevitable lag between stays and payments. Thankfully, Payfully is giving you the […]
I was honored to talk to the latest cohort at Ari Horie’s Women’s Startup Lab accelerator in Menlo Park recently. As we closed a discussion of early stage investing I offered up three high level pieces of advice on achieving startup success. This was based on my observations of shared winning behaviors of startups I have had the privilege […]
Kevin Tung is an active angel, who is about to launch yet another startup of his own.
Wait’ll you hear the one skill that all superengineers have. Every single one.
This Angel in New York is an Investment Banking Whiz.
Andrew Ackerman is an investor, mentor, writer and happens to be MD at DreamIt NYC Accelerator. Yes, he knows of what he speaks.
Born in Ireland, David Beatty began his career as a headhunter in 1985, before joining IMI Computing in 1989. He was transferred to the United States in 1990. In 1993, he founded Empire Messaging, a company that provides enterprise messaging solutions, and ran it until 2004. He has gone on to cofound seven other companies, […]