This former Global CIO of MetLife and Managing Director at Citi is making everyone question: Is the power in the code?
Launching in the Alley
There are an estimated 4M babies born in the US every year, and many of these new parents are millennials, a demographic characterized by their consumer savviness and brand loyalty. A tried and true marketing tactic to push parents to purchase the most expensive products is reliant on new parents’ anxiety and uncertainty. Mockingbird changes […]
Financial crime compliance is complex and arcane, with regulations changing swiftly. Institutions, government, and corporations need to adhere to a new set of laws and regulations that govern crime compliance that include the Bank Secrecy Act, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and much more. As financial crimes grow more complex in nature so do these […]
The college admissions process is a stressful time for parents and children, and while there is no shortage of services and people offering up their expertise to guide students/parents through it, most of these services come with a big, price tag as evidenced by the recent college admissions scandal that rocked the headlines. An alternative […]
The independent film scene in New York is alive and thriving, but one of the greatest difficulties of being an indie filmmaker is getting your film out to the public. Entholigy, a Brooklyn based film startup, has built a community for independent filmmakers to publicize their work to the public. Not only is this film […]
April is Financial Literacy Month, but research has shown that people often feel insecure when looking at their finances. Often, these feelings stem from a lack of understanding about finance and how to manage personal finances, leaving people to feel vulnerable and frustrated. However, instead of shutting down when the conversation broaches personal finances, The Financial […]
Early stage investor Trace Cohen shares what made Fi, a smart dog collar startup, a compelling investment for New York Venture Partners.
Time is money, and any lapse in communications can cost the real estate market hundreds of thousands of dollars when orchestrating large lease deals. Occupier has built a centralized communications platform that connects all of the key stakeholders in real estate deal transactions such as executive teams, business unit leads, brokers, architects, and attorneys, allowing them to collaborate in […]
Searches for NYC apartments typically begins online, but a major issue with most of the online real estate listing sites is that you never know if you’re seeing an accurate depiction of the property or getting transparent pricing. Most other sites serve as a data collection platform, masqueraded as a real estate listing site, where […]
Over 4.2 billion people send mobile messages and most of these mobile messages are sent with the traditional black text and grey bubble. While this generic layout may be fine when chatting with friends, it isn’t effective for brands who need to communicate with consumers via mobile message thus OpenMessage created the first Mobile Message […]
New parents who are preparing for their first child typically face this universal crisis: having no idea what to buy and who to buy it from. Lalo is the modern baby and toddler brand that wants to fill this gap. Its mission is to help parents by streamlining the shopping experience through an intuitive online experience […]