Notable startup fundings for the week ending 9/15/18 featuring funding details for Shift, Sysdig, Atrium LTS, Datrium, Pendo, and more .
Spend the next 158 seconds recapping what you missed on AlleyWatch and in NYC Tech last week featuring @645 Ventures, Brooklyn Bridge Ventures, Indegy, UNTUCKit, Bloom Credit, Kidmoto Technologies, and much more…
Millions of people use car services, taxis, and ride-sharing apps to get to the airport, and many of these people are parents traveling with kids who need to be in car seats by law. Unless the parent is lugging around a car seat, this poses a specific problem when hopping into the usual car service. […]
Technology is so key to every business these days that experienced business-smart but non-tech entrepreneurs are feeling deeper and deeper in the hole. Even if they realize that they need real technical strength at the top, they are not sure how to attract and select the talent and expertise they really need.
For someone whose credit score is off a few points from a financial institution’s qualifying score has few options: they are either outright denied a loan or end up with an expensive financial product. But that’s changing with Bloom Credit, the financial wellness platform that provides denied applicants with a data-driven credit-building roadmap to help […]
The dilemma of ‘to tuck’ or ‘not to tuck’ is a problem that people grapple with before getting dressed, and this problem is only exacerbated when shirts are not specifically designed to be tucked in. That’s why UNTUCKit was created. Since 2011, this NYC startup has been providing men with high-quality shirts designed specifically to […]
For an early-stage founder, closing a deal is cause for celebration. It validates your idea, gives you the confidence to keep pushing on, and of course sets you up for more work. This two-part series focuses on that subsequent work. Just because a client has signed does not mean they’re “live,” and being “live” certainly […]
Welcome back to Inside the Mind of an NYC VC, a highly acclaimed series at AlleyWatch in which we speak with New York City-based Venture Capitalists. In the hot seat this time is Nnamdi Okike, General Partner at 645 Ventures, a seed stage NYC venture firm launched in 2013. Currently investing out of its second fund, which just closed in August at […]
Direct mail isn’t dead and PebblePost proves this through its Programmatic Direct Mail® service, which converts shoppers into buyers. This service collects data on users’ real-time online interest and then sends meaningful mail to influence at-home purchases. PebblePost’s marketing platform uses sophisticated data insights to deliver the right message, at the right time but through physical […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 9/12/18 featuring funding details for Sisense, Lively, and Masse.
Every inventor seems to think their invention is worth a million dollars, but I haven’t seen anyone pay that much for one yet. In fact, I often have to tell aspiring entrepreneurs that their inventions have zero value, at least not until they are put in the context of a business plan, with qualified people […]