We’re so damn distracted by “growth” that we rarely ask ourselves what it is about growth that even matters. You know who cares about growth? Our investors. The media. Our sewing circles of other Founders. You know who cares about quality? Our team. Our customers. Our partners. You know, the people that we should be […]
Every startup wants to be a predictable success, yet so few ever achieve this enviable position. In reality, getting there is not a random walk, and requires an understanding of the stages that every business must navigate and the organizational characteristics necessary at each stage. Les McKeown, in his book from a while back, “Predictable […]
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 today is Dan Levine, Managing Partner at Tenfore Holdings, an opportunistic, stage agnostic venture firm focused on investments where there is a differentiating and defensible commerce or data component. Currently […]
We have been accustomed to religiously collecting data but often do not have time the time to properly understand and process it. This leads to a host of risk factors associated with what’s in your organization’s data but not fully uncovered yet, especially with a movement towards customer data privacy initiatives like GDPR. Text IQ analyzes […]
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 6/19/2019 featuring funding details for Text IQ, GoTenna, and much more. A ton of unreported fundings. HUGE. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Healthcare systems are notoriously backlogged with inefficiencies and miscommunication between patients, clinicians, and providers. Investors have taken notice and it’s no surprise that VirtualHealth’s Series B round was met with much anticipation and interest. The company’s flagship platform HELIOS has transformed the lives of 7 million patients. At its core, HELIOS integrates clinical, behavioral and […]
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 6/18/2019 featuring funding details for VirtualHealth, NewtonX, and much more
Raising money, particularly in a VC round with outsiders planning to join a startup’s Board of Directors, is often a founder’s first real introduction to corporate governance. A Board of Directors – the head governing body of a classically structured startup – approves all of a company’s most important decisions (including hiring/firing executives). Boards have […]
A look at specific facts on demographic changes over the past few years, and what they mean for some of the major business segments out there today.
Credit score plays an essential role in everyday life including securing an apartment. PropertyNest, a Brooklyn-baed startup launched in 2018, is a comprehensive real estate listing site focused on New York that helps people find apartments to rent or buy, using their credit score as a filtering tool. Apartment seekers can provide information about a […]
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 6/17/2019 featuring funding details for Quartet Health and much more.