Notable startup fundings for the week ending 10/20/18 featuring funding details for Gauss Surgical, BitGo, Cloud9, Tastemade, Vacasa, Vector Launch, and Thirty Madison.
Wellness is one of the latest crazes that everyone is talking about and Rah Rah Health has targeted a different market with its integrated wellness platform. Instead of focusing on the crowded corporate wellness market, this platform is built specifically for university students across the nation. Just as with corporations, whose employees perform best when they […]
Nationally, 2018 continues to be on pace to see the most venture dollars ever invested in private companies. New York is following suit, with both deals and dollars in Q3 up from last quarter. The quarter saw 49 deals, up 17% from Q2 and up 26% from this time last year. More notably, however, was […]
In business, and in your personal life, the ability to anticipate and overcome criticism is one of the biggest differentiators between leaders, who make things happen, and followers, who may have great ideas but never seem to get things to go their way. In fact, leaders are not remembered for their dreams, aspirations, or intentions […]
It’s vacation protocol: you finally get to your destination after a long journey but you can’t check into your hotel until later in the day, so you’re stuck killing time with your luggage in tow. Or you have a long layover but you don’t get to leave the airport and explore because you don’t want to […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 10/18/18 featuring funding details for Fourpost, FundGuard, Seva, and Vertoe.
Change for the sake of change or for a sense of excitement can destroy just about any venture you take on. We must be diligent to avoid the dreaded “shiny object syndrome.”
Your personal assessment that you have traction probably won’t be convincing to potential investors and partners, so it’s important that you create and track your progress against some metrics. Here are some of the key specifics for credibility and acceptance as you create and use these metrics
AlleyWatch sits down with Ryan Darnell, Founding Partner at Max Ventures, an early stage NYC venture firm founded in 2013 that has made over 35 investments We visited Ryan at the Max Ventures’ office in Soho to discuss his path to venture, Max Ventures’ thematic approach to investing including its interest in digital commerce, how Ryan and his team serve as value-add investors, changes in the investment landscape, tips for entrepreneurs to successfully navigate the funding process, and much, much more including how to run a venture firm while balancing family responsibilities.
A new wave of innovators are using the best of tech to solve the ongoing mental health crisis. Harry Ritter, the CEO of Alma, discusses creating a dynamic co-practice model to improve therapy.
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 10/17/18 featuring funding details for Hero, WhiteSource, ConveyIQ, and TG-17.