If you are a business professional or owner today, success is more and more about relationships. People relationships are the key to career growth, more than results, and customer relationships build brands, rather than the other way around. In this era of communication overload with many misleading messages, we have learned to count first on […]
Notable startup fundings for the week ending 6/8/19 featuring funding details for RapidAPI, SignalFx, Brideside, and much much more.
Gartner recently named Security Ratings a top priority for CIOs for 2019, and one of the platforms that all major companies want a gold star from is SecurityScoreboard: the leading security ratings platform. In a matter of minutes, this platform can instantly and non-intrusively measure the security of any company in the world. Its rating […]
As a CEO of a large organization that has grown quickly (from zero to $200 million+), I have a lot of POVs on leadership strategies that lead to strong internal culture and business results.
The Wall Street Journal Future of Everything conference was an enjoyable slate of a few days that included cutting edge products and panels of incredible thinkers and doers. We rounded up five things that completely caught our eye and made us excited for the future. The Automated Bartender: Barsys Getting a drink just got a […]
Meetings can feel like a waste of time, and sometimes, unfortunately, they are. Ineffective meetings plague many organizations. Perhaps, at one time or another, meetings served a practical purpose and added value to everyone involved. Somewhere along the line, however, they just became a standing commitment that no one challenged
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 6/13/2019 featuring funding details for SecurityScorecard, Sure, and much more
The annual LDV Vision Summit, now in its sixth year, which focuses on new technologies using computer vision featured startups tackling various uses cases with the application of novel vision technologies and AI. But it was healthcare that seemed to garner the most attention from general audience members and investors alike, with VCs declaring it […]
I don’t love the title of this post. Because, it’s not either/or, as vs. implies. It’s both and more. However, on just about every panel I sit on, invariably, the question comes up, “What is the most important thing you look for when evaluating a company?” Overwhelmingly panelists answer team. Team is essential for […]
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 Marcos Martinez-Villalba, a Venture Investor at Revel Partners, a founder-first B2B venture firm focused on investments in the US and Europe that was cofounded by four successful […]