Over $180M in funding raised! The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 5/11/2021 featuring funding details for Windmill, Sanctuary, and much more.
Aggregate statistics for all US funding deals by stage of funding (Early, Series A, Series B, and Late) including mention of notable rounds for April 2021.
Big data is transforming the real estate industry. Real estate developers and investors are able to now integrate disconnected data like never before to understand things like a location’s risks, opportunities, and pricing. For example, properties within a quarter-mile of two specialty grocery store leads to higher property values but being within four of these stores correlates to lower pricing. An insight like this could be uncovered manually but it would take countless hours of sorting through data while not even sure what you are looking for. Cherre is a real estate data management platform that allows the real estate industry to ingest disparate sources of data into a centralized platform and provides actionable insights based on the data. By combining non-traditional and traditional data, the platform is able to quickly and efficiently identify discernable patterns, unleashing the power of predictive analytics for investors, developers, and even property and casualty insurers. In 2020, the company was able to secure integrations with forty data providers and grew ARR 3x despite the pandemic slowing down the real estate industry. AlleyWatch caught up with CEO and Cofounder L.D. Salmanson to learn more about unlocking the power of data for the real estate industry, the company’s strategic plans, latest round of funding from investors that include Trustbridge Partners, Glilot Capital Partners Mark Schwartz, Intel Capital, Navitas Capital, and Carthona Capital.
16 fundings; $400M+ invested in NYC startups in the past week. NYC Tech News for the week ending 5/8 featuring news for Gilgamesh, Timescale, Underdog Fantasy, and much, much more.
The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report takes us on a trip across various ecosystems in the US, highlighting some of the notable funding activity in the various markets that we track. The notable startup funding rounds for the week ending 5/8/21 featuring funding details for HoneyBook, Genies, Bitski, and twenty-five other rounds that you must know about.
The rush to digital is reshaping the health insurance market. Incumbents are making investments in digital to defend their positioning while a new crop of entrants is looking to disrupt the industry with technical savvy. Vericred has positioned itself at this crossroads with its data exchange and technology platform for insurers with a robust of APIs to reduce administrative and medical costs while also leading to revenue growth. The company’s infrastructure platform allows insurers to deliver digital experiences and services, improve sales tools, manage member relations, and more. The company views itself as providing the pipes that are powering the new digital insurance economy to meet the needs of consumers, brokers, employers, and employees alike with smart solutions. AlleyWatch caught up with CEO and Cofounder Michael Levin to learn more about the adoption of digital within the insurance and benefits industry, the company’s strategic plans, latest round of funding from investors that include Aquiline Technology Growth, Echo Health Ventures, MassMutual Ventures, Guardian Strategic Ventures, Riverside Acceleration Capital, FCA Venture Partners, and First Health Capital Partners
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 5/7/2021 featuring funding details for BigBrain, Material Bank, and much more.
Storage technologies are beginning to overtake traditional HDD and hybrid solutions thanks to decreased cost, increased performance capabilities, and increased reliability. As computing needs become more sophisticated, data centers are evolving to meet the growing demand for infrastructure that’s natively designed to handle AI, ML, and large-scale applications. VAST Data offers managed software and storage solutions that allow enterprises to adopt all-flash architecture for their data center needs in a turn-key, reliable solution. The pandemic accelerated digital transformation for many organizations, increasing the demand for data solutions, and VAST was able to close out 2020 at an impressive $100M annual run rate (ARR). AlleyWatch caught up with Founder and CEO Renen Hallak to learn more about the company, future plans, and latest round of funding led by Tiger Global.
Everything you need to need to know about the largest US startup funding rounds of April 2021; broken down by industry, stage, investors, and more…
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