There were 405 acquisitions of New York companies in 2019, down from the 409 in 2018. Today, I shine a spotlight on 22 of these notable transactions involving NYC startups that were acquired during 2019. I have included the acquiree, the acquirer, transaction amount (when available), time from founding to exit (the average for this group was 6.14 years), as well as investors and total funding raised by the target.
Restaurant reservation and management platform Resy, which calls itself the largest private reservation service in the US, is being acquired by American Express. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “American Express is a brand that we have admired and sought to partner with from our inception. There are myriad points of synergy between Resy […]
According to data from our friends at Crunchbase, there were 409 acquisitions of New York companies in 2018, up from 354 in 2017. Today, I shine a spotlight on 25 of these notable transactions involving NYC startups that were acquired in during 2018. I have included the acquiree, the acquirer, transaction amount (when available), as well […]
NYC Tech News for the week ending 11/10 including the NYC startup fundings, NYC startup exits, and NYC Tech events including news for Journy, Dynamic Yield, Gastrograph, Dormify, Teamworthy Ventures, RapidSOS, Resy, Reserve, Grovo, and much more…
Armed with some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the 10 largest NYC Startup Series A rounds of 2017. I have included some additional information as well, such as year of date funding, industry, brief company description, and total equity funding raised to further the analysis. In order to maintain a focus […]
Since the settlement of New York in the 17th century, the city’s economy has been rooted in commerce. In fact, the thriving beaver population in the region and the immense demand for beaver pelts in Europe led to the creation of the trading colonies in the New World. Over the last 400+ years, trade has […]