Recently, WeWork announced that employees will not be allowed to expense meals including poultry, pork, or beef, nor will the company pay for meat at any of its events to purportedly reduce the environmental impact of the company. Is this policy overstepping their bounds? Is this a nicely thinly veiled way to reduce expenses in the […]
It was a busy week – three NYC Tech exists, one rejected offer, and over a dozen fundings…
The Softbank-fueled acquisition spree continues… This time around, Conductor, a digital marketing platform focused on search engine optimization, has been scooped up by coworking giant WeWork. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “Conductor joining WeWork is a validation of everything we’ve all been working towards — showing businesses how to use their power to help […]
Are you a tech startup that needs to scale, and you want to be in the New York City area this spring? Newark Venture Partners Labs Bridge-to-Seed program offers $200K, high level mentorship, office space, and growth coaching.
According to data from our friends at Crunchbase, there were 354 acquisitions of New York companies in 2017, up from 238 in 2016. Today, I shine a spotlight on 13 of these notable transactions involving NYC startups that were acquired in during 2017. I have included the acquiree, the acquirer, transaction amount (when available), as […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 11/21/17 with info on ONE round you will not see anywhere else. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Flatiron School, the NYC-based coding school, founded in 2012 by Adam Enbar and Avi Flobaum has been acquired by coworking behemoth WeWork. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Enbar remarked, “In WeWork, we’ve found a partner who shares the mission we’ve had since the beginning: to enable passionate people to learn the skills they need to pursue […]
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Brittany Hodak sounds off on the benefits of Manhattan coworking.
This NYC startup is a sport and lifestyle brand designed to promote action sports such as surfing, skating and snowboarding that continue to gain popularity across the globe.
It’s also a mobile platform for athletes to connect and share information. Utilizing interactive map technology…