Our friends at Newark Venture Partners (NVP), the venture fund catalyzing innovation in Newark, hosted demo day for its latest cohort of startups participating in its NVP Labs program. We had a chance to catch up with founders in the cohort and learn more about their businesses as they hit the stage. Here is a brief snapshot: Ziel […]
The death of retail is greatly exaggerated. XRC Labs hosted demo day for its fourth cohort, which includes ten innovative startups that are changing the face of retail. Since launching two years ago, the program has backed 36 startups and 70% of the past graduates have gone on to raise additional funds. The accelerator was conceived jointly […]
Are you a woman in NYC Tech and interested in participating in this series? Make sure to read the whole article… Much has been said and written about the lack of women in the tech sector, be it as investors (or associates), founders, or in management positions at major companies. Is the problem the old […]
Today we speak with Karen Lau, cofounder and CTO of Furnishr. Starting her career in computer science, Lau decided to follow her passion for interior design before founding Furnishr.
Today we speak with Janett Martinez, CEO and founder of Loomia, a smart farbic for wearables. Growing up in NYC, Janett studied design technology and previously freelancing as a programmer, board op and master electrician prior to launching her venture.
There’s a New Accelerator in town… XRC Labs, an accelerator established earlier this year in partnership with Parsons School of Design and global management consulting firm Kurt Salmon, is announcing its first class today in NYC today with 8 retail and consumer goods startups. Earlier in the year, XRC put out a call for applications […]