Face it. Employees are no longer impressed with the classic office gift consisting of paperweights or tote bag with the company logo on it. As more millennials enter the workforce, they are focused on building rewarding experiences and receiving meaningful gifts. Snappy, an innovative employee recognition and incentive startup, provides a platform for enterprises that expertly […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 10/23/18 featuring funding details for Snappy, WiredScore, and Pair Eyewear.
As the playoffs are in full swing, everyone is littering their speech with baseball apologies, “We are only at the bottom of the first inning for all these technologies,” declared Pano Anthos at last week’s RoboLab forum. When illustrating his point, Anthos deconstructed one of XRC Labs‘ portfolio companies which utilizes computer vision to identify store merchandise. “Right […]
The auto insurance industry is one that’s almost as old as the automobile industry itself. To be specific, it dates back to 1897, when Gilbert J. Loomis of Dayton, Ohio purchased the first ever auto insurance policy from the Travelers Insurance Company. Since then, as automobile ownership has exploded, and various jurisdictions have made auto […]
One of the most important skills for every entrepreneur is timely and effective decision making. In a startup, any decision is better than no decision. One of the primary roles of every founder is to solve problems, make a decision, and manage the decision to results. The best entrepreneurs relish this role, while others struggle […]
A sad sight – you are laboring away at your desk, holding off on eating lunch, and you finally get up to get a snack but your office has virtually no or limited options. Variety Fun changes that with its snack subscription service for offices. The service is partnered with over 500 snack brands – ranging […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 10/22/18 featuring funding details for Atrium.
We recently had our mid-year internal review of our funds. In going through our many investments, one factor that emerged was that we have three fundamental “flavors” of investments. We found that we actually use slightly different language when we discuss each of these investment flavors, because our perspective and expectations of the companies are distinctly different.
Ten years from now, your future self is yelling, telling you to do something now, telling you to focus on the most important thing to your future self’s success—investing in your most important relationships. Your future self can see it clearly. Relationships are at the core of your future success. Some people let the universe […]
Here is my perspective on the highest risk elements, from my years of working with investors and watching startups come and go.
NYC Tech News for the week ending 10/20 including the NYC startup fundings, NYC startup exits, and NYC Tech events including news for SAM.AI, vertoe, Seva, Axio, Chief, Exenta, and much more…