Everything you need to need to know about the largest NYC startup funding rounds of April 2021; broken down by industry, stage, investors, and more…
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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 5/1/21 featuring funding details for Automox, Honorlock, and twenty-seven other rounds that you must know about.
90% of Americans who exercise regularly say they will continue at-home workouts even after gyms fully reopen. The convenience of rolling out of bed combined with a growing number of options to exercise at home has led consumers to splurge on sophisticated at-home fitness equipment. Ergatta provides an at-home connected rowing machine and subscription service that incorporates interactive gaming elements to provide a full-body workout. From a 17.3-inch interactive screen, rowers can choose a personalized experience based on their goals. The Ergatta Rower, which retails at $1,999 with an additional $29/month subscription fee, satisfies the needs of those who are interested in building a results-driven workout routine that’s competitive without having to participate in classes. AlleyWatch caught up with Cofounder and CEO Tom Aulet to learn more about the experience of launching at the onset of the pandemic, the company’s impressive traction, latest round of funding from investors that include Advance Venture Partners, Greycroft, Fifth Wall, Gaingels, and Hans Tung.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 4/28/2021 featuring funding details for Ergatta, Kaia Health, and much more.
According to the American Pets Product Association, Americans spent $99B on their pets in 2020. With the growing popularity of IoT, Americans also spent ~$10B on wearables last year. Fi, the company behind a proprietary GPS-enabled smart collar for dogs, fuses the two. Aside from tracking location, the collars monitor the movement, activity, and sleep patterns of the dog and the company is increasingly focused on using machine learning to address potential health issues that may arise and be detected from the data it collects. Fi’s Series 2 collar, which has a battery life of 3 months without a charge, retails at $149 and the GPS tracking service is $99/yr. AlleyWatch caught up with Cofounder and CEO Jonathan Bensamoun to learn more about the inspiration for the business, the company’s future plans, experience managing its supply chain during the pandemic, and latest round of funding from investors that include Longview Asset Management, Advance Venture Partners (AVP), Gokul Rajaram RRE Ventures, Lerer Hippeau, and Freestyle.
With so much going on in the city’s thriving ecosystem, it is easy to miss some of the happenings in the space. We keep you abreast of the things that you may have missed in NYC Tech News for the week ending 2/27 including the NYC startup fundings, NYC startup exits, and NYC startup events featuring news for Fi, Heyday, Electric, and much, much more.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 2/25/2021 featuring funding details for Fi, PureStream Trading Technologies, and much more.
The notable startup fundings for the week ending 8/8/20 featuring funding details for Krisp, Ginger, PandaDoc, and much much more.
The notable startup fundings for the week ending 5/16/20 featuring funding details for Briq, Expel, Slice, and much much more. By the looks of it, this past week marked the return of startup funding!
NYC Tech News for the week ending 5/18 including the NYC startup fundings, NYC startup exits, and NYC Tech events including news for Away, HATCH, and much more…
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