NYC Tech News for the week ending 10/5 including the NYC startup fundings, NYC startup exits, and NYC Tech events including news for Refinery29, Food52, HYPR, and much more…
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The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 10/2/2019 featuring funding details for Brightfield, HYPR, and much more.
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 […]
Flatiron Health, the leading cancer research platform and oncology software, has been acquired by Swiss pharmaceutical giant, Roche for $1.9B, marking the largest NYC tech acquisition in history. According to a press release, Flatiron will continue its current business model with the entire team joining Roche. “Roche has been a tremendous partner to us over […]
In Stiletto Network, Nancy Peretsman of Allen & Company confides that her female peers’ attempt to mentor young women had a surprising effect: “We thought the younger women would deeply benefit from the older women, but the surprise was that it definitely went both ways.” There is much written on why young entrepreneurs should seek […]
If you follow enterprise technology, then you know that there are certain household names that everybody knows by now. Like Aaron Levie, the 29-year-old-wunderkind CEO of Box, and Marc Benioff, the battle tested veteran CEO of salesforce.com. Here are some rising stars who you may not know – yet. Each is doing his/her part to […]