Notable startup fundings for the week ending 7/6/19 featuring funding details for Calm, DotLab, 54gene, and much much more.
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 2/12/19 featuring funding details for Chainalysis, Dandelion Energy, and Haute Hijab.
In March 2015, I joined Flight VC as manager of the Israeli Founders Syndicate, the 15th syndicate in the stable of Flight VC’s federation of AngelList syndicates headed by Gil Penchina and Shawn Merani. By September, I was so impressed by what the team was building that I wrote a post “The Rise of Flight VC” where I detailed the statistics […]
The future looks bright for early-stage companies seeking capital as we prepare to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the JOBS Act – Title I. Emerging growth companies (defined as a company with total annual gross revenues of less than $1 billion during its most recently completed fiscal year) have enjoyed relaxed requirements around fundraising in […]
This is my term for some of the more recent batch of startup accelerators that has been popping up. With the hundreds of facilities, organizations and communities that are clamoring to support budding entrepreneurs and their various startups, the need to differentiate has become ever more important. With over 75 startup incubators and accelerators in […]
If you can’t get an intro to a VC, hang up your cleats now. You’re done, game over.” -Mark Suster Choosing an investor is like getting married — except without any of the good parts. There is no reception with your friends from college. No exotic honeymoon. And, once you’ve chosen, you can’t ever get divorced. […]
The attack of the seed rounds edition… 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 a few of things that you may have missed in NYC Tech this week including the fundings, exits, and events. CLICK HERE TO […]
Many entrepreneurs today work on their startups at night, while they are still working their full-time day jobs. The question is: should entrepreneurs launch businesses with this part-time focus? The answer is: not typically, but it all depends on your specific situation. Here is the case for keeping your day job: Startups require capital, and […]
Campus Job is an online marketplace for students to find part-time jobs during the school year, and for businesses to find students to hire for short-term work. The site is set up at more than 7,000 post-secondary schools nationwide, with students already registered at nearly 500 U.S. campuses, including all eight Ivy League colleges, the […]
Silicon Valley has long prided itself for creating the Pied Pipers of the world, but venture capitalists themselves have been reluctant to disrupt their own industry and the traditional 2/20 model. But just recently, Kent Goldman, a former First Round Capital partner, is trying something radical: he’s spreading the wealth with his founders. It’s simple enough. […]