College seniors finishing up their last semesters in 2020 expected to graduate going into the most robust market in history. Instead, the pandemic hit, causing an unprecedented disruptive effect on the job market and on corporations seeking talent. RippleMatch is a virtual-first early-recruitment platform that lets employers connect with college students and recent graduates that they may not have otherwise. As the pandemic also exposed the lack of diversity in the workplace, the platform also helps ensure that employers are recruiting from diverse talent pools. RippleMatch allows employers to tap into a pool of candidates from 1300+ universities and provides supporting solutions for recruitment marketing, branding, virtual events, and analytics. AlleyWatch caught up with CEO and Cofounder Andrew Myers to learn more about how RippleMatch helps corporations attract diverse candidates, the company’s future strategic plans, recent round of funding from investors that include Invus Opportunities, Renegade Partners, Gaingels, G20, Work-Bench, Alleycorp, Bullpen Capital, and Accomplice
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 4/19/21 featuring funding details for Degreed, EcoCart, and twenty-two other rounds that you must know about.
The notable startup fundings for the week ending 1/16/21 featuring funding details for NeuroFlow, Jellyfish, and twenty other rounds that you must know about.
The notable startup fundings for the week ending 12/19/20 featuring funding details for Grin, LogiGate, StockX, and sixteen other rounds that you must know about.
An action-packed week! NYC Tech News for the week ending 12/5 featuring news for Supergreat, Materialize, Fakespot, and much more including how to get a pair of Beats Headphones from our featured partner…
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 11/9/2020 featuring funding details for Bentobox and much more.
Sports are meant to bring fans together but the pandemic has made our love of sports more isolating with fans now forced to turn to technology platforms to share their passion. Flick, founded by the founders of Fanduel, is the mobile chat and engagement platform built exclusively for sports fans. AlleyWatch caught up with Cofounder, CEO, and repeat entrepreneur Nigel Eccles to learn how his experience cofounding FanDuel inspired him to build Flick, the company’s experience raising virtually during the pandemic, and recent funding round from investors that include AlleyCorp, Bullpen Capital, Everblue Management, Amity Ventures, and Courtside Ventures
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 10/20/2020 featuring funding details for Polymarket, Canela Media, and much more.