$560M+ invested in NYC startups in the past week; three acquisitions, consolidation in the ad tech space continues, and one IPO. NYC Tech News for the week ending 4/3 featuring news forÊHoller, Ethic, and much, much more.
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The notable startup funding rounds for the week ending 4/3/21 featuring funding details for Stord, Holler, and twenty-five other rounds that you must know about.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 4/1/2021 featuring funding details for Holler, PAIR Eyewear, and much more.
Buildings generate 80% of New York City’s greenhouse gas emissions. Improving energy efficiency isn’t only important to the environment but it also reduces costs, making housing more affordable in the long run. BlocPower is an energy technology startup that combines technology with structured finance solutions to encourage business owners to abandon their existing, obsolete heating and cooling solutions and replace them with sustainable alternatives. The company leverages machine learning to identify the buildings that will benefit the most from energy savings. For building owners, there is no upfront cost and repayment comes directly from energy savings. The company has already retrofitted 1000+ buildings in NYC and is expanding its efforts nationwide with projects in progress in 24 cities.
AlleyWatch caught up with CEO and cofounder Donnel Baird to learn more about the company, how his work with the Obama administration sparked the idea for the business, the company’s future plans, recent round of funding from investors that include American Family Insurance Institute for Corporate and Social Impact (AmFam), AccelR8 and The Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group, with participation from Kapor Capital, Elemental Excelerator, CityRock Venture Partners, The Schmidt Family Foundation and Salesforce Ventures.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 2/22/2021 featuring funding details for BlockPower, Comm Technologies, and much more.
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 12/3/2020 featuring funding details for Hydra Studios, Supergreat, and much more.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 10/8/2020 featuring funding details for Andie, BloomCredit, and much more.
This bi-weekly column covers the latest news from venture capital firms in NYC for the second half of November 2019 featuring must know news including news for Harlem Capital Partners, CityRock Venture Partners, and much more.