The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 4/8/19 featuring funding details for Gust, Bozburun, and much more.
David S. Rose
The Softbank-fueled buying spree continues for NYC companies… JUMP Bikes, the electronic bike sharing company that provides dockless bikes, has been acquired by Uber. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed but it has been reported that the transaction valued JUMP Bikes at approximately $200M. “We’re excited to begin our next chapter and to […]
NYC invaded Austin, TX at SXSW Interactive and at the NY Tech Meetup event on Saturday, March 8th, where our home-grown startups demoed their products for the global tech community to see. As a member of the NYC tech community myself, I recognized quite a few of the prominent faces in the room that made […]
Since the recent recession, and at least partially sparked by it, I’m seeing a real resurgence of entrepreneurial spirit, and more startup activity than ever before. I believe the days of the “job work” mentality are thankfully waning, with more people looking to get satisfaction by making the world a better place, rather than just […]
Before becoming “the father of angel investing in New York,” as described by Crain’s New York Business, and being called “New York’s Archangel” by Forbes, Rose spent the first 2 years after graduating from Yale as the regional director of the New York office of Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan. With his bachelor’s degree in urban […]
What’s the next big thing? There’s a good chance someone on this list is either starting it or funding it. The investors below have been a there as founders or investors for many of the companies that have shaped the internet like Amazon, eBay, AOL, Paypal, Facebook, Twitter, Google and many more. These investors have […]