$650M+ raised! NYC Tech News for the week ending 12/19 featuring news for BigID, H1, three acquisitions, two SPACs, one traditional IPO filing, and much more including how to get a pair of Beats Headphones from our featured partner…
The fear of death is one of the most common fears; so it’s no surprise that planning end-of-life arrangements is viewed as an uncomfortable topic that many people choose to ignore, leaving their loved ones to manage after they pass. Lantern is the modern-day end-of-life planning platform that looks at the process in holistic way. Lantern’s platform makes it easy for people to pre-plan or simply plan end-of-life arrangements. AlleyWatch caught up with CEO and Cofounder Liz Eddy to learn more about the inspiration for the company, the experience of fundraising for a company that’s focused on a delicate life event, future plans, and latest round of funding from investors that include Draper Associates, Amplify, XFactor Ventures, F7 Ventures, Jarl Mohn, Nikita Miller, and Joshua Goldman.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 12/16/2020 featuring funding details for Parsec, Lantern, and much more.