NYC Tech News for the week ending 9/19 including news for Alloy, SiteRx, Aavia, and much more…
The mantra in the startup world is that you are only as good as your team. However, companies that are scaling fast invest extraordinary amounts in any SaaS tool that will optimize their company’s and team’s performance but often overlook the actual hiring process. BrightHire is an HR tech startup that’s launching its intelligence interview management platform that serves as a real-time assistant during interviews that ensures interviews are being conducted with a company’s goals, values, and needs in mind. AlleyWatch caught up with CEO and Cofounder Ben Sessler to learn more about how BrightHire is thriving in the age of remote work, the company’s future plans, and recent funding round from investors that include Flybridge Capital, Ground Up Ventures, RTP Ventures, J Ventures, and Haystack, Silas Capital, and Rabil Ventures.
Managing and tracking the composition of a growing team has traditionally been a manual, tedious process reliant on disparate spreadsheets. ChartHop has built the first-of-its-kind platform that focuses on all aspects of organizational management. Emerging from stealth mode earlier this year, the company has been off to a strong start, growing 10x since raising its Seed round earlier this year. CEO and serial entrepreneur Ian White shares more on the company’s future plans, impressive traction, and recent Series A funding from investors that include Andreessen Horowitz, Abstract Ventures, CoFound Partners, Cowboy Ventures, Flybridge Capital, and Work Life Ventures.
Carolyn Childers and Lindsay Kaplan identified a lack of resources and community for the 5 million women in America who identify as senior leaders. The duo launched Chief to help women build lines of succession into these leadership positions. AlleyWatch caught up with Carolyn to learn more about the flourishing business (8000+ waitlist) and the company’s transition to offer virtual services in the wake of the pandemic.
There is always an emphasis placed on building the right team in the startup world and much attention is devoted to attracting and retaining the right talent. Yet there are few resources to help you manage what happens when internal systems and operations cannot match the scale of growth for a flourishing business. ChartHop is […]
Non-profits spend ~$150B annually on outsourcing marketing functions because great marketing campaigns can encourage thousands of people to volunteer, donate, and further support the cause and most nonprofits don’t have the resources to support in-house hires. Seeing this vast opportunity, Wethos has built an agile marketplace that allows nonprofits and mission-driven brands to engage creative marketing […]
NYC Tech News for the week ending 9/7 including the NYC startup fundings, NYC startup exits, and NYC Tech events including news for Even Financial, Loadsmart, T-REX, and much more…
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 9/4/2019 featuring funding details for Wethos, T-REX, and much more.