16 fundings; $400M+ invested in NYC startups in the past week. NYC Tech News for the week ending 5/8 featuring news for Gilgamesh, Timescale, Underdog Fantasy, and much, much more.
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 5/8/21 featuring funding details for HoneyBook, Genies, Bitski, and twenty-five other rounds that you must know about.
The pandemic has increased the adoption of telehealth services and this is no different for pets. According to the American Pets Product Association, Americans spent $99B on their pets in 2020. Yet 81% of pet owners would not be able to cover an unexpected $5,000 out-of-pocket expense for their furry loved one. Pawp is a digital health clinic and telehealth platform for pet owners and their pets that connects them with vetted veterinary professionals in minutes, without needing an appointment. The company also provides an annual $3,000 emergency safety benefit for emergency vet services that’s included within the $19/mo subscription fee. Pawp covers up to six pets in a single household and the subscription providers coverage regardless of a pet’s age, breed, and pre-existing conditions. AlleyWatch caught up with CEO and Cofounder Marc Atiyeh to learn more about how the pandemic not only drove the demand for telehealth vet service but also pet adoptions, the company’s future strategic plans, and latest round of funding led by Lux Capital.
Over $200M in funding for the day across 7 deals. The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 5/4/2021 featuring funding details for VAST Data, Headway, and much more.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 4/21/2021 featuring funding details for Kumospace, Digital Asset, and much more.
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 11/25/2019 featuring funding details for Frame.io, Pawp, and much more.