24 fundings; $600M+ invested in NYC startups in the past week. NYC Tech News for the week ending 6/12 featuring news for Clair, Frame.io, and much, much more.
$385M+ raised by eight startups in a busy day. The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 6/8/2021 featuring funding details for LetsGetChecked, SIMULATE, and much more.
“NUGGS has evolved into the fastest-growing chicken nugget on the planet” Can chicken nuggets be disrupted? We caught up with SIMULATE founder and CEO Ben Pasternak to learn more about how he is bringing software development principles of feedback loops and agile manufacturing to plant-based nutrition choices that are a viable alternative to animal-based meats. The company just closed its Series A round from investors that include Lerer Hippeau, Walter Robb, Alex Ohanian, AgFunder, McCain Foods, Rainfall Ventures, Jasmine Tookes, Neil Parikh, and Bob Pittman.