Managing his family’s pizzerias in Staten Island, Slice CEO and Founder Ilir Sela saw the threat that online food apps and mobile ordering could be for independent pizzerias back in the 2000s. He launched Slice to serve as an all-in-one platform to help local pizzerias compete with the larger pizza brands and food apps by leveraging technology. Fast forward – there are now over 12,000 pizzerias on the platform and Sela just closed a $43M funding led by KKR. Sela discusses the impressive growth of the platform, the absolute best pizza in NYC (he should know), and much more…
The notable startup fundings for the week ending 4/11/20 featuring funding details for Okera, Node, Podium, Teamworks, and much more.
Everything you need to need to know about the largest global startup funding rounds of March 2020; broken down by industry, stage, investors, and more…
The notable startup fundings for the week ending 4/4/20 featuring funding details for Phantom AI, Seegrid, Textio, and much more.
The notable startup fundings for the week ending 3/7/20 featuring funding details for Brooklinen, Sensel, Talespin, and much much more.
The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report takes 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 fundings for the week ending 8/3/19 featuring funding details for Sense, Ordermark, Compass, and much much more.
This bi-weekly column covers the latest news from venture capital firms in NYC for the first half of July featuring must-know news including news for Greycroft, Kairos, Riverpark Ventures, and much more.