Anvyl, the production hub where brands manage their supply chains, was created by a founder who has seen the supply chain from multiple perspectives – the United States Army, Apple, and DTC shaving brand, Harry’s. While one may grapple to find similarities among these entities, one thing is for certain, there were holes, gaps, and […]
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 7/19/2019 featuring funding details for Ethic and much more.
All the constant discussions about innovation have led to innovation fatigue, but is there a way to change this? Read this to find out.
One of the biggest challenges I find for new business owners is for them to move from working in the business to working on the business. You are so engaged in building and selling your product or service, that you “don’t have time” to focus on strategy and the next round of changes for the business to survive and grow. The result is a business plateau that hits you like a ton of bricks.
Between 2006 and 2030, the US population of adults aged 65+ is expected to double from 37M people to 71.5M according to the US Census Bureau. This burgeoning demographic is influencing the types of companies that are being launched as this generation is becoming increasingly tech-savvy with 82 percent of this segmented already use a […]
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 7/18/2019 featuring funding details for The Org and much more.
Twitter is still an incredible platform to build brand. It’s fascinating to me as a marketer because it allows me to initiate relationships with people 1 on 1. It’s how I built my brand in the early days from 2007 – 2011 when I was working at a wine retail store in New Jersey and […]
Welcome back to Inside the Mind of an NYC VC, a highly acclaimed series at AlleyWatch in which we speak with leading New York City-based Venture Capitalists. In the hot seat this time is Lylan Masterman, General Partner at White Star Capital, a Series A-B stage firm (with some seed mixed in) investing out of a $180M […]
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 7/17/2019 featuring funding details for AlphaSense, Voyant Photonics, and much more.
We all know that there’s a possibility of selling our company, but how much planning can we really do to make that happen?
It continues to be an exciting, active time when it comes to investing in New York. While we saw a dip in deals last quarter, we’re back up (47 deals, up 15%), and total funding hit $114.5MM, an impressive 31% leap from Q1. Since starting the quarterly Seed Report, the largest sum we’ve recorded was […]