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Capchase Now Available in the AWS Activate Console
Capchase, a New York-based provider of non-dilutive capital, announced today that it is featured in the AWS Activate Exclusive Offers program.
5 startup trends to watch in 2022
The digital space isn’t all about fundraising or hosting events, however. Neil Sequeira, cofounder and a partner at defy.vc, believes disruptions are ahead for legacy ...
SoundCommerce Launches New Solution to Optimize Profitability for Brands
Retail-data platform provider SoundCommerce has launched a new cloud solution that aims to help retailers better serve customers by using data to create shopper profiles ...
Get Bigger, Go Faster: How VCs Won By Tossing Out Their Rulebooks In 2021
“In some cases, angel investors have ‘morphed into more of an institutionalized firm,’ says Defy Partners founder Neil Sequeira.”
40 Rising Stars to tap into in 2022
For the third year in a row, we contacted readers and others in the VC community to discover who are the industry’s rising stars.
Remote workforce leadership lessons learned from the pandemic.
There are always some resistant to change, so not all companies pivoted to remote work quickly or without missteps. “People who thought this was going ...
TikTok rival Triller to go public via merger with SeaChange International
Short video app Triller is set to go public via a reverse merger with video-tech company SeaChange International, the two companies announced on Wednesday. The ...
TikTok rival Triller set to go public in $5B reverse merger deal
Short-video app Triller will go public through a reverse merger with SeaChange International Inc, in a deal that will value the combined entity at around ...
Triller to Go Public Through Merger With AdTech Firm SeaChange
The combined company will be called “TrillerVerz,” and is valued at $5 billion.
Elemental alumni launch Portland startup to connect corporations and nonprofits
A new venture from former Elemental Technologies employees aims to encourage businesses to promote volunteerism among their employees. The startup, called Field Day, is developing ...
Portland Startup Field Day wants to help its peers instill community into culture
A pair of early Elemental Technologies employees are using lessons learned from that company’s deep community engagement philosophy and culture to create a platform that ...
NFL Clash’s latest update introduces a timeout button, improved controls, and new overtime rules
Nifty Games has announced that its Sports title, NFL Clash, has received a major update that introduces several gameplay changes that will hopefully provide a ...
Pacsun creates ‘single source of truth’ for customer data
A leading teen apparel retailer is building actionable views of profitability and lifetime value of its shoppers. Pacsun is leveraging the SoundCommerce Customer360 cloud platform ...
SoundCommerce Launches Customer360 to Optimize Retail Brands for Customer Profitability
Leading Retailer PacSun Adopts SoundCommerce Customer360 to Align Marketing, Merchandising and Operations with Customer Lifetime Value