LA Tech news for the week of ending 10/20 including the LA startup fundings, exits, and events including news for Cloud9, Tastemade, ProducePay, Dash Rdio, Lensabl, and The Flex Company.
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for LA startups for 10/18/18 featuring funding details for ProducePay and Tastemade.
In 1946, a food service company called Rich Plan launched as one of the first brands to pioneer a home delivery service. Consumers flocked to it, subscribing to the company’s meals for three main benefits that it provided: price, convenience, and health. Fast forward to today: A lot of things have changed, but Rich Plan’s […]
Every new business or product owner wants to attract the broadest possible audience, so they are prone to adding more features, multiple sales channels and appealing to every demographic. Unfortunately, often the result is potential customers who are confused and the limited resources of your business are spread too thin. This causes customers and investors […]
So I recently had this conversation around “Make Money: Don’t Raise Money,” and I think it coincides with everything I have been doing lately with the #2017FlipChallenge. The fact of the matter is this article is really about two things. Number one, my disproportionate belief that learning sales is a crucial skill in developing ANY successful […]
Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the 10 largest startup funding rounds in LA during the month of June. I have included some additional information as well such as industry, date of funding, and investors in the round, to further the analysis. For the purposes of this analysis only equity […]
With so much going on in the thriving LA tech and startup ecosystem, it is easy to miss some of the news in the space. We keep you abreast of a few of things that you may have missed in LA Tech news this week including the fundings, exits, and events. CLICK HERE TO SEE WHAT HAPPENED IN LA […]
Going back to the dawn of civilization, many entrepreneurs have sought their fortunes through adventures of exploration. Mesopotamian entrepreneurs prospered by expanding their landlocked trade routes east to the Indus Valley (modern-day India) and west to Egypt and beyond. Several hundred years later, Phoenician entrepreneurs did so on the open seas, leveraging their superior nautical […]
Already with the demise of the Great Pumpkin, comes the rise of tinsel and lights. Jiggle bells today translates to the hum of trucks delivering good tidings. While e-commerce continues to outpace brick & mortar, it also creates major financial problems with free shipping promos and last mile deliveries. Last year alone, the US Postal […]