On the latest SeedStories Podcast we sit down with David Kirkpatrick, the Founder, host, and CEO of Techonomy, and author of The Facebook Effect. With his Techonomy 2016 conference taking place next week, we discuss what’s on tap for the show’s agenda and what we should expect in his one-on-one discussion with Mark Zuckerberg on November 10th.
We sit down with Elizabeth Yin, a partner at 500 Startups, to talk about bringing transparency to seed investing and what startups need to understand when they go to pitch her and other venture capitalists. We also get into how 500 Startups differs from other accelerators, along with its investment thesis.
We sit down again with Barrett Daniels of Nextstep Advisory to discuss the second half of 2016’s tech IPO market. Barrett discusses if a few successful recent IPO’s from Coupa Software, Apptio and Trade Desk have us poised for some unicorns entering the public market. Could Snapchat be next?
On the latest SeedStories podcast we sat down with Scott Bailey, Managing Director of MassChallenge’s flagship program in Boston. In his role, Scott oversees the much heralded Boston competition & accelerator….
Earlier this year, @DeepDrumpf joined Twitter, and if you didn’t look closely enough you may have confused its tweets with @realDonaldTrump‘s actual Twitter gems. [@POTUS has @Spotify? I have sex tape playlists.] They…
We’re often asked by startups and high-growth small business owners what an ideal marketing stack looks like today for digital marketing. That can take many forms, often with services like…
We recently had the chance to sit down and chat with Chase Garbarino (@cgarb), Co-founder & CEO of VentureApp and the former founder of Streetwise Media (BostInno).
We recently had the chance to sit down and chat with Barrett Daniels (@barr5tt), Co-founder and Managing Partner at Nextstep Advisory for our latest edition of the SeedStories podcast. Barrett is an expert in IPO-related technical accounting and I caught up with him to discuss the Twilio IPO and what it means for Silicon Valley.
The recent news around Twitter teaming up with Giphy and Riffsy has unmistakably solidified GIFs role in social media. With more and more Tweets and posts using GIFs, the question remains: Why do they work? Here are 5 reasons!
We recently had the chance to sit down and chat with Jay Zhao (@jzhaos), a Principal and early stage investor at Granite Ventures. Jay actively works with Motiv, Airpair, Shout, Blockcypher and KindlyCare as part of Granite’s portfolio. In addition to helping with fundraising, he assists these companies with recruiting, strategy and partnership development. We discuss if the bubble is bursting for tech investments and how startup founders should navigate fundraising between seed and series A today.