Entrepreneurship

This Elevation-backed startup is addressing spiritual and devotional needs of people

This Elevation-backed startup is addressing spiritual and devotional needs of people

Devotional content has always been popular in India. With the rise of smartphones in the recent years, it has become easy and convenient for people to access devotional and spiritual content anywhere, anytime. Betting on this trend is serial entrepreneur Prashant Sachanwho launched AppsForBharat in 2020 in Bengaluru. Prashant, who previously co-founded community-based social network …

This Elevation-backed startup is addressing spiritual and devotional needs of people Read More »

Most startups were overvalued before 2021, and now it's causing problems – TechCrunch

Most startups were overvalued before 2021, and now it’s causing problems – TechCrunch

Why the post-money valuation model isn’t an accurate indicator of worth Bastian Hasslinger Contributor Bastian Hasslinger is an investor at Picus Capital. He is building Picus’ Berlin office focusing on early-stage technology ventures. Under normal circumstances, the higher the valuation of a startup, the better it is for all stakeholders involved. High valuations indicate success …

Most startups were overvalued before 2021, and now it’s causing problems – TechCrunch Read More »

Start-ups' optimism hits hard reality

Start-ups’ optimism hits hard reality

This masthead can also confirm layoffs at police software maker Mark43, after former staff posted online saying it had made an entire team redundant, payments company Zepto and medical management company Perx Health. (Mark43 did not answer repeated requests for comment and NSW Police, which it supplies, declined to comment. Chris Jewell, Zepto’s chief executive, …

Start-ups’ optimism hits hard reality Read More »

Seed Investor Peterson Ventures Raises $140M To Fund Startups From Utah And Stanford Business School

Seed Investor Peterson Ventures Raises $140M To Fund Startups From Utah And Stanford Business School

Peterson Ventures has closed on a total of $140 million for its fourth fund as well as its first opportunity fund, which gives it the chance to continue investing in its best portfolio companies as they scale. The firm, based in Salt Lake City and San Francisco, has a unique profile for its seed investment …

Seed Investor Peterson Ventures Raises $140M To Fund Startups From Utah And Stanford Business School Read More »

Startups Flourish at ExCITE Riverside Incubator’s Bigger, Better Home

Published: 07/01/2022 Mayor Patricia Lock Dawson cuts the ribbon at ExCITE Riverside Incubator’s grand opening celebration. Courtesy ExCITE Riverside Incubator Since opening in 2015, ExCITE Riverside Incubator has supported more than 30 startups, creating over 180 high-paying jobs in the region. ExCITE, led by the University of California, Riverside, in partnership with the City of …

Startups Flourish at ExCITE Riverside Incubator’s Bigger, Better Home Read More »

Despite being 'fraught with risk', this lawyer thinks Web3 has legs

Despite being ‘fraught with risk’, this lawyer thinks Web3 has legs

You work with a lot of corporates interested in the Web3 space – what are the things they’re most keen on doing? If we look at the more traditional corporates, they are asking questions about what they should do if they want to accept crypto as payments. If we believe crypto will be a thing, …

Despite being ‘fraught with risk’, this lawyer thinks Web3 has legs Read More »