The enterprise voice space grows hotter today as VoiceOps announces its seed round with participation from Accel, Founders Fund and Lowercase Capital. TechCrunch.
Christine Carrillo is the Co-founder and CEO of Impact Health, which launched in 2014 with $1.3 million in seed funding. MillionaireMatch got the scoop on Carrillo’s entrepreneurial journey. Yahoo Finance.
Baltimore tech company Fixt is poised to grow its presence using marketing at M&T Bank Stadium during the 2017 NFL season after being named the winner of the Baltimore Ravens Innovation Challenge as part of Light City Baltimore. Baltimore Business Journal.
Flexibility isn’t just the future of feminismâ€”it’s the future of work. Huffington Post.
â€œFrom the first time I met Luke, I could tell that he and the team had spent a lot of time getting their model right and were on to something big,â€ Charles Hudson told the paper. technical.ly
Now, for a flat fee, you can skip the hold music and hire GetHuman’s concierge to resolve the dilemma for you. US News.
Rose Broome from HandUp, Annie Dean from Werk and Anna Auerbach from Werk are all listed on this list of 19 exciting social entrepreneurs on the rise in 2017 – plus their inspirations, recommendations, and recent lessons. Conscious Company Media.
SendGrid, the leading delivery platform for customer communication that drives engagement and growth, today announced the acquisition of Bizzy, an email marketing automation startup that helps marketers at small-to medium-sized companies optimize their email campaigns. Yahoo Finance.
Fuse is an â€œintegral partâ€ of Rhone’s inventory forecasting. â€œInventory management can make or break a company,â€ Malt says. â€œCompanies can have too much product and be forced to do liquidation sales or not have enough and miss out on big sales opportunities.â€ IR.com.
Zenrez announces a $6 million in Series A funding from ARTIS Ventures, Precursor Ventures, Transmedia Capital and more. TechCrunch.
Pared aims to help alleviate the chronic short-staffing many establishments face by providing dishwashers and line cooks on demand, whether it’s weeks in advance or minutes. SF Chronicle.
Werk is trying to address the gender gap problem by negotiating for flexibility with employers before posting jobs, so employees don’t have to. NYTimes.
The device repair startup, Fixt, began at Techstars, received investment from West Coast entrepreneurs and seems to be signing big new companies every time we check in. Technical.ly.
Remedy is a tech startup that helps people identify errors and negotiate medical bills. Today.
More than 8,000 investors use Juniper Square to access reporting on nearly 1,000 investments, and Juniper Square customers are currently raising capital for more than 130 offerings using its software. Forbes.
Remedy is a start-up in which an algorithm helps trained professionals check over medical bills to find errors that can save health-care consumers money. CNBC.
This year’s list includes former Redfin developers Andy Taylor and Navtej Sadhal who founded Approved. Xconomy.
ImpactHealth is featured in this year’s 50 LA Startups to Watch. BuiltInLA.
The Athletic is focusing on going into regional markets, hiring people that are endemic to those markets and churning out quality, fresh content. Forbes.
Since last year, Charles Hudson has been creating his own brand, Precursor Ventures, to seize on the funding vacuum created by firms like SoftTech that can no longer write small checks. Hudson, one of few African American VCs in the Bay Area, also sees another underserved opportunity in funding women and other minorities. TechCrunch.