FiscalNote hires technology veteran Taj Chadha as Vice President of Customer Success


Legislative and regulatory intelligence solutions provider expands its executive team to advance customer success programs WASHINGTON D.C. – July 29, 2015 – FiscalNote, provider of the industry’s first legislative and regulatory intelligence solutions that track, analyze and forecast legal data, announced today the addition of Taj Chadha to its executive team as vice president … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: AgilePad’s text-based project management software is built to bring a new level of simplicity to the market

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ELEVATOR PITCH AgilePad is project management as collaborative plain text. No longer fight complex workflows and dialogs, but manage your projects as quickly as you can type, copy, and paste. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION Our company is called Unfuddle and we create project management software and tools which help users bring their projects to life. Our latest product … [Read more...]

NRGene delivers wild wheat ancestor genome in one month


Genome map will lead to increased global food supply, better flour quality, lowered prices, and reduction in world hunger Ness Ziona, Israel – July 28, 2015 – NRGene has mapped the complete wild Emmer wheat genome in one month at a cost of less than $500,000. Wild emmer wheat possesses genes absent from cultivated wheat, which enables the plant to tolerate severe … [Read more...]

Dynamite Labs secures $1.6M in Seed funding for video app

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Public Beta of DYNAMITE! Launches in App Store NEW YORK, NY -- Dynamite Labs ( today announced closure of $1.6 million in Series Seed funding. The round is being led by Observatory Capital, a venture capital firm managed by Jonathan Perl. This investment will allow Dynamite, which has been in private beta, to launch its public beta and introduce … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: Bablic – Website translation with one line of code

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COMPANY: Bablic ELEVATOR PITCH Translate your website with one line of code. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION Bablic is a unique website localization solution that makes translating websites an easy, quick and cost-effective process. Bablic helps small businesses translate their websites so they can enter new markets without breaking the bank. Simply enter your URL on … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: MUrgency – Global emergency response network

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COMPANY: MUrgency ELEVATOR PITCH One global emergency response network. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION MUrgency is a cloud platform and mobile application which connects individuals who need emergency response with their trusted network, other MUrgency app users, or credentialed medical, safety, rescue, and assistance professionals as the situation requires in … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: ROCeteer – Industry executives who will coach you to success


  COMPANY: ROCeteer ELEVATOR PITCH Industry executives who will coach you to success. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION ROCeteer, Inc. is a privately funded company based in the United States. ROCeteer offers coaching, mentoring and training support to entrepreneurial ecosystems. The C-Suite executive team provides decades of experience in operations, strategy, … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: STAMP – Import Spotify and Rdio songs to Apple Music

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COMPANY: STAMP ELEVATOR PITCH Import Spotify and Rdio songs to Apple Music easily! PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION STAMP converts your Spotify or Rdio tracks to Apple Music. It can import from playlists, "my songs" or you can import music using an Excel file. HEADQUARTERS: Berlin WEBSITE: YEAR … [Read more...]

Onestopmobile redefines how you trade mobile phones

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Have you ever thought of buying a used mobile phone but worry it could be faulty or even stolen? Fret no longer, Onestopmobile ensures stolen and faulty phones will be a thing of the past. Onestopmobile is the first and only dedicated marketplace to trade mobile phones in Singapore. The portal was developed and designed to allow users to buy and sell mobile phones with greater … [Read more...]

The rapid rise of OYO Rooms from a startup to the market leader in just two years


With a whopping 1,000 hotels under their branded network across 55+ cities, OYO Rooms' growth has been nothing short of phenomenal, and the rapid expansion has meant that the funded start-up now owns India's largest branded network of hotels. The company has raised multiples rounds of funding, the last one being an impressive $25 Million funding from Lightspeed Ventures, … [Read more...]