EduRev receives strategic investment for expansion to South India

May 23, 2016, GurgaonPradeep Reddy Kamasani has joined EduRev as a strategic investor and advisor, to help EduRev obtain new customers across southern India. Pradeep feels the EduRev platform has huge potential in the south, as it more conducive to adoption of EdTech platforms. EduRev has previously focussed on north India from its base in Delhi NCR.Pradeep is a part of … [Read more...]

ClickDimensions announces strategic equity partnership with Accel-KKR

Partnership positions marketing automation and email marketing solutions provider for next-level growthATLANTA (May 24, 2016) – ClickDimensions, a top-rated provider of marketing automation and email marketing technology, announced today that the company has received a growth equity investment from Accel-KKR, a leading technology-focused private equity firm. The new … [Read more...]

KardZee releases mobile app, marking company’s launch in beta

New App Learns & Stores Users’ Own Handwriting, Making it Possible to Send Real Handwritten Cards Right from A SmartphoneSAN FRANCISCO, CA –May 20, 2016 – San Francisco-based start-up KardZee has announced the release of the KardZee mobile app, which also marks the company’s launch in beta. Using patent-pending technology designed by KardZee, the just-released, … [Read more...]

Creative entrepreneurs in the Southeast will compete for $50,000 in venture funding

Applications Open May 23, 2016Winston Salem, NC – May 23, 2016 – Creative Startups, the world-class program that helps creative entrepreneurs develop their business models and identify venture capital funding, has launched its newest business accelerator program for the Southeastern United States. Hosted by the Center for Creative Economy in Winston-Salem, NC, the program … [Read more...]

Award-winning African startup launches globally from Brisbane

When most people think of the startup scene, Africa is likely the last place that comes to mind. Yet, with the rapid adoption of technology on the continent, large populations and large problems to solve, the scene has experienced a surge of activity in recent times with VentureBeat reporting that Kenya and Nigeria are now leading Africa in terms of fundraising and … [Read more...]

Legion Logistics announces new veteran workforce development initiative

Florence, KY - Legion Logistics, one of the region's fastest-growing companies, announced today that they are starting a new veteran's initiative aimed at preparing returning servicemen and women to enter the civilian workforce.Legion's Veteran Externship, a three-month workforce development program, will provide veterans and current Guard and Reserve members with hourly … [Read more...]

Ten top college startups take on Los Angeles for recess “field trip”

“Shark Tank”-Style College Pitch Competition Connects Startups With Renowned VCs and Investors and Chance to Win $250,000Los Angeles, CA - RECESS, a leading creator of experiences, content, and moments for motivated millennials, today announced the top ten finalists from its nationwide RECESS Music + Ideas Festival Pitch Competition, powered by Southwest Airlines. Each team … [Read more...]

TransPod partners with Mersen to develop next-generation cooling system designed for hyperloop transportation

Toronto, Canada – May 19, 2016 – TransPod, the startup that is building the world’s leading hyperloop system to disrupt and redefine commercial transportation, today announced a partnership with Mersen, a global expert in electrical power and advanced materials, to develop new cooling technology designed specifically for transportation in a vacuum environment.The … [Read more...]

Applications open: Korea opens its doors and wallet to startups eying Asia

Korea will host an all-expenses-paid acceleration program for 40 high-potential startups from around the world this autumn. The first of its kind in Asia, the program is sponsored by the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning, which was created in 2013, as part of President Park Geun-hye’s initiative to transform Korea’s economy.Startups selected for the acceleration … [Read more...]

Marketing technology innovator SpearMaven launches in San Francisco

Delivers B2B Marketers Command Over Account-Based Revenue CycleSAN FRANCISCO, May 18, 2016 -- SpearMaven, LLC, the account-based revenue marketing company, announced today its launch as an innovation-led provider of account-based marketing and revenue cycle solutions for B2B companies. The company specializes in providing services and software that enhance end-to-end … [Read more...]