Alternative funding landscape continues to evolve–2016 global alternative funding forum addresses newest options

Fifth Annual Event Set for November 11, Expo on November 12Los Angeles, CA... What are today's alternative funding options, given current market trends and regulations?Think beyond traditional VC and angel financing.Entrepreneurs and innovators alike will learn the answer to this question at the 2016 Global Alternative Funding Forum on November 11, 2017, from 8 AM … [Read more...]

Stikeleather Apparel has acquired online retailer White Plum

Los Angeles, CA. STIKELEATHER APPAREL HOLDINGS, INC of Los Angeles, California announced today that it has successfully has acquired White Plum, Inc., a Modesto, California, online women's retailer.Stikeleather is an innovative designer of cutting edge men's clothing and fashion accessories, often using its patented magnetic closure technology to create seamless designs. It … [Read more...]

Kalytera Therapeutics appoints Robert S. Langer to the Scientific Advisory Board

Manhattan Beach, CA – Kalytera Therapeutics, Inc., a pharmaceutical company developing a portfolio of proprietary cannabinoid and endocannabinoid-like medicines, has announced the appointment of Dr. Robert S. Langer to Kalytera’s Scientific Advisory Board.Dr. Langer is a David H. Koch Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (“MIT”). He is a prolific … [Read more...]

Innovations to Influitive’s advocacy platform help more businesses boost reach, revenue and customer engagement

TORONTO – June 21, 2016 – Influitive today released new innovations for its industry leading advocacy platform to help B2B companies quickly launch and scale their advocate communities. These communities help marketers reach more buyers, accelerate revenue, and retain and grow their customer relationships. The new offerings are based on intelligence gained through the company’s … [Read more...]

CREATe Festival investigates copyright in a digital world

The Royal Society of Arts in London is showcasing on 24 June (this Friday) research findings by CREATe, the UK Centre for Copyright and New Business Models in the Creative Economy. There will be policy debates and expert panels that explore the future of the creative economy, the interface of digital innovation and legal regulation, and in particular the role of copyright law. … [Read more...]

NoBurden unveils new service for action camera video editing

HOBOKEN, New Jersey -- NoBurden, LLC launches a new solution to service the growing action camera community. NoBurden offers a convenient and affordable video editing service for extreme sports enthusiasts and weekend warriors.The services offered by NoBurden arose out of necessity. Robert Kennedy, founder and CEO, is a skydiver, BASE jumper and action camera enthusiast. … [Read more...]

Surgeo: New surgery logistics service combines unprecedented quality, convenience and choice

(Aventura, Florida) - The modern healthcare delivery system offers mediocre quality, bureaucratic complexity, price opacity and is in need of a major fix. Surgical choices are shrinking and prices continue to go up forcing patients to increasingly behave as at-risk consumers concerned about poor quality and confusing, high costs. Patients and surgeons are equally … [Read more...]

Pfizer Consumer Healthcare and Galvanize seek second cohort of startup companies to participate in joint health and wellness innovation program

Companies Provide Update on Inaugural CohortSAN FRANCISCO, CA - Pfizer Consumer Healthcare (PCH) and Galvanize today announced the opening of the application process for a second cohort of startup companies interested in participating in their joint health and wellness innovation program. Interested companies are encouraged to apply beginning July 15 at … [Read more...]

Entrepreneur taps into the power of the human voice and changes the face of daily communication

Social Revolutionary Joel Schwartz Launches The Parlor.me Voice-Based Social Networking App & Helps 2.4 Million People & Counting Connect On A Deeper, More Personal LevelIt's not every day that a developer launches an app that truly changes the way people connect with each other, especially with today's over-reliance on nonverbal communication methods like texting … [Read more...]

Payveris releases new fraud prevention solution: PayWatch

Payments platform upgrade quickly alerts financial institutions of potential cases of fraudROCKY HILL, Conn., June 15, 2016 -- Payveris, a leading provider of cloud-based open API digital payment solutions designed to enable banks and credit unions to compete more effectively with alternative payment providers and large money center banks, announces the creation of … [Read more...]