"The vast majority of organizations put their emergency information on paper," Summers says. "This is an opportunity to leverage networking technology for safety."
Mark Cuban might be an investment slut, but he's just as certainly a massive name that attracts a lot of attention -- not least from other investors. So when Aman Mann of Procurify cold-emailed him for an investment, he knew exactly what he was doing.
Ahh, the chaos, excitement, sheer terror, and sometimes, sadly, ennui of demo day.
If you could bottle the essential startup advice of some of the best founders and VCs in the world, what would it look like? Pretty much like this.
Google's big vision was to organize the world's information. Eric Warnke just wants to move it.
After spending the first ten years of her working life in the fashion industry, Landa moved from fashion to technology. She's become one of the most influential connectors in Silicon Valley, and has helped, invested in, or worked with over a thousand startups.
I'm at local accelerator GrowLab's demo day today, where the Spring 2012 cohort of 11 startups will be presenting the fruits of their last four months of work in the GrowLab incubator.
Editor's Pick Hollywood North? L.A. with rain? The city that riots whenever its hockey team doesn't win the Stanley Cup?
Americans might think of Vancouver in many ways, but typically not as a tech startup mecca.
Blog monetization start-up Skyscrpr is launching a new service for small and medium-sized blogs to sell, manage, and place their own ad inventory ... all in about 5 minutes.