Happy one year anniversary at VentureBeat to me. Here is some funding news.
GRP Partners is doing the L.A. thing and getting a “facelift.” The Los Angeles-based VC firm has raised a new $200 million fund and is rebranding as Upfront Ventures.
ChowNow gives restaurants streamlined mobile-and-online-ordering templates and marketing consulting services.
Los Angeles is turning into a surprising hub for financial technology startups. We profile four of the area’s interesting “fintech” companies.
For most people, getting a loan requires a clean credit record and a strong credit score. Since not everyone’s credit report is spotless, ZestCash offers loans to customers who don’t belong to banks or who don’t have any credit data. The company announced today it has secured $73 million in its second round of funding.