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on October 22, 2021

Social Discovery is the New Connection Economy

In today’s dopamine-fueled, swipe right society, making meaningful connections with others can seem nearly impossible. In our rush to get everything we want, when we want it, we’ve let our lizard brains assume control of everything from the foods we eat to the relationships we pursue. And this is not the optimal way for a […]

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on October 22, 2021

How Leading Vaporizer Firm CCELL is Challenging Safety Standards and Enhancing the User Experience with Medical-Grade Stainless Steel

Over the past few years, the smokeless tobacco industry, or e-vapes market, has evolved into a customized, high-wattage device race that is capable of bringing enormous clouds of vapor to the user. Unfortunately, not every company also has users’ health and their overall experience in mind.  It’s a problem that industry leading vaporizing technology firm […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 21, 2021

Rhombus Systems Raises $10 mln To Modernize Video Security

Rhombus Systems, a security startup based in Sacramento, has raised $10 million in Series A funding to change how enterprises deploy video security. The funding round was led by Cota Capitals with participation from existing investors like MSD Partners, Lemnos Labs, and Promus Ventures. The round brings the total funding raised by Rhombus Systems to […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 21, 2021

Sommelier Secures $23 mln in Series A Funding To Automate DeFi Investing

Sommelier, a blockchains startup based in San Francisco, has secured $23 million in Series A funding to help DeFi investors identify investment opportunities and reallocate assets. The funding round was led by Polychain Capital and brings the total capital raised by the startup to $27.5 million. Firms Alameda Ventures, Zola Ventures, Byzantine Ventures, Tendermint Ventures, […]

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Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 18, 2021

Here’s Where to See Michele Romanow at Web Summit

With Web Summit just around the corner, you might find yourself going through the list of more than 100 speakers to figure out what your itinerary will be. Well, here is our suggestion! If you are looking for insights on how startups can raise funds, scale, and change the paradigms of their industries, you should […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 9, 2021

Airheart Raises $250k To Reimagine Post-COVID-19 Travel

Airheart, a female-founded travel startup based in Austin, has raised $250k in pre-seed funding to expand its collaborative travel platform. The pre-seed funding round counted with the participation of undisclosed angel investors and entrepreneurs before the “imminent” opening of a larger seed funding round. The capital raised will allow Airheart to launch a full-featured version […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 6, 2021

Vanderbilt University Names Stacie Pawlicki As New Director Of Center for Entrepreneurship

Vanderbilt University has announced that Stacie Pawlicki will be leading the Center for Entrepreneurship (C4E) as its new Director. Having graduated from Vanderbilt back in 2019, Pawlicki has plenty of experience in the entrepreneurial world. Over the years, she has held leadership positions in several startups and growth-stage companies like InQuicker and Healthcare Bluebook. In […]

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on September 29, 2021

From Artist to Entrepreneur: How Creatives Can Succeed In Business

Many entrepreneurs start out with a creative spark that, over time, develops into a vision of their ideal business. This can range based on their industry and specialty, from a software developer who has an amazing idea to streamline technology for small businesses to a local potter who starts selling their goods and decides to […]

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Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 23, 2021

MediCardia Gets Ready To Expand Its Cardiology Virtual Care Platform After Raising $3 mln In Seed Funding

MediCardia, a health startup based in Wisconsin, has raised $3 million in seed funding to expand its platform by adding new platforms over the next few months. Firms like Northwestern Mutual Cream City Venture Capital and Milwaukee Venture Partners participated in the round, with several American and Japanese angel investors also joining. The round brings […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 23, 2021

Watch Mike Butcher Get Pitched by 150 Russian Startups during Web Summit

Web Summit has been one of the preferred events for tech startups to find support and advice from major investors and this edition will be no different. As Web Summit continues to draw closer, investors and startups are getting ready to take full advantage of one of the major business conferences in the world. Historically, […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 23, 2021

Marpai SMART Health Summit: Revolutionizing the Healthcare Industry Through Emerging Technologies

Marpai, a Tampa-based company bridging deep learning and healthcare together, will be running its SMART Health summit on October 27, 2021, at 6 pm to bring some of healtech’s biggest players to the same stage. The three-hour event will take place at Tribeca Rooftop in New York and will gather some of the most influential […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 23, 2021

Embrace Secures $45 mln In Funding to Change How Enterprises Approach Mobile Platforms

Embrace, an information technology startup based in Culver City, has raised $25 million in Series B funding to help organizations adapt to the increasing use of mobile devices. The funding round was led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA) with participation from existing investors Greycroft, AV8, and Eniac, and founders from PagerDuty, Sendbird, LogDNA, Scopely, and […]

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Loralyn Mears PhD Loralyn Mears PhD has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 16, 2021

Laundry Goes Techno: Putting Quarters out of Work

Todd Belveal is one of those serial entrepreneurs that makes it all look easy. But that’s not how things started for him. His college summer internships were at Tiffany’s. There, he worked his way up – literally – from the role of elevator operator to sales in crystal. Under the tutelage of one of the […]

Loralyn Mears PhD Loralyn Mears PhD has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on September 26, 2021

Your Digital Twin Knows You’re Burnt Out

Trung Tran is an exceptional serial entrepreneur. His product ideas have generated billions in revenues. Previously, he served as a Captain of the United States Air Force. His latest venture is Amplio.ai – an artificial intelligence wellness solution that creates your digital twin. The app tracks your emotional, mental, and physical health. Artificial intelligence powers […]

Loralyn Mears PhD Loralyn Mears PhD has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on September 15, 2021

Would you Watch Movies for Reward Points?

Andrea Iervolino began making movies as a teenager. Unabashed and fearless, he emphasizes that his first foray as an entrepreneur was as a tech founder. At that age, the rest of us mere mortals were considering paper routes or babysitting. He launched a website development company at age 13. Prophetically, he named it, “We Are […]

Loralyn Mears PhD Loralyn Mears PhD has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on September 9, 2021

What’s Behind This Brand’s Goal to Get Naked?

Meet Tracy Rookard, an army veteran and former US medic. This week’s Grit Daily Like a Boss podcast guest trained to be a respiratory therapist, but then entered the field of information technology. Along the way, she developed eczema, an irritable skin condition aggravated by environmental conditions and stress. A fateful appointment with her dermatologist […]