Posts Tagged ‘venture capital’

NY Metro Companies Receive $2.72B In VC Money

According to the National Venture Capital Association and PricewaterhouseCoopers, a total of 379 firms received a total of $2.72 billion dollars in investment. From the same report, the fourth quarter last year found 82 firms receiving $545.1 million in VC funding. One of the more heavily invested sectors in the NY venture market is media and entertainment, [...]

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Michael Arrington Becomes An AOL-Backed VC

It’s been a publicly acknowledged fact that the veritable dad of TechCrunch Michael Arrington likes to invest on startups. While it’s been often criticized that this might put the integrity of the tech blog in peril (after all, it does write about startups), the site never writes favorably or negatively on startups Arrington invests in, but [...]

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Got cash? Check out VC's around NYC

Figured it might help to have a list of VC’s around NY (VC is short for venture capital – the guy$ who inve$t money into $tartup$).  Let us know if you have more to add to the list! RRE Ventures (www.rre.com/) Union Square Ventures (www.unionsquareventures.com) First Round Capital (www.firstround.com/) Greycroft (www.greycroftpartners.com) Greenhill SAVP (www.savp) DFJ [...]

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