Saturday, May 28, 2022

Startups

TikTok Expands Presence in Los Angeles, Hiring 80

Video-sharing social networking service TikTok is expanding, and this famous company relocated to Culver City, California. Their new office is a five-story, 120,000 square-foot building situated between the tech and media scene of Los Angeles. The exodus began this week,...

VC Firm Ixora Launch in Los Angeles: Ready to Invest Big in LA Startups

I recently had the opportunity to connect with Benjamin Z M Lee, Founder, CEO of Ixora about his new VC firm.  If you haven't heard of Ixora, they are headquartered in Los Angeles, California and was recently founded in...

How to Raise a Series A: 5 Tips and Tricks

The modern world gave us dating apps, social media, and instant communications. It’s convenient, but it destroyed the art of courting. The good news is that finding a startup investor keeps these traditions alive since it often has similarities...

10 Top US VC Firms Investing in Beauty Right Now

The changes in the beauty industry are palpable. Its current focus is technological innovations, with consumers shifting toward buying products that make inclusivity their focal point. Some people prioritize products made using organic ingredients while others love product personalization. In...

College Savings App UNest Launches on Android

North Hollywood based, UNest, the first consumer finance mobile app to make it easier for families to save for education, today announces its availability on Google Android devices. UNest’s Android app marks a significant step for the company as...

Luxury Presence Raised $5.4 Million in Funding

Where the money goes, tech support services follow. This is especially true in LA, where the real estate market is undeniably huge. Traditionally, this niche wasn’t all that enthusiastic about embracing new technology. But more and more industry players...

CREXi Gets $30 Million in New Investments

In the United States, Los Angeles is widely considered as among the prime areas in commercial real estate investments. The fact that there’s a boom, of a sort, in investments in technology companies in the region doesn’t come as...

LA-Based Boulevard Software Firm Raises $11 Million More

New software firm for salons and barbershops poised to grow in the huge niche market; Boulevard has announced that it has received $11 million from several new investors, including Index Ventures and Bonfire Ventures. Both investor groups get a...

Consumer Device Startups On The Decline

Tech-based startups hold a lot of promise as venture capitalists keep a close eye on the high-tech industry. But with how things have gone in 2019, this has gone towards the wayside with a downward trend. With the way...

Startup Sectors That Declined in 2019

With 2019 closed, there were many startups that thrived and boomed for the year. Many of these got robust venture funding in areas like the U.S. and other regions. Among the sectors that gained much for the year include...

2019 Ends With More Female-Founded Unicorn Startups Than Ever

2019 stands out as a rather interesting year. With drastic ups and downs for various companies and startups and unicorns. It also stands out as a historic year as more female-founded unicorns came to being. Back in 2018, there were...

How the Venture Accelerator at UCLA Anderson is Helping Entrepreneurs in Los Angeles

Every entrepreneur has a different story for the inspiration behind his or her business. Some know from day one that they want to be their own boss while others come up with ideas when working for someone else and...

21 Most Active Early-Stage Investors in Los Angeles

Got a brilliant idea to start in 2020 ... looking for funding to get it started? Look no further... We have curated a list of well established and most active early-stage investors in Los Angeles you should know, but we recommend...

PayPal Acquired Honey For $4 Billion, Biggest Tech Startup Deal in L.A.

When news broke last week that Honey was being acquired by Paypal for approximately $4 billion dollars, we were beyond excited for a number of reasons. First, we love seeing L.A. based startups bloom into their full potential. The...

U-Nest Raises $2M Seed Round For Its Fintech College Saving App

North Hollywood based startup, U-Nest, the first-of-its-kind mobile app that makes it easier for families to save for college and other educational expenses, today announces that it has closed a $2 million seed round. Along with investors The Artemis Fund and Draper Dragon,...

How To Turn Your Blog Into a Business And Monetize It

Blogging has long been touted as a way for people to earn money online. The basic premise is actually simple. First, you build a large audience of loyal website visitors. Once you have that, you can then turn your...

Top 10 Low Cost Online Businesses for New Entrepreneur

Some people seem to have this idea that to start a successful business requires a lot of time and effort—not to mention a lot of startup money. That may be true for some business ventures, but not necessarily true...

How To Write a Memorable Mission Statement

If you’re launching a new company or startup, you really need a mission statement. You may have already heard this bit of advice, but ignored it because it didn’t seem all that important. But we’re repeating it here to...

3 Simple Steps For Building Meaningful Mentoring Relationships

Being in a meaningful mentor-mentee relationship can move your career or business forward in your desired direction, possibly even beyond your wildest dreams. Keep in mind, however, that being in a said relationship requires hard work, from finding the...

Fair Added Three Veteran Tech Executives To Lead Global Expansion

LA-based vehicle subscription app, Fair raised a whopping $385 million in a Series B round of funding led by SoftBank earlier this year - is gearing up for world domination by bringing on veterans in the tech to the C-suite....

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