Will Boston And San Francisco Continue To Dominate Biotech Innovation?

When you look at the investment capital deployed toward Biotech start-ups in Boston and San Francisco, you might wonder what these two cities are doing to capture nearly half the invested venture capital available in 2013, while other cities lag …

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Fashion Tech Lab Launches In New York City To Power New Technology For Retail And Fashion Companies

It is an exciting time for technology companies in New York. Now, under the auspices of Springboard Enterprises and Partnership Fund for New York City (PFNYC), technology innovators will have a direct pipeline to leading fashion companies to develop products …

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What’s Up Down Under: Silicon Beach Showing Signs Of Growth (Part 1)

In the conference center of AON Corporation, in Sydney Australia, the atmosphere was electric. We were there along with 175 members of Sydney’s business, entrepreneur and government community to celebrate eight women who were being introduced into the Springboard global …

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Healthcare IT — An Investment Choice For The Future

The very first time I saw real innovation in healthcare IT was in 2003 in Chicago, when Linda Hall presented QuickMedix (later named MinuteClinic). What really impressed me was the simplicity of the premise, based on the easy “in and …

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Top 10 Investor Interests For Technology 2014

Want to get a head start on what angel and venture capitalists are looking for in 2014? Here are some sectors we hear whispers about from investors: 1. Healthcare IT Healthcare insurers want to improve communications with providers and consumers …

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Funding Women Entrepreneurs, Is Crowdfunding the Future?

Crowdfunding is a hot topic these days, as the JOBS Act Title II provisions opened the market to accredited investors and allowed companies and funds to raise capital through general solicitation to the market. It is not surprising that several …

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Celebrate Women’s Impact on the Economy and Social Good This Week in Silicon Valley

This is a great week to be in San Francisco and Silicon Valley to celebrate the impressive impact women are having on technology, the economy and the social impact these elements bring to the lives of others. You can join …

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The ABCs of Money Is a Book Every Woman Should Love

This is straightforward advice your mother never told you. Let me be clear, Natalie Pace’s book The ABCs of Money is not for women only. But I think women will love this book. Why? I think many women get themselves …

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The Elevator Pitch That Rises to Success

Entrepreneurs, imagine a magic elevator ride, that when the doors slide shut, you have two minutes to attract an Angel that grants you one wish. As you’re riding up, enticing the fickle Angel to come closer, your Angel flies away …

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First Impressions: Angel Investing in India, Part 2

Sitting around a table in the Leela Palace Hotel with Kalpana Jain, Senior Director at Deloite in New Delhi, we were listening and asking questions about the status of entrepreneurship in India. Kalpana was one of the most outspoken guests. …

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Kay Koplovitz Founder of USA Network, and Chairman and CEO of Koplovitz & Co. LLC. Kay Koplovitz is the Founder of USA Network, a company launched in 1977, and later expanded to introduce the Sci-Fi Channel and USA Networks International.