How a 27-year-old CEO built a $1B fashion startup

Zilingo Pte’s path to becoming a fashion platform with a valuation approaching $1 billion began in December 2014 when Ankiti Bose, then an analyst at Sequoia India, chatted with a neighbor at a house party in the Indian tech capital Bengaluru......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2019

This 24-Year-Old Built a $5 Billion Hotel Startup in 5 Years

Ritesh Agarwal’s Oy.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 26th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: SoftBank’s Vision Fund sets sights on logistics startup Flexport

SoftBank Group Corp.’s Vision Fund is diving into the global freight business, leading a new $1 billion round of funding in Flexport Inc., a six-year-old international shipping broker built by Silicon Valley technology developers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 21st, 2019

Exclusive: Fintech Startup Tally Raises $50 Million to Automate People’s Finances

The company plans to double its headcount over the next year. Tally, a San Francisco-based financial technology startup, has raised $50 million in new venture capital .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune16 hr. 43 min. ago

Calling all guitar geeks: Aviate Audio launches crowdfunding campaign for wireless effects switch

Shane Nolan and Ryan Jaquin's startup won UB's Panasci competition last year. Now you can buy their creation......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals21 hr. 58 min. ago

Nikola Secures Gold And Silver Project Of The Year Award

Area Developmentmagazine has named trucking startup Nikola Motor one of its Gold & Silver Shovel 2019 projects of the year. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 15th, 2019

P&G shares plan for Olympic Games promotion

Procter & Gamble Co. will collect recyclable plastic such as shampoo or dish soap bottles to fashion all podiums that will be used for medal presentations during the summer Olympic Games in Tokyo next year. The Cincinnati-based maker of consumer g.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2019

Ironclad brings AI to the legal paperchase

San Francisco-based startup offers a peek at how it’s rapidly accelerating its revenue growth and is on track to cross more than $10 million in revenue in its fifth year of operation......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2019

Face Time: How Clickswitch CEO Cale Johnston built a fin-tech startup

Clickswitch CEO Cale Johnston has helped lead his firm through two funding rounds and significant revenue growth. Here's what's next for the Minneapolis fin-tech company......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2019

Ted Baker shares tumble after "extremely difficult" start to year

Ted Baker shares tumbled by a quarter in early trade Tuesday after the fashion retailer warned of an "extremely difficult" start to the year. Julian Satterthwaite reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 11th, 2019

Confirmed: Shake Shack to open third Charlotte location in South End

Shake Shack will bring its burgers and fries to Charlotte's South End neighborhood next year. Shake Shack Inc. (NYSE: SHAK) said Friday that it will open its Charlotte-area location at 1930 Camden Road, replacing the recently closed Pike’s Old Fashion.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2019

21-year-old built a multi-million dollar company with just $500

From memes to false eyelashes, this 21-year old CEO is making big moves.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 6th, 2019

Rihanna is the richest female musician

Rihanna is the richest female musician in the world, amassing a $600 million fortune not from her songs but primarily from business ventures including her fashion and cosmetics lines. Forbes said the Barbados-born 31-year-old singer and entrepren.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2019

Exclusive: Fast-growing Ironclad opens up on its financials and new executive hires

San Francisco-based startup offers a peek at how it’s rapidly accelerating its revenue growth and is on track to cross more than $10 million in revenue in its fifth year of operation......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2019

NC startup receives investment to expand the "Yelp" of health care

A Raleigh health-care technology startup looking to provide more transparency in the patient-provider relationship has just banked another $1 million — eyeing a larger Series A round next year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2019

Siri Shortcuts comes built in on iOS 13, allows for more powerful shortcuts

At last year's Worldwide Developer Conference, Apple announced the new app Siri Shortcuts which allows iOS users to create custom voice commands for their apps. Today, the company unveiled .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 4th, 2019

Historic 109-year-old mansion on Milwaukee"s Terrace Avenue available for $1.39M: Open House

A 1910-built, Georgian Revival Colonial-style home on Milwaukee's Terrace Avenue is on the market for $1.39 million. Historically known as the Benjamin Weil Jr. House, or the Daniel J. and Karalyn J. Ochalek House, the home was designed by architect .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 2nd, 2019

Americans Are Spending More on Father’s Day Gifts

With 46% of shoppers giving $2.5 billion in fashion. Americans will spend a record $16 billion on Father’s Day gifts this year, according to the National Retail Federa.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 31st, 2019

SMUD set to develop its largest solar array with Lendlease

The Sacramento Municipal Utility District has agreed to a 30-year power purchase agreement to build the largest solar photovoltaic array in Sacramento County. The 160-megawatt project will be built on SMUD land at the decommissioned Rancho Seco nucl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2019

Twin Cities ed-tech startup wins spot with AT&T accelerator

Ur Turn has been chosen as one of eight startups in this year's AT&T Aspire Accelerator class......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2019

Maryland startup raising millions to facilitate wellness at your office

Maryland health tech startup BurnAlong Inc. is looking to raise millions this year to keep your employees healthy. The company, which offers web and app-based fitness and wellness classes as a corporate wellness benefit, is planning a Series A round to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2019