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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

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

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

Ritesh Agarwal’s Oy.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 26th, 2018

Innovators of the Year: Caleb Carr built a better way to save lives (Video)

A tragedy inspired Caleb Carr to invent a safer system for helicopter rescue missions......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2019

Northwestern Mutual among investors in $45M round for AI chatbot startup

Less than a year after raising more than $20 million, startup OJO Labs has added $45 million more to the bank. The company is on a mission to make artificial intelligence a critical part of the home-buying process......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2019

Rory Tackles a Missed Opportunity in Telehealth—Treating Menopause

The most underserved market in women's health gets its own platform. When telehealth startup Ro launched in 2017, it--like many of its competitors--focused on men’s health. But a year-and-a-half in, the c.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 20th, 2019

Joshua Ferry talks about why CloudInsyte moved to Buffalo

Joshua Ferry has been through two exits – including a startup he founded and a more established company he was helping lead – and built a deep well of expertise and connections in the software world. He's applying that experience to a new co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2019

Cincinnati restaurateur named Ohio’s Small Business Person of the Year

The owner of a Mount Washington restaurant that began in modest fashion five years ago is the recipient of a prestigious state award. Kristen Bailey, owner of Sweets and Meats BBQ in Mount Washington, is Small Business Administration’s 2019 Ohio .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2019

OJO Labs raises $45M to take real estate "chatbot" nationwide

Less than a year after raising more than $20 million, startup OJO Labs has added $45 million more to the bank. The company is on a mission to make artificial intelligence a critical part of the home-buying process......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2019

Atlassian acquires planning-software startup for $166 million after record close

Atlassian Corp. has agreed to acquire a six-year-old sta.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 18th, 2019

Baltimore"s Allovue acquiring another Maryland edtech firm

Baltimore-based Allovue Inc. has acquired Equiday Inc., another startup developing education finance technology. One-year-old Equiday Inc., based in Bethesda, has been competing with Allovue in the education-focused fintech space. Now its technol.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2019

Paradise Valley mansion sells for $12M; 2nd highest-priced home this year

Five-bedroom, eight-bathroom home was built in 2016......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2019

Prada"s revenues buoyed by refined digital strategy

The Prada fashion group says its revenues grew by 6 percent last year as the company honed its social media strategy to draw in customers......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 15th, 2019

New Yorkers urged to get serious about sustainability when clearing closets

As the fashion industry comes to terms with the environmental toll taken by clothes production, consumers are urged to help by keeping castoffs out of landfills. New Yorkers, who throw away 200 million pounds of clothing each year, are getting a remin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

South Florida startup shuts down, seeks buyer

The company was in operation for a year and a half......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2019

How My 7- And 11-Year-Old Kids Built World-Class ETF Portfolios

How My 7- And 11-Year-Old Kids Built World-Class ETF Portfolios.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaMar 8th, 2019

Last Chevrolet Cruze in Ohio built amid GM restructuring

General Motors Co said the last Chevrolet Cruze rolled off the assembly line Wednesday afternoon at its Lordstown, Ohio, assembly plant, the first of five plants in North America to end production this year and ending U.S. production of the Cruze......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 7th, 2019

Stocks rise; S&P 500 closes above 2,800 for first time in months

Stocks rose on Friday, the first day of March, as investors built on the market's strongest start to a year in nearly three decades......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 1st, 2019

Stocks rise; S&P 500 closes above 2,800 for first time in months

Stocks rose on Friday, the first day of March, as investors built on the market's strongest start to a year in nearly three decades......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 1st, 2019

Stocks rise; S&P 500 closes above 2,800 for first time since November

Stocks rose on Friday, the first day of March, as investors built on the market's strongest start to a year in nearly three decades......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 1st, 2019

Stocks rise; S&P 500 closes above 2,800 for first time since November

Stocks rose on Friday, the first day of March, as investors built on the market's strongest start to a year in nearly three decades......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 1st, 2019