Hello and welcome back to Equity, a podcast about the business of startups. We were live at TechCrunch Disrupt 2023!
Bold creates personalized exercise programs for seniors to reduce injury. It's one of the latest companies expanding the eldertech sector.
The earth has seen a 69% decline in wildlife populations over the last 50 years. In the same amount of time, carbon emissions have increased by 90%. And while many venture firms have been created to f
While many quick grocery delivery startups have struggled, others are still seeing growth. Why? They are focused on emerging markets.
This episode dives into building a company later in life, the clean beauty movement and when to know to split a startup into two entities.
Parker Conrad may be best known as the founder of both Zenefits and Rippling, but he is also arguably the best-known founder to have gone through Y Combinator’s accelerator program twice. Of cou
It's not surprising Victory Park Capital can't find a buyer for its stake in Perch; this market is tough for Amazon aggregator startups.
What follows are our favorites from the first day’s pitches, listed in no particular order.
TechCrunch+ heard from 15 VCs about why or why not they are tuning in to YC's Demo Day festivities this week.
Welcome back to Found, where we get the stories behind the startups. This week Becca and Dom are joined by Graham Hine, the co-founder and CEO of ePlant, a startup that creates sensors that monito
While VCs may have dodged a bullet regarding what fund disclosure rules the SEC did pass, they shouldn't overlook them.
Would you eat lab-grown meat? Would you give the same answer if someone asked you to use a beauty product that had lab-grown collagen as an ingredient? Cellular agriculture — the process of growing
Welcome back to Found, where we get the stories behind the startups. This week Becca and Dom are joined by Ida Josefiina, the co-founder and CEO of Sane, a social knowledge sharing platform.
At the outset, it may seem as if the lackluster state of the European venture market may have motivated OMERS' exit, but it appears that wasn’t the case.
When Window Snyder started security infrastructure startup Thistle Technologies in 2020, she already had a decades-long career in cybersecurity under her belt. Snyder first made waves as a senior secu
Welcome back to Found, where we get the stories behind the startups. This week Becca and Dom are joined by Feyi Ayodele, the co-founder and CEO of CancerIQ, a precision health company designed for phy
VCs shouldn’t get too hung up on a company’s chances of winning an entire category, because most won’t. And that’s fine.
While we don't have the numbers, it seems safe to assume Parade won't be the only DTC startup to see a similar exit.
Welcome back to Found, where we get the stories behind the startups. This week Becca and Dom are joined by Marco Zappacosta, the co-founder and CEO of Thumbtack, a startup that runs a marketplace for
While we don't have the data to prove it outright, it feels like women-led funds have had a particularly strong year for fundraising.