jared hecht

Fundera Picks Up $11.5 Million In Series B Funding

Fundera, the online credit marketplace that helps small business secure loans started by GroupMe cofounder Jared Hecht, has today announced the close of a $11.5 million Series B funding round led by S

Fundera Has Secured $12M In Funding For More Than 300 Small Businesses

<a target="_blank" href="https://www.fundera.com/">Fundera</a>, the lending match-maker for SMBs, has helped secure funding for over 300 small businesses, with more than $12 million in loans funded.

GroupMe Founder Gets $3.4M to Make Small Business Loans More Accessible With Fundera

In the past five years, the number of bank loans under $1 million has dropped by more than 20 percent. This puts small business owners, arguably the driving force of our economy, at a severe disadvant

(Founder Stories) The GroupMe Guys Reveal How To Land A Job At A Startup

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/groupme-guys1.jpg" /> All week long we've been running clips from the <em>Founder Stories</em> interview with the GroupMe Guys, co-founders J

(Founder Stories) How GroupMe Won SXSW: Grilled Cheese

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/groupme-guys.jpg" /> At this year's overcrowded and overhyped SXSW conference in Austin, one of the few startups to <a href="https://beta.tec

(Founder Stories) Who Are These GroupMe Guys?

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/groupme-guys.jpg" /> How do you become a startup founder? There are many paths, but often founders grow up at other startups. <a href="http:/