puerto rico

  • Puerto Rico turns to tech and entrepreneurialism to revitalize the economy Crunch Network

    Puerto Rico turns to tech and entrepreneurialism to revitalize the economy

    Puerto Rico is steeped in more than $70 billion of debt that has been accruing for the better part of a decade. As part of its new economic development plan, Puerto Rican officials are looking to technology and entrepreneurship to revitalize the economy, attract its bright minds back to the island and solve the sustainability problems bedeviling the commonwealth. Read More

  • MLB All-Star Ivan Rodriguez is joining a VC fund

    MLB All-Star Ivan Rodriguez is joining a VC fund

    Baseball legend Ivan “Pudge” Rodriguez, who is now up for nomination for the 2017 Baseball Hall of Fame, is joining a venture capital fund. Pudge is joining z9 Capital, a $25M fund based out of South Florida that focuses on making seed investments between $250k – $4M. He will be taking a VP spot, and focus on both looking for new investments, as well as using things he… Read More