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Why Iron Pillar Invested In Ushur

Iron Pillar is a Venture Capital & Private Equity investor firm based in Mumbai, India and Santa Clara, California, specializing in mid stage technology companies building products from India. Iron Pillar recently announced its investment in Ushur, a software company with offices in Bangalore, India and Santa Clara, California. Founded by Simha Sadasiva and Henry Peter, Ushur enables enterprises to

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WSGR Entrepreneurs Report – Private Company Financing Trends (2020 YR)

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (WSGR) is pleased to present the full-year 2020 edition of The Entrepreneurs Report. In this issue, we’ve compiled a range of data on venture financing transactions in which the firm was involved during 2020, with the objective of identifying relevant trends in activity and valuation levels for the U.S. venture capital industry in general. In

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What Venture Capitalists are Looking For in Your Pitch

What investors want: Jeff Epstein, Operating Partner at Bessemer Venture Partners, shares the key milestones and metrics that venture capitalists are looking for in your pitch. Bessemer raised $3.3 billion across two new funds and expanded their leadership with five new partners. Jeff Epstein is an operating partner in the Silicon Valley office where he leads Bessemer’s CFO Advisory Board

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Cartier Women’s Initiative – Supporting Women Around the World

The Cartier Women’s Initiative is an annual international Entrepreneurship Programme that aims to bring upon change by empowering women entrepreneurs who create high impacts. The initiative equips these entrepreneurs with the financial, social and human capital required to build their leadership skills and grow their businesses. Since its inception in 2006, the programme has embraced women-owned businesses internationally for as

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AWS Global Summit Online Series (2021)

AWS Summit Online is a series of free online virtual events that bring the cloud computing community together to connect, collaborate, and learn about AWS. These virtual events are designed to educate you about AWS products and services and help you develop the skills needed to build, deploy, and operate your infrastructure and applications. Sessions are delivered by AWS subject

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What are Ghost Kitchens?

Also known as virtual kitchen, shadow kitchen, commissary kitchen, cloud kitchen or dark kitchens, ghost kitchens are meant to address the demand for off-premise restaurant dining. In 2018, consumers spent $10.2 billion on orders through third-party delivery platforms like UberEats and GrubHub, according to Technomic. Most operators launch a ghost kitchen to capture more of the hot delivery segment. U.S.

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PPP Covid-19 Relief Program Is Adjusted to Help the Smallest Businesses in the USA

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Important revisions are made to boost participation among sole proprietors, independent contractors, self-employed “gig-workers,” and solo entrepreneurs in minority communities. For qualifying businesses, this is money that can be used to meet payroll and other business expenses and new deadlines to apply are approaching quickly. Small businesses and non-profits with fewer than 20 employees and sole proprietors can apply for

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Angel Capital Association – Hosting Free Webinar Introduction To Angel Investing (02-17-21)

Demystifying Angel Investing: An Introduction to the World of Early-Stage When: Wednesday, February 17, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Eastern Time (USA) FREE for everyone Angel investors are high net worth individuals who invest their own money into seed stage startup companies, providing much-needed capital to bring new companies to market. Join us for a dynamic panel discussion with leading

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