Startups

These 12 cities are poised to be the next Silicon Valley

While it’s hard to attract and retain people in New York City, Detroit may actually be on the verge of a Silicon Valley-like moment. With a lack of transportation and the cost of living in…

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Verve rebrands as Pollen, raises $60M for influencer marketing tools

Verve, a San Francisco-based startup that hosts events for its customers in exchange for a cut of profits, has raised $60 million and rebranded as Pollen, the firm announced today. The company has been around…

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Truebill raises $15 million to drive personal finance advice

Truebill, a platform that delivers personal finance guidance, has raised $15 million. This round of funding was led by new investor DBL Partners, and will be used to support the company’s hiring efforts, according to…