Fundraising

How This Founder Raised Venture Capital -- Before She Built Her Debut Product

Interior designer Nicole Gibbons knew she could create a better interior paint brand. She also knew she couldn't bootstrap the process.

SmartNews Announces the Close of a $92 Million Round of Funding

Plus, Marissa Mayer has resurfaced with a new startup called Lumi Labs, and fertility startup Mojo just raised a $1.8 million seed round of funding.

How to Use Bridge Capital to Accelerate Your Business

What was formerly a last resort is now a means of achieving independence and profitability.

A UK-Based Travel Tech Startup Has Just Raised $30 Million

Plus, blockchain startup Zamna raised $5 million, and Bond Pet Foods is creating a cultured, sustainable dog food.

MadBox Raised a $16.5 Million Series A Round

Plus, there is a new women's clothing rental startup called Armoire, and wellness startup WellSet just raised a pre-seed funding round from a women-led team of investors.

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