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Where to go to be inspired by startups...

Date: 20 Jan 2017

Dreamforce is our annual, 4-day event hosted in our hometown of San Francisco. The world’s largest software conference, we welcome thousands of customers from all over the world who join us to learn and get inspired. Last year, Salesforce for Startups hosted Startup Summit, for startups. This year, we’re doing things a little differently. We’d…

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The 46 Innovative Tech Companies From 500 Startups Batch 18 ...

Date: 20 Jan 2017

In San Francisco last week, 500 Startups, a global venture capital seed fund and startup accelerator headquartered in Silicon Valley, held its Demo Day dubbed ‘Demo-Ween’ where 46 companies of its latest batch 18 pitched to investors. Of the 46 companies, 19% were founded by women, 22% by blacks or latinos, and 28% were international,…

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Auctio, la startup del colombiano Ricardo Ibarra, cierra ron...

Date: 22 Aug 2016

Auctio dio a conocer que se encuentra en plena consolidación de su plataforma que ayuda a las empresas a optimizar sus programas de referidos y venta cruzada. Respaldada por el reciente cierre de una ronda de inversión liderada por Socialatom Ventures y 500 Startups, entre otros inversionistas ángeles, la compañía triplicará su fuerza de ventas…

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We’re proud to announce our 18th cohort of accelerator com...

Date: 22 Aug 2016

We’re proud to announce our 18th cohort of accelerator companies (appropriately called B18) residing in the 500 Startups San Francisco office for the next four months. The batch has a few themes and includes 46 companies total. There is an 11 company FinTech track (five in insurance) led by Sheel Monet who runs the 500…

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Here’s the 18th batch of companies from 500 Startups...

Date: 22 Aug 2016

We’re already halfway through the year, which means it’s time for another batch from 500 Startups to start rolling out. This year, 46 companies are going through 500 Startups’ 18th batch, ranging from traditional B2B tools to a smart pill case that helps track whether or not people are taking their medication. 500 Startups has…

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Startups selected for eMerge Americas showcase...

Date: 12 Apr 2016

More than 100 startups have been selected to participate in this year’s eMerge Americas Startup Showcase, where the young companies will exhibit their products and services at April’s homegrown technology conference and possibly have the opportunity to present on center stage for a $175,000 investment prize. The Startup Showcase is a cornerstone of eMerge Americas,…

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