Going out to investors can be stressful for any company, whether in their seed stage or at $10 million in revenue. You need to know a lot of information before even thinking about speaking to a VC firm.
Being an entrepreneur is hard, but being a female entrepreneur is even harder. The good news is you don’t need to do it alone. The best way to learn is by taking advice from those who made mistakes before you.
Special congratulations are in order for Jay Meattle and his social sharing micro-startup Shareaholic. The 2 year old service announced both a round of funding and passing the 1 million download mark! The amount of the funding was not disclosed.
Congratulations to our own HubSpot for pulling down $12M in funding as reported on TechCrunch. The Series B round led by Matrix Partners is in addition to the $5M the company raised last September in a round led by General Catalyst.