NETGEAR Appoints Sarah Butterfass to Board of Directors 2020/10/15 20:23:00 Business Wire
SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NETGEAR®, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR), the leading provider of networking devices for small businesses, the smart home and online game play, welcomes Sarah Butterfass to the company’s board of directors. Sarah has held executive roles with some of the top consumer-facing brands including Groupon and Orbitz. “Sarah’s background in delivering world-class customer experience and loyalty for some of the most recognized brands in the industry will prove instrumental as we
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These 12 VC firms have most actively invested in early-stage AI startups over the past 20 years 2020/10/07 18:37:34 Business Insider
Summary List Placement Over the past two decades, artificial intelligence has quickly become one of the most buzzy technologies. Giants like IBM have doubled-down on AI-backed offerings , while a rush of startups have emerged that are trying to use the tech to overhaul operations ranging from stocking shelves to supply chain negotiations . Along with that has come a bonanza of venture capital funding that has created so-called unicorns like Indigo Ag, UiPath , and SenseTime . In the past 20 years, investors have poured roughly $407 billion into AI startups, per data firm PitchBook. Since 2000, the top 12 VC firms most active in early-stage AI investing by deal count have collectively closed a total of 708 Series A and B rounds, according to research from the data analytics firm provided to Business Insider (the rounds that fit PitchBook's criteria for "early-stage"). Below is a snapshot of each of the dozen firms, including well-known names like Andreessen Horowitz, Intel Capital, and GV.
Hit Hard by COVID-19, Groupon Wants to Help You Support Women-owned Small Businesses 2020/10/01 15:28:00 Business Wire
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new survey finds 3 out 4 women-owned small businesses have been hit hard by COVID-19 and more than half feared they’d have to close permanently.
A day in the life of Julie Miles, a vocal coach who trains singers around the world — including an America's Got Talent finalist — from her British countryside home 2020/09/08 09:09:35 Business Insider
Summary List Placement From her home in the British countryside, Julie Miles can train vocalists from around the world. Her clients including Courtney Hadwin, a 2018 America's Got Talent's finalist who received a "golden buzzer" for her outstanding performance on the show, as well as contestants on singing shows The X Factor and The Voice. She is a successful entrepreneur: In 2010, after more than ten years as a senior sales manager at software firm Sage UK, she founded Vocal Ovation, and was soon partnering with e-commerce platform Groupon and gaining hundreds of clients. Since then, she has appeared in the BBC primetime TV singing contest "All Together Now," and British girl group Little Mix's BBC talent programme, called "The Search," in which she was both a talent scout and vocal coach. She is also UK director and mentor for the international teaching organisation Modern Vocal Training, and a judge for UK singing competitions Open Mic UK and Teen Star UK. She stopped advertising her business seven years ago — word of mouth and her existing relationships are more than enough to keep her busy, she says.
12 US cities where entrepreneurs can tap the perfect mix of funding and talent to build the next billion-dollar startups — that aren't NYC or Silicon Valley 2020/07/25 12:03:00 Business Insider
Successful entrepreneurship is often the result of collaboration, rather than individual genius. An entrepreneurial ecosystem is a specific geography with the human and capital resources that help foster new businesses. Business Insider consulted the Startup Genome Project's rankings and spoke with experts to find the best ecosystems in the US. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . Evidence suggest that successful entrepreneurship is often the result of collaboration, rather than individual genius. "The idea of the go-it-alone, independent entrepreneur is quickly fading," Ari Ginsberg , a professor of entrepreneurship at NYU's Stern School of Business, told Business Insider. "You need an entrepreneurial ecosystem to solve the problems we're facing." An entrepreneurial ecosystem is a specific geography where a cast of entrepreneurs, organizations, institutions, policies, and processes work together to create an environment that is uniquely suited to foster new businesses.
Groupon to Release Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results on August 6, 2020 2020/07/23 20:05:00 Business Wire
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Groupon will release Q2 results after the close of market trading on Thurs., Aug. 6 and hold a conference call to discuss those results the next day.
Summer entertainment 2020: Best discount codes from Ideal World, Eve Sleep and more 2020/07/13 12:37:17 The Independent
Keep the boredom at bay with the best discount codes from Disney+, Groupon, Audible and more
Chancellor's 'eat out to help out' plan: how to get value for money 2020/07/08 18:49:16 The Guardian
Rishi Sunak’s summer statement promised diners discounts to kickstart Britain’s economy. Here’s how the scheme works Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Rishi Sunak called it the ‘eat out to help out’ offer. Others said it was “ Groupon government”. Either way, the chancellor made clear he wanted to get the nation eating and drinking again – at least Monday to Wednesday, during August. Continue reading…
Uber Eats and Groupon Adopt Actionable Intelligence, a New Product in the First-to-Market Button Evolution™ Product Suite 2020/07/08 16:00:00 PR Newswire
NEW YORK, July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Button, the leading mobile commerce technology company, today announced the launch of Button Evolution™, the affiliate industry's first suite of personalization and intelligence products, including the newest product, Actionable Intelligence, that…
Notice of Upcoming Shareholder Deadline in the Groupon, Inc. Securities Class Action Lawsuit 2020/06/11 13:00:00 Business Wire
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP announces that the lead plaintiff motion deadline in the Groupon securities class action lawsuit pending in the Northern District of Illinois is on June 27, 2020. The Groupon class action lawsuit, Macovski v. Groupon, Inc., No. 20-cv-02581, is on behalf of purchasers of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) securities between November 4, 2019 and February 18, 2020, inclusive (the “Class Period”). The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
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Groupon Announces 1-for-20 Reverse Stock Split 2020/06/10 13:00:00 Business Wire
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Groupon announced today that the Company’s board of directors has approved a reverse stock split of the Company’s common stock at a ratio of 1-for-20.
Analysts Estimate Groupon (GRPN) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for 2020/06/09 16:30:07 Zacks Investment Research
Groupon (GRPN) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.
Button Welcomes Bnext As Its First Partner in Southern Europe: Enabling Users to Shop and Save Money With Leading Brands Like AliExpress and Groupon 2020/06/08 13:30:00 PR Newswire
NEW YORK, June 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Button, the leading mobile commerce technology company, today announced its partnership with Bnext, the biggest mobile-first neobank of Spain. Starting today, Bnext users can seamlessly shop and save money with the largest brands including…