• Why 2017 Investments Will Take Local Companies Farther With Less

    …. “At the end of the day, they’re looking for big opportunities and people who are taking a unique approach to solving problems,” he says. Ro Prakash, co-founder of the hyperlocal small business networking platform Townsquared, told us in a recent interview that authenticity is a big attraction for many investors. “My biggest piece of advice…

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  • How SMB Networking is Driving More Referral Marketing

    … When Eric Groves left his job at Constant Contact in 2011, he took six months off to go on a quest – a research mission to better understand the problems of small business owners. “I wanted to understand small business customers, where they come from, where the best source of new customers was coming from,” Groves says. He heard the same…

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  • Raise Report: Fresh Funding for Townsquared, Yieldbot, Drizly

    …. Battery Ventures led the round. Going forward, Insert will look to accelerate product development and bolster sales and marketing. Thursday, August 4: Drizly Picks Up $15 Million Series B for Alcohol Delivery Drizly, a within-the-hour alcohol delivery service, has raised $15 million, TechCrunch reported. Polaris Partners led the round. Drizly…

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