Marc Lore's Startup Jet Offers Equity To a Few People Who Bring in the Most Referrals
Jet, the New Jersey ecommerce startup founded by Marc Lore, who sold his previous startup Quidsi (Diapers.com, etc.) to Amazon, offers special benefits on its website to early signups to its Jet Insider program: free membership, early access, and maybe even Jet stock. Via Tom Paine / Philly Tech News.
Looking through Tech Lens, Experts Give Glimpse of Future of Work at Einstein’s Alley Event
During a discussion about the future of the job market, on Nov. 12 at Rutgers University, two experts gave audience members insights into America's coming economic and demographic changes.
Healthcare Apps and Platforms Shine at Tigerlabs Startup Showcase, Part Two
In this second part a two-part story on Tigerlabs Startup Showcase, we cover TrueNorth Healthcare, Ralli, Wellth, NimbusGuru and TrueVault.Teams demoed their products to a nearly packed house of investors, consultants and mentors.
Healthcare Apps and Platforms Shine at Tigerlabs Startup Showcase, Part One
On Nov. 12, Tigerlabs (Princeton) hosted its "Startup Showcase," featuring healthcare apps and platforms. Teams demoed their products to a nearly packed house of investors, consultants and mentors.This fall's platform companies hail from as close as Princeton, and as far away as California and New Mexico. All of them had spent time in residence at Tigerlabs, honing their skills, learning from mentors and acquiring customers.
Yin and Yang of Fundraising Explored at LaunchNJ Life Sciences Meeting
At the LaunchNJ Life Sciences meeting on Oct. 10 at Kean University, attendees from startup life-science companies were treated to talks on the pleasures and the pains of fundraising. Discussing the pleasures was Don Newman from the New Jersey Business Action Center. The pains were handled by Jarrod Rhen with WithumSmith+Brown.