Hypepotamus News 5/18/2017

Hypepotamus News: GreenSky Grabs Spot on CNBC Disruptor List, QASymphony Raises $40M, Investor Wei-Chun Tai Seeks Authentic Founders, Brown McQueen Duo, Real Meal Delivery's Pivot, CPR LifeWrap Saves Lives, Atlanta Cyber Week, Your Startup's First Employee, Jobs & Events

 

FinTech Unicorn Holds Down the Fort For Atlanta on CNBC Disruptor 50 List

GreenSky, one of the most valuable private FinTech startups out there, was the only Atlanta company (and one of only two in the south!) to be named this week to CNBC’s annual Disruptor 50 list. See how they ranked. [Read more...]

 

QASymphony Raises $40 Million Series C To Grow Team In Atlanta and London

Atlanta-based agile software testing company QASymphony has raised a $40 million series C round. Learn more about how they hope to leverage those funds to grow their team here and abroad. [Read more...]

 

Investor Wei-Chun Tai Seeks Authentic Stories from Founders at Mosley Ventures

Wei-Chun Tai transitioned from two-time entrepreneur to investor at Mosley Ventures. Here's what she learned after one failed startup and one successful exit and how you can apply it to your growing business. [Read more...]

 

Marketing Mavens Join Forces To Serve As Outsourced CMOs

How you market your product can make or break a business. The duo behind Brown McQueen, a marketing consultancy firm started by Tami McQueen and Kara Brown, is here to help you market it the right way. [Read more...]

 

Local Meal Service Pivots into a Machine Learning-Driven Personal Chef Platform

While successful, Real Meal Delivery struggled to pin down a viable scalable model. Enter Saige — a personal chef powered by machine learning. Here, the team shared the behind-the-scenes on their decision to pivot. [Read more...]

 

CPR LifeWrap Allows Anyone, Anywhere, To Be a Lifesaver

When a person has a heart attack, survival is a game of seconds. Enter CPR LifeWrap, a medical aid device startup born out of a terrifying situation that Tennessee entrepreneur Felicia Jackson found herself in. [Read more...]

 

Cybersecurity Power Players Gather At First Atlanta Cyber Week This October

To truly cement Atlanta’s place as a cyber leader on a global scale, this October will see the first Atlanta Cyber Week hosted by law firm Baker Donelson and the Metro Atlanta Chamber. [Read more...]

 

How to Know When It’s Time to Bring on Your First Employee

Founding a startup usually means being a one-person party. You wear several different hats at once, often leaving you little time to work on your company's path. Here are some signs it’s time to hire your first employee. [Read more...]

 
 

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