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101 Best New York City Venture Capital Companies and Startups
This article showcases our top picks for the best New York City based Venture Capital companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Venture Capital industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
Why Emerging Tech Hubs in the U.S. Will Lead to a More Diverse, Stronger Economy
For decades, the United States has been the clear leader in the global tech venture ecosystem. While established domestic hubs like the San Francisco Bay Area are continuing to play key roles in cementing this dominance, so too are some of the country’s smaller cities.
Taiwan Business TOPICS
For the Startup Scene, Unexpected Help from Silicon Valley
The severe spread of COVID-19 across the U.S. this spring brought the return to Taiwan of high-level Taiwanese- and Chinese-American talent from Silicon Valley. They are now helping build a similar environment for innovation on the island.
Betting on the Failing Horse: An Interview with Seamon Chan, Palm Drive Capital
When we come across the term ‘investor’, we immediately think of money, and naturally, given the profession itself. But when it comes to backing startups, an investor’s call of duty is not limited solely to the financing of a startup – it involves a lot more.
Palm Drive Capital invests in real-time authoring platform
Venture capital firm Palm Drive Capital LLC made an investment in startup doDOC Corp.
DoDOC provides a real-time authoring tool that allows users to collaborate simultaneously with full traceability, solving the problem of editing and reviewing long and complex documents.
New York Business Journal
Palm Drive Capital opens Miami office
New York-based Palm Drive Capital recently opened an office near Miami's Midtown neighborhood, where it plans to hire local talent to support the firm's Latin America-based portfolio companies.
Das sind Chinas wichtigste Startup-Investoren, Fonds und Förderer
Das chinesische Investment-Ökosystem unterscheidet sich stark von dem des Westens. Trotzdem ist es möglich, als fremde Firma vom Venture-Capital-Boom zu profitieren.
Silicon Valley Startups valuations are so out of control, these two investors moved to New York City to avoid the ‘bidding wars’ for big deals
“Your gut can be trained,” says our managing partner, Hendrick Lee, who, along with one of our other managing partners, Seamon Chan, spoke to Business Insider about their move from the Bay Area to Manhattan, their investment strategy and how they learned that people building great startups can come from anywhere.
New York Business Journal
Palm Drive Capital looks to raise $100 million for new fund, double its previous effort
The New York-based firm's investments include eight companies that have gone on to become unicorns, including Jet.com.
Venture Capital Circles Virtual Banking
First movers in the virtual banking industry are gaining attention from global venture capital and Hong Kong is expected to provide a model for other Southeast Asian markets, says Seamon Chan, co-founder and managing partner of Palm Drive Capital.
Palm Drive Capital: We focus on ‘unit economics’ of firms we invest in
Seamon Chan of Palm Drive Capital says it is important to be able to help private companies reach profitable unit economics at an early stage.
Deal Street Asia
NY-based Palm Drive raising up to $150m for third US-Asia venture fund
Palm Drive Capital, a New York-based venture capital firm, is raising up to $150 million for its third US-Asia focused fund.