WestJet to purchase Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners
WestJet has entered into a  definitive purchase agreement with The Boeing Company for up to 20 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner...
Jeff Harmening Named Chief Executive Officer of General Mills
General Mills board of directors has elected Jeffrey L. Harmening Chief Executive Officer of the company, effective June 1, 2017. The board...
Carvana Continues Rapid Growth While Revolutionizing the Car Buying Industry
Carvana, the leading national online auto retailer and creator of the world’s first coin-operated Car Vending Machine, closed a...
Carvana Continues Rapid Growth While Revolutionizing the Car Buying Industry
Carvana, the leading national online auto retailer and creator of the world’s first coin-operated Car Vending Machine, closed a new $160 million Series C funding round, bringing total funding to $460 million. Founded in 2013 and based in Phoenix, Ariz., Carvana is the first complete online auto retailer offering vehicle... Read more
Innit Raises $25 Million to Unlock Information Within Food
Innit, a new company that manages and connects food information, launched at the Smart Kitchen Summit in Seattle with initial funding of over $25 million from founders and strategic investors. Innit unlocks and listens to the information within food through science, technology and culinary expertise. Through its cloud-based platform,... Read more
Amazon Rolls Out the Red Carpet for Startups with Amazon Launchpad
Amazon Launchpad makes it easy for startups to launch, market, and distribute their products to hundreds of millions of Amazon customers across the globe Benefits include a streamlined onboarding experience, custom product pages, a comprehensive marketing package, and access to Amazon’s global fulfillment network Amazon announced Amazon Launchpad, a... Read more
RealtyMogul.com Raises $35 Million in Series B Funding to Boost Its Big Data-Driven Online Real Estate Investing Platform
Sorenson Capital Leads the Round with Additional Funding from Canaan Partners to accelerate the company’s significant growth RealtyMogul.com, a leading online marketplace for real estate investing, announced that it has raised a $35 million Series B financing round led by Sorenson Capital with additional funding from Canaan Partners, the... Read more
Sixth Annual Brother Small Business Survey Shows Majority Of Small Business Owners Are Ready To Invest In Their Businesses
The sixth annual “Brother Small Business Survey,” which showed that 54 percent of small business owners surveyed would prefer to invest in their businesses—rather than stockpiling cash—an 18-percent swing in preference since 2010. Other survey results shed light on how small business owners feel about the economic climate. This... Read more