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...
Fenox VC’s Startup World Cup 2017 $1,000,000 Winner Announced, Blessed by Steve Wozniak, Co-Founder of Apple
Startup World Cup partnered with Wistron Corporation and Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe to bring in the top startups from all over the globe for the Grand Finale pitch competition on March 24th 2017. The competition was held at the Marriott Marquis in San Francisco, and was kicked off by... Read more
Steady Growth for Small and Independent Brewers
The Brewers Association (BA)—the trade association representing small and independent American craft brewers—today released 2016 data on U.S. craft brewing growth. With over 5,300 breweries operating during the year, small and independent craft brewers represent 12.3 percent market share by volume of the overall beer industry. In 2016, craft brewers produced 24.6... Read more
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
BuildingConnected Raises $8.5 Million To Modernize Construction Bid Management
BuildingConnected, the refreshingly different bid management solution, has closed $8.5 million in Series A funding to bring the construction industry ridiculously easy tools to save time and money during the bidding process. The investment was led by CrossLink Capital, with participation from existing investors Homebrew, Freestyle, Bee Partners and... Read more
Fast-Growing Beauty Brand, GLAMSQUAD Raises $15 Million
(Pictured Above): Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, Co-founder and CEO of GLAMSQUAD GLAMSQUAD, the market leader in mobile beauty services, raises $15 million Series B financing round from New Enterprise Associates (“NEA”) , with participation from existing investors SoftBank Capital, Lerer Hippeau Ventures, Montage Ventures and AOL’s BBG Ventures. GLAMSQUAD, which... Read more