yearly archives: 2013

Startup Calendar for December 17th
Dec 17, 2013 by Christine Magee

Three events are featured in this week’s Startup Calendar: Startup Socials Baltimore TechBreakfast LA CEOs And three accelerator programs are currently accepting applications: FinTech Accelerator StartupYard 2014: Data, Search & Analytics Plug and Play Startup Camp Read the weekly newsletter for more… To take part in this program as an organization that hosts startup events, visit the Startup…

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CrunchBase Reveals: The Average Successful Startup Raises $41M, Exits at $242.9M
Dec 16, 2013 by Mark Lennon

Editor’s note: This is a repost of a TechCrunch article written by Mark Lennon. The CrunchBase dataset has now captured more venture exits than ever, so we decided to take a closer look at what successful startups can tell us about venture investing and the startup landscape. We found that the average successful US startup has raised $41 million…

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CrunchBase Updates Terms of Service and Adopts Creative Commons 4.0
Dec 12, 2013 by Matt Kaufman

Earlier today we updated our Terms of Service for the first time since the CrunchBase API was launched in July 2008.  Back then, CrunchBase listed only 5k companies and the startup community was just beginning to figure out what insights could be drawn from the CrunchBase dataset.  Today, CrunchBase includes profiles on over 200k companies plus the founders, investors,…

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Startup Calendar for December 10th
Dec 10, 2013 by Christine Magee

Three events are featured in this week’s Startup Calendar: WeXchange 2013 Ultra Light Startups Investor Feedback Forum NY Innovative Tech Read the weekly newsletter for more… To take part in this program as an organization that hosts startup events, visit the Startup Calendar page for guidelines and send us an email at events@crunchbase.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Startup Calendar for December 3rd
Dec 03, 2013 by Christine Magee

Five events are featured in this week’s Startup Calendar: Startup Grind UC San Diego Entrepreneur Challenge Founder Friday Educelerate Workshop Startup BD #2 Read the weekly newsletter for more… To take part in this program as an organization that hosts startup events, visit the Startup Calendar page for guidelines and send us an email at events@crunchbase.com. We look forward to…

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CrunchBase Reaches 50k Investment Rounds and 450k Profiles
Dec 03, 2013 by Mark Lennon

In the last month, we’ve added 3k funding rounds in CrunchBase to surpass 50k overall. We also reached 450k profiles this month, by adding over 17k new profiles in November. Highlights of the November 2013 Export: $19.2B of US investing in 2013 YTD Most active 2013 YTD investors: 500 Startups, Andreessen Horowitz, Techstars and New Enterprise Associates New…

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Startup Calendar for November 19th
Nov 19, 2013 by Christine Magee

Six events are featured in this week’s Startup Calendar: Velocity 5 Across Startup Demo Night Series #19 Sports and Tech Meetup Orrick Total Access: M&A Acqui-Hires LA CEOs Virtual Piggy Hackathon Read the weekly newsletter for more… To take part in this program as an organization that hosts startup events, visit the Startup Calendar page…

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The Startup Accelerator Trend Is Finally Slowing Down
Nov 19, 2013 by Mark Lennon

Editor’s note: This is a repost of a TechCrunch article written by Mark Lennon. Starting a company has never been easy. Not having to worry about market research and resources can be the difference between getting off the ground and moving back in with your parents. This might explain the record number of startup accelerators…

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Startup Calendar for November 12th
Nov 12, 2013 by Christine Magee

Four events are featured in this week’s Startup Calendar: TechCrunch Boston Meetup & Pitch-Off Uncubed NYC The World Technology Summit & Awards SaltConf 2014 Read the weekly newsletter for more… To take part in this program as an organization that hosts startup events, visit the Startup Calendar page for guidelines and send us an email…

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Startup Calendar for November 5th
Nov 05, 2013 by Christine Magee

Nine events are featured in this week’s Startup Calendar: Startup Grind Realogy Innovation Summit Brand Knew Opportunities SYNC 2013 DevBeat Makeathon TechLife Startup Showcase 2013 MEF Global Forum Founder Friday SF Startup Job Fair Read the weekly newsletter for more… To take part in this program as an organization that hosts startup events, visit the…

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