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Crunchbase CEO: Startups Are Choosing Acquisitions Over Public Offerings
October 8, 2019
After lackluster performances on Wall Street, investors are rethinking commitments to some of the world's most recognizable tech brands. Crunchbase CEO Jager McConnell joins Cheddar to discuss.
Becton Dickinson's 15-Minute Coronavirus Test Gets Emergency FDA Approvfal
Jun 23, 2020
Crunchbase to Launch Diversity Spotlight to Shine a Light on Lack of Inclusion
According to BLCK VC, more than 80% of venture firms don't have a single Black investor and just 1% of venture-funded startup founders are Black. It's clear that startup funding has some issues when it comes to diversity, but publicly accessible data is also lacking. In an effort to drive change, Crunchbase is adding new data points to its platform to shine a light on the lack of inclusion in the startup world, specifically focusing on highlighting diversity within startup funding and leadership. Crunchbase CEO Jager McConnell joined Cheddar to discuss.
Jul 2, 2020
Rex Teams CEO Joins Cheddar To Explain Why He Moved His Company From The West Coast to Texas
It turns out for some, the West Coast might not be the best coast. We spoke to Peter Rex the founder and CEO of Rex Teams, a tech, investment and real-estate firm. He decided to move his billion dollar company from Seattle to Texas. He joined us to tell us why.
Jun 24, 2020
Google Hopes to 'Level the Playing Field' With Startup Accelerators for Diverse Founders
Head of Google for startups, Jewel Burke Solomon and head of Google startup developer ecosystems, Jason Scott talk about the company's plan to invest long-term as well as its dedication to diversity.