venture funding Archive

KeyMe locks down $15M to unlock the future of key duplication

The last time you had a key cut, you probably experienced a retro service, which included speaking to a real human (ugh!). KeyMe puts the kibosh on the old-fashioned key copying user experience with a series of new kiosks and just landed a $15 million Series C round to fund aggressive expansion. KeyMe’s key duplication kiosk is the key to unlocking the company’s future. “KeyMe …

Tech is primed for an upswing

The past 15 months has created a lot of confusion around where the technology sector is going. I’m constantly being asked by entrepreneurs if the timing is right to start a new business and would I invest in these current markets? Yes and yes. The endless chatter about the bottom falling out, valuations being too high (they were) and companies going out of business created …