Yesterday, Scott Kirsner reported on one of the Boston area’s newest early-stage investment firms, Procyon Ventures. Today I have another one for you — Indicator Ventures, which has a co-founding partner in Boston and will take part in launching a new startup accelerator in the fall.
There is a strong trend of high valuations for startups right now that was captured by Sam Altman in his recent post on valuations. Altman identifies one reason for the trend in the increasing supply of money to startups from new types of investors. Read More
MassChallenge, the pioneering program for assisting young startups in Boston, served nearly 500 startups during its first four years.
Last week Boston edtech accelerator LearnLaunchX held a demo day for its second session, and Dennis Keohane noted how far the program has come in two years — including the quality of the companies coming out of it.