Angel investor looks for startups around the globe

Published by San Francisco Chronicle It’s Thursday night in the heart of Miami’s financial district. At Novecento, a buzzing bistro, salsa and flamenco music blast while waitresses circulate Malbec and mojitos. Businessmen in fitted European suits survey the scene. In walks angel investor Dave McClure, fresh off a flight from San Francisco. People rush to [&hellip + More


How to close a $1m round with 500 Startups’ Dave McClure

Published by The Next Web Dave McClure has clarified in a comment how the deal negotiation actually happened: “We discussed terms via face2face mtgs and phone calls, then confirmed closing via SMS. not exactly revolutionary or all that unusual, except that our f2f meetings occurred after midnight in places like Paris & Munich over drinks [&hellip + More


Un grupo de emprendedores e inversores inicia gira conjunta por Latinoamérica

Published by EFE Miami (EE.UU.), 11 may (EFE).- Un grupo formado por emprendedores en el mundo de la tecnología y de inversores con capital para negocios de reciente creación iniciaron hoy en Miami una gira conjunta que les llevará por varios países de América Latina + More


Geeks on a Plane: The power of the Latin American market

Published by Miami Herald Geeks on a Plane left Miami this morning with more than 40 startups from around the world, including several from South Florida. Those travelers include Brian Breslin of Infinimedia and Refresh Miami, Davide Di Cillo of Fifth Layer, Susan Amat of UM’s Launch Pad and Bill Hajjar of Senzari. They embark [&hellip + More


Pandora Competitor Senzari Raises $1 Million From 500 Startups & Angels To Fund Global Expansion

Miami-based streaming music startup Senzari, which aims to take on Pandora by targeting the markets Pandora misses (i.e., the rest of the world), has just closed an additional round of funding totaling $1 million. The round includes investors in both Miami and Silicon Valley, including, notably Dave McClure’s 500 Startups. The company had previously raised $2 [&hellip + More