OurCrowd founder and CEO Jonathan Medved discusses the rise of crowdfunding and investing in the Israeli startup sector. He speaks with Rishaad Salamat on Bloomberg Television’s “On The Move Asia.”
Raising money for your startup can be a challenging experience for any entrepreneur, but especially as a newbie. Not because pitching is difficult and not because VCs are hard to impress. The challenge lies in the nuances of hearing and understanding what a venture capitalist says. As is the case in every industry, there’s a […]
Meet OurCrowd across the US in December at a series of roadshow events and speaking engagements featuring founder and CEO Jon Medved and the latest additions to OurCrowd’s portfolio companies, Highcon, Surgical Theater, and Abe’s Market. Be sure to RSVP on the links below. Space is limited! About Surgical Theater, Highcon and Abe’s Market: Surgical Theater […]
We’re celebrating Hanukkah in Israel right now, a time for latke eating, dreidel spinning and candle lighting festivities. There is a lot to celebrate (and be thankful for — Thanksgivukkah FTW!) in startup land this year. Last year OurCrowd took the opportunity to highlighted some of the tech trends seen in the Startup Nation in a series of […]
OurCrowd’s portfolio company Argo (ReWalk) was featured on CNN’s “Erin Burnett OutFront”. Erin Burnett spoke with a ReWalk customer who shared his story and how the device changed his life. She also interviewed ReWalk inventor Amit Goffer on how the idea for robotic trousers came about. The CNN piece notes that “it is nothing short of amazing” that Argo’s ReWalk exoskeleton enables to […]
The Trendlines Group launched an OurCrowd-powered online investment portal for four early stage companies featured on the recent Trendlines-OurCrowd roadshow. The portal uses OurCrowd’s crowdfunding approach to investment to open the four Trendlines companies’ rounds to investors looking to commit $10K and up, where Trendlines companies traditionally required larger commitments. If you missed or couldn’t attend […]
Quest Means Business’ Maggie Lake speaks with Israeli venture capitalist Jonathan Medved about why the Israeli tech sector continues to boom.
A recent article revealed the US cities with the worst commutes. According to the report, the average commuter in D.C. spent 67 hours stuck in traffic in 2012! Sadely, no matter how many times you travel the same route to the same destination, the experience is extremely stressful and frustrating. Israel, known for being the forefront of cutting-edge technologies in […]
Antoine Gara interviewed OurCrowd founder and CEO Jon Medved about crowdfunding for startups.
On his current tour across the US, OurCrowd CEO Jonathan Medved was interviewed by Pimm Fox on Bloomberg Television’s “Taking Stock.” In the interview Jon discusses investing in early stage startups and our innovative equity-based crowdfunding platform. In addition, he responded to questions regarding OurCrowd’s new deal with GE Ventures and on making a startup successful. View the video […]