Jon Medved, CEO of “OurCrowd” talks to CNN about what his company looks for in a start-up.
Off the heels of SXSW, Forbes.com contributor Mark Feldman lists OurCrowd as one of the 5 most important new companies to keep an eye on. “Israel-based OurCrowd is beginning to crowd out other venture models with its lower risk alternative to angel investing while removing the headaches of managing startups and sitting on boards.” Read […]
Forbes contributor Mark Fidelman featured OurCrowd among a list of the top 5 most important new companies to know from SXSW. Read the list online here or below. The 5 Most Important New Companies You Need to Know From: Forbes.com By Mark Fidelman, contributor | April 2nd 2013 After a month of burning up airline […]
Israeli based OurCrowd is beginning to crowd out other venture models as a better model for startup funding. OurCrowd for investors provides a lower risk alternative to angel investing while removing the headaches of managing startups and sitting on boards.
Vanessa O’Brien of the IBT featured OurCrowd as the best way to invest in startups without the barriers that exist in traditional VC. Check it out below or read it online here. Israel Is In The Midst Of A Technology Startup Boom. How Do You Invest In It Without A Lot Of Money? Try […]
OurCrowd is a “new venture capital blueprint that unlocks the power of the crowd […] disruptive to the way startups are funded and built” Watch the interview with OurCrowd CEO Jon Medved here.
OurCrowd may afford an insight into what the future of funding for Israel’s tech industry will look like… What OurCrowd aims for is the “golden mean in the middle,” Zivotofsky said: “The choice, the transparency, the ability to invest smaller amounts in what they want to invest in, but the professional experience of what a […]
NextPeer was featured in TechCrunch today for reportedly adding over 100K users per day as its latest games went viral. An excerpt below: It can be a tough life out there for mobile-social gaming platforms. With Apple’s Game Center covering the bare basics and GREE’s recent shutdown of OpenFeint, it’s arguable that there isn’t that […]
The most interesting investment of the week goes to OurCrowd which has brought together ten seasoned investment pros to create a crowdfunding hybrid to back Israeli startups. It is a combination of angel and VC with partners risking their own money in the fund.
Shira Abel covered OurCrowd’s February 2013 launch in The Next Web: “… deal-flow is highly vetted and curated as the incentives are aligned. If the fund loses money, so do the partners… The investment team at OurCrowd rocks. Jon Medved is known in Israel as one of the top investors in the country and has […]