start-ups

How Cannes Still Inspires and Surprises, and Why It Still Really Matters

When I used to buy agencies, I discovered something that the consultants already knew. All agencies say the same thing.

5 Startup Funding Rounds This Week That Marketers Should Know About

It was a busy week in funding news around marketing-software startups. Here are five players getting an influx of cash that brand-minded folks should keep an eye on:

This Startup Helps Folks Manage ‘Modern Rituals’

Tech startups are all over South by Southwest Interactive this weekend. But Vitruvi's service is all about real life, helping companies work with employees so they can better manage their time.

Investors to Tongal, Convertro: Happy New Year!

The cash-happy investor days appear to have ended with the close of 2012, so tech startups of every stripe are currently pressing the flesh and locking down lunches with people of means before funds dry up.