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Water Innovation Accelerator Showcases Promising Data Startups

Imagine H2O’s 7th annual program highlights growth opportunities for water data businesses

SAN FRANCISCO, March 17, 2016 – Imagine H2O (IH2O), the water innovation accelerator, announced the winners of its 2016Water Data Challenge. Ten promising data-driven water businesses were selected from a global field of 90 startups in 20 countries to participate in IH2O’s 7th annual innovation program. Winning teams will participate in IH2O’s rigorous business accelerator, benefitting from cash awards, mentorship, industry exposure, as well as introductions to customers and investors.

“Data is a fundamental tool to improve how we monitor and manage water,” said Andy Wheeler of GV (formerly Google Ventures) who served on the judging panel. “Imagine H2O’s Data Challenge attracted some of the most promising data solutions to tackle pressing water challenges globally.” Continue Reading

Culture Amp New Tech Benchmark Links Culture To Commercial Success

Culture Amp has released its annual benchmark report that highlights important workplace trends for tech workers. The 2016 New Tech Benchmark Report is the industry standard for analysis and insights into what is keeping people engaged at the companies they work for. Employee engagement is an expensive issue with the cost of companies losing valuable people as high… Continue Reading

Culture Amp Secures $10 Million in Series B Funding, Led by Index Ventures

Fast growing industry leader will use funding to expand product offering for clients looking to foster great places to work Culture Amp, the people analytics platform for data-driven insights on employee engagement and company culture, announced today that it has closed a $10 million Series B round. The round was led by Index Ventures with… Continue Reading

A Better, Bolder ChefsFeed

ChefsFeed is Supposed to Be Better, Still Needs Bellevue and Seattle to Be Included Still entrusting your dining choices to some online troll who eats nothing but hot wings, but sees fit to pass outlandish judgment on every restaurant in a five-mile radius? Unless you get your kicks gambling with your palate, please, let us… Continue Reading