With the NYC tech industry flourishing by the year, a number of startups are getting launched. Driven by innovative technology and filled with top talent, some of these startups are about to create waves in the near future. Here is a list of top startups of New York City, as reviewed by Yellowstone Capital LLC:
Focused on reinventing the insurance industry, Attune has been offering excellent value for many small businesses. Funded by Two sigma, AIG, and Hamilton Insurance group, this platform uses sophisticated technology to extract data from different sources automatically and delivers tailored products to its clients, within minutes.
It is not just the police; the residents of the neighborhood too have the right to receive information about the crimes that happen in their neighborhood. Citizen app is one app that has made its goal to alert users about nearby crimes, while they are being reported to the emergency services. Launched in 2015, the startup has managed to get more than 180,000 active users, raising a total of about $13 million. The app is active in New York and San Francisco as of now; but very soon it is going to expand to additional cities of the country.
Knotel is into building, designing, and operating customized working spaces that make people love where they work. Launched in 2015, they have been helping many growing businesses expand at their will, without any worries about their workspace. After inspiring office envy across NYC, Knotel is now all set to add locations around the world, with a fresh round of funding.
A venture-backed startup, Teachable makes it easy for instructors to create and sell their courses, right from their own website. Started in 2013 with a funding of $8.5 million, this company is growing at a rapid pace with 10,000 online instructors selling more than 20,000 active courses. The number of students learning on this simple, all-in-one platform has exceeded five million.
With a goal to modernize the $300B global lottery business, the Jackpocket mobile app is into helping people enjoy a responsible, fun, and incredibly convenient lottery experience. Founded about five years ago, this app makes it possible for users to buy official state lottery tickets right from the comfort of their home. Having raised about $9.5 million till date, Jackpocket is on its way to becoming the official online lottery retailer of 50 states.
These startups have been lucky enough to find the capital to get started. However, for all those who are not so fortunate, there is Yellowstone Capital LLC. We are into helping startups and small businesses obtain whatever funding they need to achieve their goals. Till date, we have raised about $1 billion in funding and helped more than 25,000 small businesses grow.
We have tied up with many funding partners across the country to help more and more businesses obtain funding within the shortest span of time. Our dedicated in-house funders, who are experts in small business funding, make it possible to fund even those deals that seem impossible to the others.