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    On Air
    BURST is Today’s Special Value on QVC!
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    Perspectives
    Logi-Serve Launches Strategic Integration With JazzHR to Help SMBs Hire Faster
    FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Dec. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Logi-Serve, a best-of-breed provider of innovative employee assessments, and JazzHR, the leading recruiting software provider for small and medium-sized businesses, today announced an integrated partnership. Available in the months ahead, Logi-Serve and JazzHR will offer their industry-leading solutions to small and mid-size businesses via an easy-to-access integration to help … Continued
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    In the News
    GRAX Named on CRN’s 10 Hottest Data Storage Startups of 2019
    We’re thrilled to see our new partners at GRAX making headlines on the CRN Top 10 Hottest Data Storage Startups of 2019. Check out the write up on GRAX below. The full article can be found here. ABOUT GRAX CEO: Joe Gaska Grax is taking data protection to a new level with technology that captures … Continued
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    Company Updates
    BURST Oral Care Launches Industry’s First and Only Black Expanding Floss with Reusable Dispenser
    Expanding Black Mint Eucalyptus Floss allows you to see all plaque and food particles lurking between your teeth LOS ANGELES, Dec. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — BURST Oral Care has released a new black dental floss containing proprietary technology that expands on contact with saliva, giving you more surface area for a deeper clean. The Expanding Black … Continued
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    Perspectives
    The SaaS-Enabled Network Effect
    The Network Effect The network effect is a concept that we hear often when speaking with both B2C and B2B technology companies. Conceptually, the network effect relies on a framework where the more users are using a product or platform, the stronger the value add becomes for other users, and this virtuous cycle feeds on … Continued
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    Perspectives
    How Consumer Brands Can Build an Effective Amazon Strategy: An Investor’s Perspective
    The Amazon Channel As a consumer product company, establishing an online presence is more of a necessity than an option. E-commerce sales continue to increase as a % of total retail sales, totaling 9% as of 2017 and projected to reach 13.7% by 2021. [see Exhibit 1] Amazon plays a big part in this trend. … Continued
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    Perspectives
    The 10-Slide Investor Pitch Deck and How to Use It
    In his blog, Thinking on Thinking, Volition Capital Managing Partner, Larry Cheng, writes about how much he loves meeting with new companies. “To me,” he says, “it’s the oxygen of this business and the most energizing aspect of the job.” The one thing that can take the energy right out of an introductory meeting? A 20-40 page … Continued
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    Funding Announcement
    Wall Street Journal Reports: Chewy Backer Invests in Arts-Supply Startup Arteza
    Original article posted in the WSJ on November 26th, 2019 by Yuliya Chernova Article highlights: Volition Capital, an early investor in pet supplies seller Chewy Inc., believes it has found another diamond-in-the-rough in South Florida. The Boston firm invested $24 million in a profitable art-supplies maker, Arteza Inc. The Series A deal is Arteza’s first institutional … Continued
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    Funding Announcement
    Arteza Raises $24m Series A With Volition Capital; Achieves 10x Revenue Growth Over Two Years
    Read Press Release  High growth consumer brand is disrupting the multi-billion dollar art supplies industry by providing well designed and affordable products direct-to-consumer MIAMI (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 26, 2019 Arteza, the leading direct-to-consumer arts and crafts supplies company, today announced it has raised $24 million in Series A funding from growth equity firm Volition Capital. The company’s revenue growth … Continued
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    Company Updates
    JazzHR Recognized For Best-In-Class Recruiting Solution And Industry Leadership
    PITTSBURGH, Nov. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — JazzHR, the leading recruiting software provider for small and medium-sized businesses, today announced it has been recognized for its industry-leading hiring solution and industry leadership by G2, Capterra, HR Technologist, The Tech Tribune, and The Software Report. These awards reflect JazzHR’s customer-centric approach to bringing small businesses innovative recruiting tools … Continued
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