Introduction Capital’s Doug Landis discusses how to determine (and inform) your startup story

Introduction Capital’s Doug Landis discusses how to determine (and inform) your startup story

Doug Landis signed up with the TechCrunch Early Phase: Marketing and Fundraising occasion to talk about the worth of storytelling for startups– and how to do it. Landis joined us on the first day of TechCrunch Early Phase: Marketing and Fundraising occasion to use a discussion about the worth of storytelling for start-ups, whittling down the standard two-hour discussion to a 30-minute variation. And from those connections, we create a story. When you tell the story at work, ask your peers or the listener to share back with you in one sentence what the point of that story was. Get instant feedback, and you can then determine whether or not your story was on target or not.

Tines raises $26M Series B for its no-code security automation platform

Tines raises $26M Series B for its no-code security automation platform

Branches, a no-code automation platform co-founded by 2 senior cybersecurity operators, today announced that it has raised a $26 million Series B funding round led by Addition. Existing investors Accel and Blossom Capital took part in this round, which also consists of tactical investments from CrowdStrike and Silicon Valley CISO Investments. After this round, which brings the […] , a no-code automation platform co-founded by 2 senior cybersecurity operators, today announced that it has actually raised a $26 million Series B funding round led by Addition. Existing investors Accel and Blossom Capital participated in this round, which likewise includes strategic financial investments from CrowdStrike and Silicon Valley CISO Investments. Current Existing customers consumers consist of likes of Box, Canva, OpenTable and Sophos.

Box shares rise on report company is checking out sale

Shares of Box, a well-known content-and-collaboration company that went public in 2015, rose today after Reuters reported that the company is exploring a sale. TechCrunch previously discussed rising investor pressure for Box to ignite its share-price after years in the public-market wilderness. At the close today Box’s equity was worth $23.65 per share, up around […] …

Box obtains eSignature startup SignRequest for new material workflows

Box obtains eSignature startup SignRequest for new material workflows

Box revealed today that it has actually agreed to acquire eSignature start-up SignRequest for $55 million.The acquisition offers the company a native signature part it has actually been lacking and opens new workflows for the company. Box CEO Aaron Levie states the company has actually seen increased need from clients to digitize more of their workflows, […] Box CEO Aaron Levie says the company has actually seen increased demand from clients to digitize more of their workflows, and this acquisition is about offering them a signature element right inside Box that will be understood as Box Indication moving forward. While Box has partnerships with other eSignature vendors, this offers it one to call its own, one that will be developed into Box beginning this summer season.”I think what is interesting here is that Box is going to integrate SignRequest and bundle it as part of the basic service. The plan is for the company’s workers to join Box and help construct the signature component that will become Box Sign. …

Additional Crunch Live: Join Box CEO Aaron Levie May 28th at noon PT/3 pm ET/7 pm GMT

We have actually been on a roll with our Bonus Crunch Live Series for Bonus Crunch members, where we’re talking to some of the biggest names in Silicon Valley about company, investment and the start-up neighborhood. Current interviews include Kirsten Green from Forerunner Ventures, Charles Hudson from Precursor Ventures and investor Mark Cuban. Next week, we’re pleased […]
He is a widely known supporter of digital transformation, frequently a years-long procedure that many companies have actually compressed into a few months because of the pandemic, as he has pointed out lately. After he’s shared his wisdom for start-ups looking for survival techniques, we’ll discuss what life might look like for Box and other companies in a post-pandemic environment., so please subscribe here. …