On the third floor of a building in Mumbai’s Andheri East in a tiny L-shaped office, people are working excitedly on a late Friday afternoon. There are signs of recent celebrations — balloons and ribbons, and a colourful banner thanking the team on the closing of a second round of funding for velvetcase.com, an online … Continue reading Velvetcase: Bringing Traditional Jewellers Online

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Between June 2015 and June 2016, 32 Chennai-based start-ups received angel and venture capital (VC) funding, according to a report released by The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), Chennai on Tuesday. The report, ‘Chennai Startup Eco-system—Glorious Past, Vibrant Present and a Bright Future’, traces the evolution of the city as south India’s biggest economic and commercial centre, … Continue reading 32 Chennai-based start-ups got angel, VC funding in one year: Report

Chennai-based angel network The Chennai Angels has announced it has invested Rs 3.5 crore ($500,000 million) in home automation company Silvan Innovation Labs, a company providing technology-enabled security and entertainment amenities at homes. “Silvan has a strong team, an excellent product portfolio and is trusted by several leading developers in India. We are pleased to … Continue reading Home automation start-up Silvan seals first equity deal with Rs 3.5 crore from Chennai Angels

The Chennai Angels (TCA) on Monday announced an investment of Rs 2.5 crores in Agile Parking Solutions Private Limited (Get My Parking being its brand), engaged in smart parking technology which digitizes parking industry. “Automotive customers now seek real-time solutions and a triangulation of location, service aggregation, payments and community shared feedback to delight their … Continue reading The Chennai Angels invest in smart parking startup

Software company Freshdesk has claimed top honors at The Economic Times Startup Awards 2016, joining a group of winners distinguished by technical prowess and a track record of performance. Meeting on Saturday in Bengaluru, an exemplary jury chaired by InfosysBSE 0.61 % cofounder Nandan Nilekani plumped for those combining solidity and an ability to scale, … Continue reading How ‘Startup Of The Year’ Freshdesk aims to be the next big unicorn