With $65M In New Funding, FIGS Seeks To Revolutionize The Medical Apparel Industry

January 23

Additional Funds Drive Increased Investment In Technology For The Disruptive Direct-To-Consumer Brand   LOS ANGELES, Jan. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Female-founded medical apparel company FIGS raises $65 million in most recent investment round from Tulco, bringing total funding to date to $75 million.   Founded in 2013 by Heather Hasson and Trina Spear, FIGS is transforming the healthcare experience by creating the highest quality […]

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Zebit Announces New Chief Financial Officer

January 22

Steve Lapin joins the leadership team to take Zebit through the next phase of growth.   SAN DIEGO, Jan. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Zebit, an e-commerce credit solution that services 200M consumers who value buy now, pay over time without interest or a credit check, today announced Steve Lapin will be joining the company as the Chief Financial Officer.   Steve Lapin has […]

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This Company’s AI-Fueled Tech Is About to Bring Digital Health Care to Millions

January 17

Digital health firm HealthTap and Bupa, a health care provider that offers both insurance and medical services to millions around the world, are teaming up in a massive strategic partnership that could make “digital end-to-end” medical services a widespread reality, HealthTap CEO Ron Gutman told Fortune in an early interview previewing the arrangement.   Gutman describes it as the “biggest […]

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IBA Group Partners with WorkFusion on Scalable Smart Applications

January 9

NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — WorkFusion, the leading Intelligent Automation software provider, today announced the launch of a Smart Application for email processing in the development of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) solutions for customer support centers. The project is a collaboration with IBA Group, one of the largest providers of IT solutions and services in Eastern […]

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Ran Bareket Joins nLIGHT, Inc. as Chief Financial Officer

January 4

VANCOUVER, Wash., Jan. 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — nLIGHT, Inc., a leading provider in the design and manufacture of high-power semiconductor and fiber lasers, today announced the appointment of Ran Bareket as vice president and chief financial officer effective immediately. Bareket joins nLIGHT from Orbotech and brings extensive background in corporate finance, treasury, financial planning, […]

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Splice Machine Launches Its Own Online Predictive Processing Platform

January 3

San Francisco-based startup Splice Machine, which has developed a database management system specifically for hybrid clouds, has launched its own Online Predictive Processing Platform (OLPP) for powering the new generation of predictive applications that run both on premises and in clouds.   The 5-year-old company also revealed that it has raised an additional $9 million […]

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HealthTap for Good Provides Access to Doctor Consultations Free of Charge

January 3

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — HealthTap, the world’s first Health Operating System powered by the largest network of interactive doctors and Artificial Intelligence today launched HealthTap for Good, a nonprofit initiative to bring its premium medical services to disadvantaged people and populations around the world–regardless of their ability to pay.   According […]

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MetLife Asia Awards WorkFusion Contract for Insurance Innovation

December 21

NEW YORK, Dec. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — WorkFusion today announced that it was a winner of MetLife’s collab 2.0, an open innovation platform designed to match new technology with business challenges within MetLife Japan. The initiative was run by LumenLab, MetLife Asia’s Singapore-based innovation center.   WorkFusion was selected along with Moneytree and Montoux as winners of a contract with […]

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The Creative Workforce of Tomorrow: A Conversation on AI with Katherine Barr

December 20

A few weeks ago, I spoke with Founding Partner at Wildcat Venture Partners, Katherine Barr, about ideas that disrupt markets. Katherine is a board member for WorkFusion, an automation platform that uses artificial intelligence as a superpower to reduce time and costs spent on rote and repetitive enterprise tasks and elevate people to complete more advanced, creative work […]

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Axis Bank and WorkFusion win CFO Innovation Award for Excellence in Finance Automation

December 12

  NEW YORK, Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — WorkFusion, the leading Intelligent Automation software provider, today announced that Axis Bank won the Editor’s Choice Award for Excellence in Finance Automation at the 6th annual CFO Innovation Awards in Singapore. The award was given to Axis Bank and WorkFusion for the outstanding automation of two of the bank’s critical customer journeys: […]

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