News Continues Its Growth Trajectory – Adds New Hires Bob Wall As VP Of Engineering & Mark Irvine As CRO To Rapidly Expanding Team

November 29

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ —, the nation’s first and most comprehensive employer-funded student loan repayment assistance platform, welcomes two new hires this week – Bob Wall, vice president of engineering and Mark Irvine, chief revenue officer. Wall will be based in’s Santa Monica headquarters and Irvine will work from the company’s San Mateo location.   As the student loan […]

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November 15

We cut out all the intros and other small talks from our podcasts but I should begin by thanking Max Yankelevich for his time. Max is the founder, CEO and Chief Architect of WorkFusion and one of the pioneers in applying Artificial Intelligence to enterprise processes. Though I had a very high-level idea of cognitive […]

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Kabbage’s Kathryn Petralia on Improving SMB Lending

October 9

In this Q&A with Kathryn Petralia, co-founder of online alternative lending platform Kabbage, she discusses how Kabbage and the web make lending more efficient and convenient. The influx of technology into the alternative lending industry has drastically changed the way small businesses access financing. As the co-founder of the online alternative lending platform Kabbage, Kathryn Petralia […]

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OneSpot Wins Inaugural Advertising Week StartUp Pitch Competition

September 29

NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — OneSpot, the Content Sequencing® platform that powers cross-channel, individualized personalization for branded content marketing, today announced it has won the inaugural Advertising Week StartUp Pitch Competition, beating out 14 other finalist startups across AI, data, adtech, marketing technology, augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) sectors. Advertising Week is the world’s […]

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Splice Machine’s Predictive Application Platform Now Available as a Fully Managed Service on AWS Marketplace

September 25

Splice Machine unifies streaming, analytics and transactions in a single relational database (RDBMS) platform designed to remove the latency, cost and complexity of supporting Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT) applications   SAN FRANCISCO – September 25, 2017 – Splice Machine, provider of a Hybrid Database Management System (DBMS), today announced the public release of […]

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Splice Machine database travels full circle to predictive application platform

September 25

As Splice Machine launches its managed service in the AWS marketplace, it is seeking to go higher up the value chain from database to solution platform. In so doing, the company and its founder are traveling full circle. Splice Machine’s challenge will be herding partners to help it put all the moving parts in place. […]

Read More Raises $7 Million in Series B

September 22

In a round led by Wildcat Venture Partners and featuring participation from current investors Mohr Davidow Ventures and MassMutual Ventures, student loan repayment assistance platform has raised $7 million in new funding. The Series B round brings the company’s total capital to more than $15 million.   “We are committed to expanding our student loan assistance offerings and […]

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Predictive Analytics And Machine Learning AI In The Retail Supply Chain

September 12

September 12, 2017 In retail, supply chain efficiency is essential. Inventory management, picking, packing and shipping are all time and resource-intensive processes which can have dramatic impact on a business’s bottom line.   The problem is these are complex processes, particularly when it comes to large scale operations covering multiple outlets and territories. The fact […]

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Small business loan platform Kabbage nabs $250M from Softbank

August 3

August 3, 2017 Kabbage, a company with some 115,000 customers and $3.5 billion in loans that has built an automated platform for lending money to small businesses and individuals using a large set of data points to determine a customer’s credit score, is announcing some big cabbage of its own today.   SoftBank Group is investing […]

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Clearsense Selects Splice Machine to Power Its Healthcare Data Ecosystem and Clinical Analytical Applications Platform

July 11

July 11, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Splice Machine, provider of the leading hybrid RDBMS, today announced that it has been chosen by Clearsense®, a smart data solution for healthcare organizations, to power its healthcare data analytics platform, Inception™. Splice Machine’s ability to process mixed transactional and analytical workloads, and support full […]

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