Joanna Glasner is a business and technology columnist covering all things venture capital. She was previously a reporter for Wired and Reuters.

What Does It Take To Be A Startup That Raises Huge Sums Quickly?

Some founders toil for years to secure a meager seed round. Others seem to go from launch to a massive fundraise in no time. Why is that, and how does one get into that second group? There’s no single formula of course. But data indicates it helps to be famous, involved in a hot technology sector, or working to cure cancer.

February 22, 2018

South Korea Aims For Startup Gold

For the next ten days, the eyes of the world will be on the snowy slopes of Pyeongchang. Meanwhile, a couple of hours away in Seoul, a burgeoning startup scene is seeing investments multiply, generating exits, and even creating a unicorn or two.

February 15, 2018