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AlexNatasha and Mary Ann jumped on the mic, with Theresa managing generation, to speak as a result of the largest headlines from the 7 days!

  • Specials of the 7 days! This time ’round we experienced Polywork boosting $28 million, Block Occasion raising $4.8 million, and Remofirst and its possess new fundraise. In a natural way we experienced to go away 234 specials on the chopping place floor, but these were the types we could not hold out to chat more about. Also, do not Polywork, Block Celebration and Remofirst sound like enjoyable folks to get evening meal with? Just us?
  • Insurtech goes Market: From there it was time to riff on a sequence of stories from Mary Ann, focused on specialized insurtech companies, and the simple fact that Pie just proved that it is nonetheless probable to raise nine-figures as an insurance coverage-focused startup.
  • The Excellent Shipping Wars: Future up was Information From Instacart, such as the truth that its IPO is however underway, and that it is chaotic launching products as it meanders toward the community markets. It turns out as very well that a bunch of providers would love more than a slice of its enterprise. Doordash, for a single.
  • Layoffs and a lot more: And then layoffs. Layoffs at Metafy, layoffs at Sundae, and layoffs at Ola. We, on the other hand, found a silver lining and ran with that.

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