Over the last few months, New York has been flooded with Israeli entrepreneurs who are seeing the Big Apple as their first choice when talking about relocating their startup to a global hub, or developing business in the US. Almost all of these young entrepreneurs are in a constant search for the “Israeli Connection”. Here […]
While working with a lot of Israeli and other international startups, I see the scenario time and time again; Talented groups of people, great product and 0 understanding in marketing! “How will you get your first 1,000,000 users?” I usually ask. “We’ll go viral! Our traction is amazing. We’ve doubled our numbers the past few weeks and we […]
iOS 8.0, Apple’s latest mobile operating system, brings quite a few interesting updates and new features to the table that app marketers cannot afford to ignore. Specifically, the changes in design and interface in the App Store search functionality and their implications on ASO (App Store Optimization) efforts.
We are happy to announce our upcoming, and biggest event yet – Israeli Startups NYC Pitch Night! Join fellow technology enthusiasts and entrepreneurs for an evening of live demos from companies developing great technologies; here in New York, and in Israel.
New York investors Mitchell Golner from Dreamit Ventures, KJ Singh from Techstars, and Lior Prosor from Elevator Fund, discussed the difficulties foreign startups have when starting up in the US and pointed out how entrepreneurs can manage the difficulties to grow and scale in the US at Israeli Startups NYC’s meetup.
Today we had the privilege of enjoying Y-combinator first Startup School in New York city. It was a great event with some awesome crowd and top speakers! Here’s a recap of the event + my favorite quotes and lessons about startups from the speakers and investors:
“Oh man, I wish I knew it sooner” We all say things like that every once in a while and I can tell you; as an Israeli who came to the US only few months ago to grow his startup, I’ve said this sentence way too many times! Thinking to myself “If I only knew […]
First post… Oh man, that’s exciting! Hey, my name is Lior Vaknin and I’m the Founder of Israeli Startups NYC When I started this journey (which was only about 3 month ago) I was a new Israeli entrepreneur making his first step in NY. This city, NY… WOW!!! As soon as you cross the washington […]