142 healthcare data breaches in Q2, 30% caused by repeat offenders

August, 2018
Source: Healthcare IT News

142 healthcare data breaches in Q2, 30% caused by repeat offenders

The healthcare sector suffered 142 healthcare data breaches from April through June, impacting 3.14 million patient records – nearly three times the number reported in the first part of the year, according to the latest Protenus Breach Barometer. What’s worse is that about 30 percent of those breaches were caused by repeat offenders from within the organizations. […]

Remesh and the Good Country Announce Partnership to Revolutionize Citizen Engagement

July, 2018
Source: PR Newswire

Remesh and the Good Country Announce Partnership to Revolutionize Citizen Engagement

Remesh, the software company utilizing artificial intelligence (AI) to reinvent the way organizations conduct research, today announced a partnership with the Good Country, a first-of-its kind country created for the betterment of all humanity. The Good Country is challenging the way we organize as citizens – encouraging a humanity-first approach instead of a country-first one, helping […]

Physimax Motion-Capture Tech Available to Entire Clemson Community

July, 2018
Source: SportTechie

Physimax Motion-Capture Tech Available to Entire Clemson Community

Physimax’s markerless motion-capture movement analysis platform has already been aiding NBA teams like the Indiana Pacers, major Division I college programs, and the U.S. military. Now, that high-tech assessment is available beyond those elite athletes and soldiers through a new partnership with Clemson University’s Campus Recreation department.

Financial Management Company Bento For Business Raises $9M

June, 2018
Source: PYMNTS

Financial Management Company Bento For Business Raises $9M

Bento for Business, a financial management solutions provider for small and midsize businesses, has announced a $9 million investment round led by Edison Partners. Existing investor Comcast Ventures and new investor MissionOG also participated.

Remesh Announces Anthony Caputo as VP of People Science

June, 2018
Source: MarTech Series

Remesh Announces Anthony Caputo as VP of People Science

Remesh, the software company utilizing artificial intelligence (AI) to reinvent the way organizations conduct research, announced Anthony Caputo as Vice President of People Science. Remesh is at the forefront of the next frontier of insight gathering with a platform that is faster, more intuitive and more affordable than traditional research and employee engagement methods, delivering valuable results […]

Previous CFO of IBM Security Systems Joins Protenus Team

June, 2018
Source: Newswire

Previous CFO of IBM Security Systems Joins Protenus Team

Baltimore, MD, June 6, 2018 (Newswire.com) – ​Protenus, a healthcare compliance analytics platform that monitors activity within electronic health records, today announced the addition of Brian Holtmeier as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Protenus, Brian spent 15 years in financial and accounting roles for IBM, recently as the CFO of IBM Security Systems, CFO of […]

Marqeta raised $45M led by Iconiq for payment card processing technology, reportedly at a $545M valuation

June, 2018
Source: TechCrunch

Marqeta raised $45M led by Iconiq for payment card processing technology, reportedly at a $545M valuation

On the heels of payment processing startup Adyen  pricing its IPO in Europe to raise $1 billion, another startup working in the area of digital payment processing has raised a significant growth round. Marqeta, a startup out of Oakland that works with businesses for payment-card related services, including instant card-based payments and issuing their own branded credit cards, has […]

Fundbox Named “Best Overall Business Lending Company” In 2018 FinTech Breakthrough Annual Awards Program

May, 2018
Source: PR Newswire

Fundbox Named “Best Overall Business Lending Company” In 2018 FinTech Breakthrough Annual Awards Program

SAN FRANCISCO, May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today Fundbox,  a leader in credit and payments for small businesses serving other businesses (SMB2B), announced that it has been selected as winner of the “Best Overall Business Lending Company” award by FinTech Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global FinTech market today.

Fundbox Links With Eventbrite For Events Financing

May, 2018
Source: PYMNTS

Fundbox Links With Eventbrite For Events Financing

Small business invoice financing platform Fundbox is targeting the events industry through a new partnership with Eventbrite. A press release late last week said Fundbox is integrating its solution into the Eventbrite platform to link event creators with access to credit. According to U.S. Bureau of Labor statistics cited in Fundbox’s announcement, the event industry is slated to grow 44 […]