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Holler’s Series B in the Wall Street Journal Venture Capital Newsletter

Holler’s Series B in the Wall Street Journal Venture Capital Newsletter

The announcement of the financing round, as well as the news of CityRock Ventures co-leading the round alongside New General Market Partners, was featured in the “New Money” section of the WSJ Venture Capital newsletter.

Holler raises $36M Series B, co-led by CityRock Ventures

Holler raises $36M Series B, co-led by CityRock Ventures

Holler, described by founder and CEO Travis Montaque as “a conversational media company,” just announced that it has raised $36 million in Series B funding.

Block by block, Donnel Baird of Blocpower aims to fight injustice and save the planet

Block by block, Donnel Baird of Blocpower aims to fight injustice and save the planet

Solar panels and clean heat shouldn’t be limited to the wealthy, says Donnel Baird, who’s bringing green power to low-income neighborhoods.

Sealed among Fast Company’s 10 most innovative energy companies of 2021

Sealed among Fast Company’s 10 most innovative energy companies of 2021

Whether delivering electricity to remote communities or providing road maps to guide cities toward achieving carbon neutrality, these 10 companies are creating solutions to some of the world’s most pressing energy challenges.

Crain’s ranks H/L as one of the most active VC firms in NYC for the second year in a row

Crain’s ranks H/L as one of the most active VC firms in NYC for the second year in a row

Thank you Crain's New York Business – we are honored to be listed as one of the most active VC firms in NYC for the second year in a row and after a most challenging year in the history of our City and country.

Bringing jobs and health benefits, BlocPower unlocks energy efficiency retrofits for low-income communities

Bringing jobs and health benefits, BlocPower unlocks energy efficiency retrofits for low-income communities

Retrofitting buildings to make them more energy efficient and better at withstanding climate change-induced extreme weather is going to be a big, multibillion-dollar business. But it’s one that’s been hard for low-income communities to tap, thanks to obstacles ranging from faulty incentive structures to an inability to adequately plan for which upgrades will be most effective in which buildings.

BlocPower Raises $63 Million Series A to Green Urban Buildings and Creates Innovative Financing Solution Alongside the Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group

BlocPower Raises $63 Million Series A to Green Urban Buildings and Creates Innovative Financing Solution Alongside the Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group

Funding Fuels Expansion to Scale "Green Heat" Building Sustainability Upgrades Across the U.S. to Address Climate Change, High Unemployment Rates, Public Health, and Economic Inequality.

Here’s what you should do in New York City from art and shopping to wellness and cuisine.

Here’s what you should do in New York City from art and shopping to wellness and cuisine.

The newest self-care destination in New York City has been strategically designed with COVID-19 restrictions as top priorities. The flagship Hydra Studios location on Wall Street opened on January 4, 2021 after construction halted in March due to the pandemic. The founders of this wellness studio, fitness oasis, and luxury outpost used this time to reimagine the space with new industry standards in mind to keep clients as safe as possible.

Sandhya Murali is putting clean energy in the hands of ordinary Americans

Sandhya Murali is putting clean energy in the hands of ordinary Americans

Rooftop solar panels are a triple-threat. They allow people to save money on electricity, invest in renewable energy, and help combat the climate crisis. Unfortunately, the majority of Americans – 80% in fact – cannot install a rooftop system. Sandhya Murali is changing that.

CNote Raises $3 Million to Scale Technology-Enabled Investment Into America’s Most Underserved Communities

CNote Raises $3 Million to Scale Technology-Enabled Investment Into America’s Most Underserved Communities

CNote, a women-founded and led financial technology platform that makes it easy to invest in economic inclusion, has closed a $3 million dollar oversubscribed private funding round to extend its reach in the fast-growing socially responsible investing space.

Congratulations to @ModernMeadow for securing its Series C and continuing to reimagine how the world approaches materials. https://bit.ly/3tycv7V

Our portfolio company @BlocPower, which combines advanced technologies, renewable energy solutions, & structured finance, was a finalist in the @FastCompany's World Changing Idea for the #Energy category!
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Congratulations to Service First on its official launch! An impactful jewelry brand, Service First celebrates those who serve our country and communities. Read the latest @WWD https://bit.ly/3ezvlaa

Watch Service First cofounders Mike Burns and Al Vallejos share the origins of their impactful jewelry brand on @PIX11News https://bit.ly/3eyY9zV

The massive grant initiative by the @SBAgov should help ensure there is still a world of nightlife and live events for the vaccinated world to return to #smallbusiness #Covid https://nyti.ms/3xJIqpe

Like many with their fingers on the pulse of the market, @CreditSuisse sees boom times ahead for #cleanenergy investments of all kinds. https://cnb.cx/3gYoau3

Service First is not a typical jewelry brand. They exist to reconnect consumers to stories of military, first responder, not-for-profit, and front-line workers, symbolically through their work and their #podcast, Redefining the Influencer #LiveServiceFirst https://bit.ly/33gd1MM

#Leadership is a marathon, with the occasional sprint. Keeping your mind and your body ready for these shifts in cadence is essential to becoming (and remaining) a successful #entrepreneur. https://bit.ly/3vnKxwF

It’s often said that “perfection is the enemy of progress.” This was never more true than during a crisis. Prioritizing quick thinking and adaptation is how leaders take their organizations through stormy weather. #entrepreneurs #leadership https://mck.co/3vqtdaA