Venture Atlanta Conference 2015
Venture Atlanta

The non-profit global organization Startup Pirates was founded in 2011 with the aim of building a better world through the empowerment of entrepreneurs. Since it’s beginning, the program has created over 200 jobs and helped over 90 startups in 18 … [read more]

Flashpoint will be accepting applications for its sixth batch which is scheduled to begin in mid-September 2015. It will be hosting an information session on Wednesday, July 15¬†from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. to provide¬†insight into what awaits successful applicants … [read more]

Atlanta, Georgia-based Points of Light Civic Accelerator awarded $50,000 each to Mission Propelle, a for-profit startup based in Chicago, and Move This World, a nonprofit venture based in New York City. They were part of the accelerator’s sixth and latest … [read more]

The wedding industry is a multi-billion dollar business with an average of 2.1 million weddings taking place in the United States each year. Couples in 2014 spent an average of $31,213 for their special day and $1,357 of that for … [read more]

Online sales of apparel and accessories is forecasted by industry analyst group eMarketer to reach $60 billion or 17.2 percent of total retail ecommerce in the United States this year. But returns account for 30 to 40 percent of clothing … [read more]