• These 14 startups - endorsed by the seed-stage investment firm Pear - just hit the fundraising trail

    18 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Earlier this week, in a beautiful garden in Woodside, Ca., the team at the five-year-old, seed-stage venture firm Pear hosted it fifth annual demo day. It's an event that's limited to roughly 100 VCs who year after year happily fill the space to see what Pear - which has written early checks to the “unicorn” delivery service DoorDash and newly public Guardant Health , among others - has up its sleeve.
    As with last year, what those investors wound up seeing on Tuesday was 15 teams, most of them six months old or younger and led by current students or recent graduates who'd been invited by...
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