Matt McCooe

Connecticut Innovations

Connecticut Innovations Announces Finalists for 2019 Global Venture Challenge | PRWeb | 9/18/2019

Connecticut Innovations (CI), Connecticut’s strategic venture capital arm, today announced the finalists for VentureClash, the $5 million global venture challenge. The 10 finalists will participate in a live pitch event at Yale University on Thursday … what it’s like to live and work in Connecticut,” said Matt McCooe, CEO of Connecticut Innovations. “We congratulate all our finalists on their success in the competition thus far and look forward to the final …

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Pineapple Selected as Innovation Prize Winner for VentureClash | PRWeb | 8/7/2019

… met as part of the VentureClash process, Pineapple stood out as most deserving of Travelers’ Innovation Prize. ROCKY HILL, Conn. Connecticut Innovations (CI) today announced that Pineapple, a peer-to-peer insurance provider founded in … stood out as most deserving of Travelers’ Innovation Prize,” said Matt McCooe, CEO of Connecticut Innovations. “Due to the commitments made by partners like Travelers, Pineapple will have the support and ability to continue to …

Travelers Selects Pineapple as Innovation Prize Winner for VentureClash | PRWeb | 7/31/2019

… the VentureClash process, Pineapple certainly stood out as deserving of the Innovation Prize. ROCKY HILL, Conn. (PRWEB) July 31, 2019 Connecticut Innovations (CI) today announced that Travelers, one of the largest property casualty insurers with … stood out as most deserving of Travelers’ Innovation Prize,” said Matt McCooe, CEO of Connecticut Innovations. “Due to the commitments made by partners like Travelers, Pineapple will have the support and ability to continue to …

Digital Health

Connecticut Innovations Announces Finalists for 2019 Global Venture Challenge | PRWeb | 9/18/2019

… marketplace for the reinsurance industry incorporating auction and optimization tech to find market-clearing prices. VentureClash brings together early-stage digital health, insurance technology (insurtech), industry 4.0 and financial technology (fintech) companies from across the … what it’s like to live and work in Connecticut,” said Matt McCooe, CEO of Connecticut Innovations. “We congratulate all our finalists on their success in the competition thus far and look forward to the final …

Pineapple Selected as Innovation Prize Winner for VentureClash | PRWeb | 8/7/2019

Matt McCooe, CEO of Connecticut Innovations. “Due to the commitments made by partners like Travelers, Pineapple will have the support and ability to continue to grow its business right here in Connecticut.” VentureClash brings together early-stage digital health, insurance technology (insurtech), financial technology (fintech) and industry 4.0 companies from around the world to compete for the opportunity to receive investment from CI to help them grow and succeed in …

Connecticut Innovations Announces 2019 VentureClash Semifinalists | PRWeb | 7/15/2019

… more than 20 countries around the world, and 34 companies advanced to the semifinalist round. VentureClash brings together early-stage digital health insurance technology (insurtech), financial technology (fintech) and industry 4.0 companies from around the … looking to land and expand in the United States,” said Matt McCooe, chief executive officer at Connecticut Innovations. “We look forward to spending more time with our semifinalists when they join us in Connecticut in …

Elm Street Ventures

VentureClash Announces Winners of $5 Million Global Investment Challenge | PR Newswire | 10/24/2017

… noise cancellation and speech enhancement to eliminate noise-induced hearing loss. “The talent in this year’s competition was incredible,” said Matt McCooe , CEO of Connecticut Innovations. “Judges struggled to make the decision, but in the … judges included investors and subject-matter experts from 1843 Capital, Elm Street Ventures, Greycroft Partners, The Hartford and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS). In addition to the company pitches, the VentureClash program also included a …

Toronto’s Vouchr Wins Global Fintech Challenge | PR Newswire | 10/24/2017

Elm Street Ventures and more. The US$1 million award for finishing second will help to fuel the growth of Vouchr’s market share and accelerate the company’s entry into the United States . “VentureClash began with a pool of over 300 very promising companies and ended up selecting the 9 best as finalists,” said Matt McCooe , CEO of Connecticut Innovations. “Vouchr had a unique solution in the market with a clear …

Greycroft Partners

VentureClash Announces Winners of $5 Million Global Investment Challenge | PR Newswire | 10/24/2017

… noise cancellation and speech enhancement to eliminate noise-induced hearing loss. “The talent in this year’s competition was incredible,” said Matt McCooe , CEO of Connecticut Innovations. “Judges struggled to make the decision, but in the … and subject-matter experts from 1843 Capital, Elm Street Ventures, Greycroft Partners, The Hartford and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS). In addition to the company pitches, the VentureClash program also included a keynote address from …

Toronto’s Vouchr Wins Global Fintech Challenge | PR Newswire | 10/24/2017

Greycroft Partners , Elm Street Ventures and more. The US$1 million award for finishing second will help to fuel the growth of Vouchr’s market share and accelerate the company’s entry into the United States . “VentureClash began with a pool of over 300 very promising companies and ended up selecting the 9 best as finalists,” said Matt McCooe , CEO of Connecticut Innovations. “Vouchr had a unique solution in the market with …

Greycroft

VentureClash Announces Winners of $5 Million Global Investment Challenge | PR Newswire | 10/24/2017

… noise cancellation and speech enhancement to eliminate noise-induced hearing loss. “The talent in this year’s competition was incredible,” said Matt McCooe , CEO of Connecticut Innovations. “Judges struggled to make the decision, but in the … and subject-matter experts from 1843 Capital, Elm Street Ventures, Greycroft Partners, The Hartford and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS). In addition to the company pitches, the VentureClash program also included a keynote address from …

Toronto’s Vouchr Wins Global Fintech Challenge | PR Newswire | 10/24/2017

Greycroft Partners , Elm Street Ventures and more. The US$1 million award for finishing second will help to fuel the growth of Vouchr’s market share and accelerate the company’s entry into the United States . “VentureClash began with a pool of over 300 very promising companies and ended up selecting the 9 best as finalists,” said Matt McCooe , CEO of Connecticut Innovations. “Vouchr had a unique solution in the market with …