Tuesday July 16, 2019

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TASC Mingles Early Stage Startups with VC Firms Today

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 13:  Exterior views of...

NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 13: Exterior views of the Soho House on December 13, 2010 in New York City. Swimsuit designer Sylvie Cachay was found dead in her room on December 9, 2010 at the Soho House. Cachay’s boyfried Nicholas Brooks has been charged with attempted murder and strangulation. (Image credit: Getty Images via @daylife)

The newly formed Technology, Advertising and Startup Council will hold its inaugural event today at NYs SoHo House. VC’s from Greycroft Partners, Union Square Ventures, Physic Ventures and Lerer Ventures will sit down with startups such as content aggregator RebelMouse,  hyperlocal advertiser PlaceIQ and the Twitter-social analyzer Topsy. 

TASC, formed by ad executives Darren Herman, Ian Schafer, David Berkowitz and Mark Silva, is still in early stages, but is considering expanding to other cities. They may also roll events for specific categories—such as e-commerce startups—and add other agencies and VCs.