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Massoumi Shows Off #ZocDoc at #CES

Massoumi Shows Off #ZocDoc at #CES

Cyrus Massoumi, CEO of ZocDoc, went to this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to convince investors and others that online health care companies have a business model worth taking seriously. Massoumi appeared on a panel at CES with other consumer electronic brands and Will.i.am of the [Full Story…]

#UrbanCompass Is NY’s Hottest VC Investment

#UrbanCompass Is NY's Hottest VC Investment

Even before its launch, investors are lining up to fund Urban Compass. The NY-based company received $8 million in seed money from Founders Fund, Goldman Sachs, Thrive Capital, American Express CEO Kenneth Chenaul and Cyrus Massoumi, CEO of ZocDoc. According to TechCrunch, not a lot is known about [Full Story…]

#ZocDoc Launches Check-In Feature

#ZocDoc Launches Check-In Feature

ZocDoc, a NY-based startup, began in 2007 as a site to help connect patients to doctors. The site recently launched its first new feature since launching, called ZocDoc check in which allows patients to check-in before their appointments online and save their information for future check-ins. [Full Story…]

NY Surpasses Massachusetts in U.S. Venture Deals

NY Surpasses Massachusetts in U.S. Venture Deals

For the first time since 1999, New York surpassed Massachusetts in U.S. venture-capital deals, as investors have seen growth in consumer Internet startups. According to a report released by CB Insights, New York companies generated $831 million in 86 venture- capital deals in the third quarter, [Full Story…]

ZocDoc Aims to Be as Large as Google, Microsoft

ZocDoc Aims to Be as Large as Google, Microsoft

ZocDoc is an online doctor's appointment booking service that has quickly grown and become very profitable.  Crain's New York Business deemed it the best place to work in NY, and it is actively looking for many new recruits. In a recent interview with the NY entrepreneurship blog Founded, founder [Full Story…]

ZocDoc Raises $15 Million In Financing

ZocDoc Raises $15 Million In Financing

ZocDoc, a Manhattan based firm that uses online technology to help medical and dental offices manage appointments, has completed a $15 million Series B financing round. The round was led by  Founders Fund, who gave more than $12 million, while Khosla Ventures, which led ZocDoc's Series A [Full Story…]

Funding: Oberon, ZocDoc, Send Word Now, Execu, etc

Funding: Oberon, ZocDoc, Send Word Now, Execu, etc

A periodic roundup of funding news from the NY-area tech media community: Gaming company Oberon Media raised $20 million from Infinity Equity's I-China Fund for Chinese expansion (Mediapost's Online Media Daily) ZocDoc, a site that allows appointments to be made with New York City doctors, received [Full Story…]

Jeff Bezos’ Investment Firm Backing ZocDoc

Jeff Bezos' Investment Firm Backing ZocDoc

ZocDoc, the startup that lets users book doctor's appointments in NYC online, just received funding from Bezos' investment firm Bezos Expedtions and Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff. Though exact figures have yet to be disclosed, CEO Cyrus Massoumi tells Silicon Alley Insider that it is "in the [Full Story…]

Fundraising: Tabula Digital, Designer Pages, ZocDoc

Fundraising: Tabula Digital, Designer Pages, ZocDoc

A periodic roundup of fundraising and launch news from the NY-area tech-media community: Educational game maker Tabula Digital raises $6 million Series B funding led by Ascend Venture Group, LLC, entrepreneur Nt Etuk announces. (NextNY Digital) Designer Pages is searching for Series A capital. [Full Story…]

Doctor Locator ZocDoc Raises $3 Million

Doctor Locator ZocDoc Raises $3 Million

The Tribeca-based company has raised $3 million in a Series A round of financing led by Khosla Ventures, the venture capital firm started by Sun Microsystems co-founder Vinod Khosla. ZocDoc allows users to search for doctors in NYC based on which accept their insurance coverage. Silicon Alley [Full Story…]