Immigration, Latinos, Startups, VC

Latino Startups to Watch in 2014

This article was originally posted on Vista Hispano as part of a series on Latino startups. For the rest of the series, go here. When Peter Wilkins of New Futuro set out to raise a round of venture capital this year, he found very few investors that understood his target market: US Hispanics. In the… Continue reading Latino Startups to Watch in 2014

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Immigration, Latinos, Startups, VC

The State of Latino Startups: Exploring the Challenges

This blog was originally posted on Vista Hispano as a series on Latino startups. Read the first one here.  Startup struggles, generally speaking If there is one topic that entrepreneurs love to talk about more than any other, it is be the trials and tribulations of being a founder. You work impossibly long hours; you wake… Continue reading The State of Latino Startups: Exploring the Challenges

Immigration, LatAm, Latinos, Startups

Where are all the Latino startups?

This was originally posted on the Vista Hispano blog. The US Hispanic consumer market is big. Really big. $1.3-trillion-dollars-and-counting big. Major corporations like Best Buy, Yahoo, and The Home Depot are paying attention and have piled in, attempting with varying degrees of success to capture a piece of this large and growing market. Over the course of the… Continue reading Where are all the Latino startups?