Monthly Archives: July 2018

Startup Story: Seenit

Transforming the Way Brands Create With Their Communities Emily Forbes, founder of the video capture app Seenit, was working for a small production company in South Africa when the idea for her first company was born. She was there producing an investigative documentary about rhino poaching. While filming at a protest with hundreds of people, […]

Entrepreneurial Advice: Danielle Cohn on the Importance of Telling Your Startup’s Story

As part of the Executive Advice Series, Danielle Cohn, Executive Director of Entrepreneurial Engagement and Head of LIFT Labs at Comcast NBCUniversal, shares her insight and a few tips that every founder should know when developing their startup story. Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs offers founder-focused speaker programs, mentor sessions, and online resources to help entrepreneurs […]

Real Talk: The Transition from Corporate Warrior to Entrepreneurial Trailblazer

Photo: Erin Halper, Founder/CEO, The Upside Leaving a career in corporate to seek self-made success has its ups and downs. We spoke to 16 women about what it’s really like to give up the security of a 9-to-5 to become an entrepreneur. With the shifting definition of success, more and more professionals are venturing away […]

Startups Selected for Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs Accelerator, Powered by Techstars

Philadelphia-based accelerator focused on media, entertainment, and connectivity attracts applications from hundreds of entrepreneurs around the globe Comcast NBCUniversal today announced the 10 startups selected for the inaugural Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars.  These startups were chosen through a global application process targeting startups who are developing the next generation of media, […]