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Private Equity Firm SK Capital Closes $2.95 Billion Fund

NEW YORK — SK Capital Partners, LP has announced the final closing of SK Capital Partners VI (“Fund VI”) at $2.95 billion. The fund is the latest vintage of the Firm’s Flagship private investment strategy. “We are grateful for the support of our investors as the Firm continues its longstanding mission of building exceptional companies […]

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Proxima AI Raises $12 Million Series A Financing

NEW YORK — Proxima, a data intelligence software company, has closed a $12 million Series A round led by Mucker Capital. Other investors in the round include Aglae Ventures (family office of LVMH founder), Great Oaks Venture Partners, Data Point Capital, Broadway Venture Partners, FirstLook Partners and Connexa Capital. Since launching in May 2022, Proxima […]

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Tarsal Closes $6 Million Seed Funding

NEW YORK — Tarsal, a security data movement company, announced the close of its $6 million seed round of funding and the appointment of cybersecurity veteran Barrett Lyon as chief technology officer (CTO). Lyon will lead the development and expansion of Tarsal’s core extract, transform and load (ETL) product. The funding round was led by Harpoon Ventures and […]

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Plastic Surgeon Aviva Preminger Opens Two New Operating Rooms On Upper East Side

NEW YORK — Dr. Aviva Preminger, an expert in plastic surgery renowned for her exceptional technique that produces the most natural-looking results, has announced the unveiling of two brand new Quad A Approved operating rooms at her Upper East Side office located at 969 Park Ave, Suite 1E/F, New York, NY 10028. This expansion marks a […]

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Chick-Fil-A Opens First Mobile Order Pickup Location

Chick-fil-A has opened its first-ever mobile pickup restaurant in the Upper East Side neighborhood of New York City. This new restaurant is one of two innovative, digital-focused test concepts the restaurant company is opening – the second of which is the elevated drive-thru concept projected to open later this year. Chick-fil-A at 79th Street & […]

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Chimney Adds 12 Banks to Client Roster

NEW YORK — Chimney, a provider of interactive financial tools for banks and credit unions, now features over 30 banks across the country on the client roster. Using Chimney’s interactive financial tools, these banks offer personalized digital experiences that generate deposits, and drive new customer acquisition and expanded wallet share. Among the newest banks to […]

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Insigneo Moves to New Park Avenue Office

NEW YORK — Insigneo, a global wealth management firm, has relocated its NYC office to 410 Park Avenue, Suite 420, in the heart of the Plaza district. This move symbolizes Insigneo’s dedication to growth and underscores its commitment to fostering a cutting-edge work environment that energizes and inspires its valued team. This brand-new office at […]

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Rethink Food Opens Community Kitchen in Greenwich Village

NEW YORK — Rethink Food, a leading nonprofit with the mission to create a more sustainable and equitable food system, has expanded its operations in New York with a new Community Kitchen in Greenwich Village to facilitate the organization’s growth and to engage the general public on how we can reduce food waste and address food insecurity. This […]

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Fetner Completes Sale in Two Buildings to Empire Realty Trust

NEW YORK — Fetner Properties announces the completion of a sale of the remaining interest in two buildings where Empire State Realty Trust purchased the majority interest in December of 2021. The buildings, The Victory at 10th Avenue and 41st Street, and 345 East 94th Street have been fully sold. Proceeds will be used for a greater […]

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Hume AI Lands $50 Million Series B Investment

NEW YORK — Hume AI, a startup and research lab building artificial intelligence, has raised a $50 million Series B. The round, led by EQT Ventures, will support the debut and continued development of Hume’s new flagship product: an emotionally intelligent voice interface that can be built into any application. Union Square Ventures, Nat Friedman […]

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Amazon Pharmacy Offers Same-Day Delivery in NYC

Amazon Pharmacy has launched Same-Day Delivery of prescription medication in New York City and the greater L.A. area, with plans to expand the service to more than a dozen U.S. cities by the end of the year. Customers in Austin, Indianapolis, Miami, Phoenix, and Seattle can already access Same-Day Delivery, while customers in College Station, […]

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Y7 Yoga Opens Sixth Location in Greenwich Village

NEW YORK – Y7 Studio, yoga brand known for its immersive, signature WeFlowHard Vinyasa class, has announced the grand opening of its sixth New York City location in Greenwich Village. The new studio, situated at 18 W 8th St, New York, NY 10011, boasts 4,000 square feet of space and features two studios – one with 40 mats and another […]

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NY AG Secures $1.9 Million Settlement From Nissan Dealerships

NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James announced settlements worth more than $1.9 million with five Nissan car dealerships in New York City and on Long Island for overcharging over a thousand New Yorkers who wanted to purchase their leased vehicles at the end of their lease term. An investigation by the Office […]

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BigID Scores $60 Million Investment

NEW YORK — BigID, a pioneer in AI-augmented data security, compliance and privacy for modern cloud-first enterprises, has closed a $60 million growth round led by Riverwood Capital with participation by Silver Lake Waterman and Advent. With the strong momentum of generative AI, enterprises have rushed to stand up new initiatives that drive productivity behind novel use […]

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Ivory Peacock Bar in NYC Hosting Taylor Swift Themed Brunch

Fans of pop superstar and NYC resident Taylor Swift take note! The Ivory Peacock Bar in Manhattan is holding a Taylor Swift themed brunch this Saturday, March 30 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. The price is $34 per person plus tax and 20% gratuity added on. Tickets are required and can be purchased on […]