Author Archive for Makenna Starmack

  1. CoverWallet Raises $18.5 Million to Expand Small Business Insurance Platform

    CoverWallet is proud to announce that we raised an $18.5 million Series B financing round led by Foundation Capital, joining existing investors Union Square Ventures, Index Ventures, Two Sigma Ventures, CV Starr, Founder Collective and Highland Capital Partners. They’re some of the best and most prestigious venture capital firms in the world, and we’re pleased to call […]

  2. 2017 CoverWallet Small Business Scholarship Winner – Julia Han

    Beach Bowls Acai Cafe The CoverWallet Small Business Scholarship encourages entrepreneurship in students by asking them to take on the perspective of a local small business owner. Students share their perspective on the opportunities and challenges faced by a business in their community. Student: Julia Han, University of Southern California  Small Business: Beach Bowls Acai CAfe The granola […]

  3. Foundational Tools To Jumpstart Your Small Business!

    Starting any business can seem daunting. There are many decisions to be made and sometimes it is difficult to prioritize where to start and what tools can be of most use to you as you are laying the foundation for your company. There is an overwhelming number of applications and tools to sift through in […]

  4. Equifax Data Breach – The Need for Cyber Liability Protection

      Equifax, one of the three major consumer credit reporting agencies announced this week that they were subject to a prolonged and sustained data breach from mid-May to July. The breach, discovered on July 29, put 143 million consumers personal information (names, birthdays, addresses, social security numbers) at risk. Initial indications are that more than […]

  5. Introducing Paul Rosen as CoverWallet’s COO

    We are excited to introduce Paul Rosen, as our newest addition to the CoverWallet team! Paul joins CoverWallet as our new Chief Operating Officer, to help guide us as we strive to provide our customers best-in-class products and service. Paul is joining us from OnDeck, a small-business lender, where he served as the Chief Sales […]

  6. Small Business Story: Florida Ave. Grill Maintains 1944 Ambiance Despite Facing Risks

    The CoverWallet Small Business Scholarship encourages entrepreneurship in students by asking them to take on the perspective of a local small business owner. Students share their perspective on the opportunities and challenges faced by a business in their community. Student: Breanna Lipsey,  Howard University Small Business: Florida Avenue Grill I’m still trying to figure out what reminds each customer […]

  7. Are you an Aspiring Entrepreneur? Here Some Tips from Small Business Experts

                                                                                            Tips for Aspiring Entrepreneurs from Small Business Experts Q&A with Susan […]