August news and insights from the Notion portfolio.
Apperio raises $10m in Series A funding.
This month we’re delighted to announce that #NotionFamily member Apperio has secured a further $10 million in Series A funding. We’re incredibly excited to see where this journey may lead to.
Announcing Notion’s interview guidelines for Game Changing Candidates
Can they do the job? Will they do the job? Do you want them to do the job?
Maddy Cross, Head of Talent at Notion, provides a step-by-step guide on how to interview senior hires into your startup, and also the first excerpt from the upcoming Notion Insights report ‘Game Changers: The impact of hiring amazing people, and how to hire them…’
Hazy Announces Additional $1.8m Seed Funding
Congratulations to Hazy for raising $1.8 million in Seed Funding, which takes its total Seed funding raised this round to $2.8 million.
Topia Named a 2018 Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner
We are thrilled to announce that Topia has been named a 2018 Red Herring Top 100 North America winner.
Launch of the Mews Operator
Mews have launched its latest product, the Mews Operator, a new check-in kiosk replacing old school hotel receptions with a slick app on a tablet.
ProFinda shortlisted for the Entrepreneurs’ Team of the Year Category
Profinda, and CEO Roger Gorman, have been shortlisted for the Entrepreneurs’ Team of the Year category at the 2018 NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards.
Whatever the rules are on Brexit, we’ll deal with it
The Telegraph talks to the founders of GoCardless, including current chief executive Hiroki Takeuchi, on both their personal and professional stories.
Five AI on building a car with vision
Lars Mennen, software engineer at Five AI, looks at how to build driverless cars to get urban localisation right.
StatusToday talks employee wellness
StatusToday challenges organisations to objectively measure just how prevalent overwork is within their organisations.
Notion learning and sharing at the global VC platform summit
Kate Hyslop, Head of Platform at Notion, offers her takeaways and insights from the recent Global VC Platform Summit in New York.
Building tech companies; where artists meet operators
Maureen Taylor, from SNP, discusses building up a tech company with a global tribe.
KisanHub at Downing Street
Giles and Sachin, COO and CEO KisanHub, were invite to Downing Street for a reception with the Prime Minister to celebrate London tech week.
Paddle’s guide on mobilising your audience on your software launch
Paddle focuses on the essential actions you need to take before a software launch. From this you’ll be able to reassess and strengthen your launch plan.
Leila Powell, Security Data Scientist at Panaseer, discusses the problem with Privileged Access Management (PAM)
Summer means only one thing for those of us in the security industry – a week spent in the heat and general chaos of Vegas as four infosec conferences run in parallel and tens of thousands of infosec people descend on Sin City. For the third year in a row I was one of them, and here I’ll share the highlights of the trip.
Topia on infusing diversity & inclusion into your company’s DNA
Brynne Kennedy, CEO Topia, talks to venture beat about how a more culturally and gender-diverse workplace improves business success.
Currencycloud’s new whitepaper that looks at the future of payments
Why the future of payments is modular and cloud-based