SKYNEWS

SkyAlum Stroll Health Featured on News Channel KTVU

SkyAlum Stroll Health was featured in an episode on the news channel KTVU for their support of a greater emphasis on tech education in general curriculum. Stroll has hired 12 computer science student interns to contribute to their startup for the summer. Co-founder Jordan Epstein...

BAM Design Module – Software Prototyping with SkyAdvisor Tim Smith

SkyAdvisor Tim Smith held a Software Prototyping workshop as part of SkyDeck’s BAM Design Module last Wednesday. The Software Prototyping workshop consisted of two parts: the first was an informational overview of prototyping, and the second was an interactive workshop where Tim challenged the SkyTeams to create...

“The First Date”: A Workshop on Meeting with a Potential Investor

SkyAdvisor Jonathan Lowenhar held a workshop on “The First Date” for SkyTeams to learn more about their meeting with potential investors. The event consisted of a presentation that helped frame the investor conversation in terms of a date, from the initial contact to establishing a...

SkyDeck Collaborator Bee Partners Raises $30 million Fund

SkyDeck collaborator Bee Partners has raised $30 million in funding to invest in startups across the U.S. They originally aimed for $25 million, but the deal was closed at $30 million, allowing the VC firm to back 17 new companies thus far. Bee Partners focuses on supporting...

SkyTeam Inteliclinic Announces Plug and Play Award and Partnership with Lufthansa

SkyTeam Inteliclinic was awarded the Best Health Startup from the Plug and Play accelerator program by Johnson & Johnson and received a $25K award. Inteliclinic was a part of the Plug and Play accelerator program established specifically to connect corporations with innovative health technological startups. The...

SkyAlum Personal Comfort Systems Introduces Hyperchair

SkyAlum Personal Comfort Systems has introduced Hyperchair. The team has designed a personalized office chair that reduces overall office energy consumption, improves employee productivity and enhances office comfort. With the ability to adjust their individual comfort level on demand, employee satisfaction will improve, creating a more...

SkyTeam Cocoon Cam in TIME Magazine

SkyTeam Cocoon Cam was highlighted in TIME magazine for its respiration-tracking feature for babies. The magazine article discussed the current popularity of tracking gadgets and their numerous uses. People are now able to track the number of steps they take, their sleep patterns, their food intake,...

SkyDeck Holds BAM Product Story Workshop With David Riemer

SkyAdvisor David Riemer kicked off SkyDeck’s Berkeley Acceleration Method (BAM) with the Product Story Workshop.  As one of SkyDeck’s six focus areas, the Product Story Workshop covered the importance of identifying the customer, having customer insight, defining the problem being addressed and creating a value...

SkyIndustry Partner WSGR Hosts Startup Legal Bootcamp

SkyIndustry Partner Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati hosted a startup legal bootcamp at SkyDeck to discuss the essentials of startup law. The event included detailed presentations on the principal aspects of how to form and organize the startup and founder stock, intellectual property, business plans, fundraising, and...

SkyAlum Eucl3D Adds a New Game to Their Client List

SkyAlum Eucl3D was featured in an article on 3DPrint.com, a website which has quickly become one of the go-to sources for the latest on 3D printing technologies. The former SkyTeam is dedicated to producing 3D figures of video game characters. 3DPrint.com focused on the team’s partnership with...