Tag Archive: Y Combinator

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    by Jessica Stillman

    Grand St Raises $1.3 Million

    The online tech boutique co-founded by female Y Combinator grad Amanda Peyton raises $1.3 million in a round led by First Round Capital.

    By Jessica Stillman (Editor, Women 2.0)

    If you’re the type of conscious consumer who doesn’t buy your music from a big box store, nor your food from a jumbo-sized supermarket, why should you buy your electronics from some dreary, mass-market retailer?

    That’s the principle behind New York-base Grand St, a startup that offers consumers the chance to buy indie tech that just raised $1.3 million in new seed funding.