Latin American startups featured in Silicon Valley titan’s latest report

This past week Silicon Valley Founder introduced its 10 Year Impact Report, featuring insights on its Latin American startups, among other topics. Highlighted in the report were: ComparaMejor, startup based in Colombia’s capital that was acquired in September of 2018. Polen, Brazilian platform to facilitate connections between waste creators and those that can use the materials,

Horasis Global Meeting to Host Latin American Leaders Alongside Prime Ministers

Colombia’s Minister Jonathan Malagón will be a speaker, alongside other Latin American leaders, at Horasis Global Meeting in 2020. Malagón will be speaking on Colombia’s vision for the future and the nation’s recent success stories. For multiple days the coastal resort town of Cascais will thus see the arrival of a wave of diverse participants, including government

Big Tech To Partner-Up In Latin America

Talos Digital, which has multiple offices in Colombia and North America, has announced a partnership with Fortune 500 company Adobe, the Silicon Valley-tech giant that employs over 21,000 individuals. Talos Digital will become the twelfth in Latin America that is a certified business solution partner for Adobe Magento. The certification is a recognition of years

NBA Star organizes innovation challenge in Latin America

An event founded by NBA basketball player Pau Gasol, Dream Big Challenge, was organized for the first time in Latin America this past week in Medellin, Colombia. Dream Big Challenge was started last year and was founded to give value to the youth in order to help build the future. The program offers a 3

Panama-based GITP Ventures announces Arlene investment

Panama-based GITP Ventures, an investment firm with offices in Colombia, in April announced its investment into startup Arlene. Arlene is an advertisement monetization platform that brings together publisher supply and advertiser demand, presenting a marketplace across ad placements. In particular the platform is focusing on the XR space. The startup has raised $250,000 since its founding.