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Nowports, the Mexican startup for international logistics, joins Y-Combinator’s W19 batch

Contxto – Nowports, the sprouting Mexican startup that aims to transform the freights and shipping industry, joins Y-Combinator’s 2019 Winter batch. Additionally, it landed a US$150,000 investment from the famous Silicon Valley accelerator to jumpstart operations. Nowports is revolutionizing the forwarding industry in Latin America. They intend to follow the successful model of Flexport, which […]

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Crehana raises US$4.5 million to accelerate growth in Latin America

Contxto – Peruvian online education startup Crehana recently raised US$4.5 million to continue transforming creative and digital industries in Latin America. Acumen Capital led the investment round with participation from other Latin American funds, specifically Mountain Nazca Mexico and Dila Capital. Previous backers, Rethink Education and Howzat Partners, also joined the investment. New resources are […]

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Chile’s Scaleup, Nubox, Hires New CTO to Lead Company’s “Radical Innovation” Lab

Contxto – The Chilean-born accounting software, Nubox, launched a press release announcing the integration of the company’s new Chief Technology Officer, Pablo Vittori. Pablo’s reputation as a highly skilled, innovative and creative technology thought leader in Silicon Valley and Latin America is extraordinary… Marcos Mahave Caceres, Nubox CEO & Co-founder The Saas scaleup is preparing […]