Olivia Strobl
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Olivia Strobl

Olivia comes to KingsCrowd with a background in venture capital and technology. She spent time at Glasswing Ventures, an AI-focused venture fund in Boston, before joining the KingsCrowd team. There she helped develop machine learning algorithms for the opportunity qualification of preseed and seed-stage startup companies. Prior to her time at Glasswing, Olivia worked in a lab studying the neural correlates of attention. She holds a degree in Neuroscience from Wellesley College.

 
Industry Analysis - November 23, 2022

The Power of Small: Startup Deals and Accessibility

Instafloss Gives Dental Enthusiasts Something to Smile About

Instafloss’ innovative water flosser makes flossing faster and easier than ever. But a spotless smile can come with a price.

Top Performing Crowdfunding Platforms in 2022 to Date

In this Chart of the Week, we identify the top performing platforms for deal flow and dollars invested in 2022 so far.

The Surprising Truth About Long-Term Debt

This Chart of the Week breaks down long-term debt by product type to reveal a surprising truth about which startups have the most debt.

Labdoor Brings Certainty to Supplements

Labdoor offers product testing and certification for supplements. The startup's product is strong, but its traction is lackluster.

Comrad Is Increasing the Flow of Fashionable Compression Socks

Comrad offers compression socks that are suitable for everyday wear. This startup has had impressive early traction, but can it keep growing?

Queer Spaces Is a Safe Place to Be Authentic

Queer Spaces developed an app to let queer communities share common interests in a safe space. But it may have some monetization concerns.

Athyna Founder Bill Kerr on Building a Strong Brand and Culture

KingsCrowd sat down with Athyna founder Bill Kerr to learn about the company’s passionate team and sustainability pledge.

The Gender Funding Gap Persists

This Chart of the Week looks at whether startups with women founders are more successful in Regulation Crowdfunding or Regulation A raises.