Weissbeerger – The Bar of the Future

Weissbeerger – The Bar of the Future

While there are few companies that provide beverage data to bar owners, there is very little information on an average beverage brand and their consumers. In a 1 trillion dollar industry, consumer data is the value that drives such companies. Weissbeerger has created the “Bar of the Future”, a connected outlet all about giving beverage manufacturers real-time insight and understanding of the market in order to optimize pricing, improve operations, increase revenue and create a one-of-a-kind consumer experience. We got to speak with Amy B. Cohen-Dagan, head of Business Development…

Samurai – Predicting Option Trades

Samurai – Predicting Option Trades

As a veteran options trader, Leav Graves found it time-consuming and complicated to research past trends and anomalies within the market and to keep up with the overwhelming amount of ever-changing data. After realizing that this problem spoke to a huge market, Leav created Samurai, a predictive platform for options traders. I sat down with Leav to talk about his startup, what he’s learned along the way, and what makes his venture kickass. So what does Samurai do exactly? Samurai is a data-driven platform that helps financial professionals make better decisions by turning existing data…