By Chavie Lieber / Photography by Thomas McCarty for WSJ. Magazine EAST HAMPTON, NEW YORK-Attendees at the G9 Ventures Summer Summit on July 28 had every reason to expect bleak conversation. Startup investments were slowing down. Consumers were spending less in anticipation of an economic downturn.
- Katy Perry’s De Soi raises $4 million to tap the booming non-alcoholic drinks market (The nearly $200 million market for non-alcoholic beverages continues to grow)
- Employees’ social networks have shrunk since the pandemic, and companies need to intentionally rebuild ‘social capital’