NYC venture capital firm secures $47 million funding round

New York City’s Work Bench will have $47 million more to give out in startup investments thanks to its latest fundraising round. The early-stage venture capital firm announced the new fund money on its blog to keep investing in interesting startups all over the country. Top officials at Work Bench like to say that they have inverted the typical model by going to the customer first and then seeing where the demand fits in with already existing startups and Fortune…