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Fortune
Uber Just Introduced This Perk to London Ridersmore on Uber, watch: Allowing advance bookings would allow Uber, whose investo
Uber Just Introduced This Perk to London Riders
Fortune / Posted 9 hours ago
more on Uber, watch: Allowing advance bookings would allow Uber, whose investors include GV, formerly known as Google Ventures, and Goldman Sachs, to further compete with established cab firms and some other apps. Uber recently... Read more
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Reuters
Uber to let Londoners book journeys weeks in advancehave held a series of protests. Allowing advance bookings would allow Uber, wh
Uber to let Londoners book journeys weeks in advance
Reuters / Posted 10 hours ago
have held a series of protests. Allowing advance bookings would allow Uber, whose investors include GV, formerly known as Google Ventures, and Goldman Sachs, to further compete with established cab firms and some other apps. Uber recently... Read more
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MedCity News
What no one is telling you about BMS' Opdivo immunotherapy trial failureSan Diego, Aug. 11. Kolodziej is now national medical director, Managed Care S
What no one is telling you about BMS' Opdivo immunotherapy trial failure
MedCity News / Posted 22 hours ago
San Diego, Aug. 11. Kolodziej is now national medical director, Managed Care Strategy at Flatiron Health, which backed by Google Ventures, Roche and others, has developed an oncology software platform. In a phone interview after the conference,... Read more
23h
PhysOrg
Silicon Valley's power brain food: Cricketsto venture capital database CB Insights. Impossible Foods has raised $183 milli
Silicon Valley's power brain food: Crickets
PhysOrg / Posted 23 hours ago
to venture capital database CB Insights. Impossible Foods has raised $183 million from big names including Bill Gates and Google Ventures, and Soylent raked in $21.5 million from backers including Andreessen Horowitz. Investment in these... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Barack Obama May Have Finally Destroyed America's #1 Advantagetrust either. But now there really is an alternative. Technology. Ripple, a b
Barack Obama May Have Finally Destroyed America's #1 Advantage
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
trust either. But now there really is an alternative. Technology. Ripple, a blockchain-style protocol that’s funded by Google Ventures (among others), is now being utilized by international banks to send and receive transactions directly. The... Read more
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FOX Business
Alphabet Is Losing Top Executives: Red Flag?other bets segment is going through major changes at the top. Bill Maris, found
Alphabet Is Losing Top Executives: Red Flag?
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
other bets segment is going through major changes at the top. Bill Maris, founder and CEO of GV (formerly named Google Ventures), is leaving the company. Marris will reportedly be replaced by David Krane, a managing partner for the... Read more
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FOX Business
Alphabet Is Losing Top Executives: Red Flag?other bets segment is going through major changes at the top. Bill Maris, found
Alphabet Is Losing Top Executives: Red Flag?
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
other bets segment is going through major changes at the top. Bill Maris, founder and CEO of GV (formerly named Google Ventures), is leaving the company. Marris will reportedly be replaced by David Krane, a managing partner for the... Read more
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7d
Business Wire
Sundance Institute and Jaunt Studios Announce Latest Additions to VR Residency Programinvestors include The Walt Disney Company, Evolution Media Partners, China Medi
Sundance Institute and Jaunt Studios Announce Latest Additions to VR Residency Program
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
investors include The Walt Disney Company, Evolution Media Partners, China Media Capital, Highland Capital Partners, Google Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, Axel Springer, ProSiebenSat.1 SE, The Madison Square Garden Company, Peter Gotcher, Blake... Read more
7d
Newsmax
Google-Backed Health Insurer Posts Obamacare Losses in 3 StatesDallas, San Antonio and the Los Angeles area this year. Oscar’s investors incl
Google-Backed Health Insurer Posts Obamacare Losses in 3 States
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
Dallas, San Antonio and the Los Angeles area this year. Oscar’s investors include the venture capital firm Founders Fund, Google Ventures and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. In February, the company was said to have been valued at $2.7 billion in a... Read more
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FOX Business
Recent High-Profile Executive Departures Won't Hurt Alphabet's Core BusinessYou look at their other bets segment, and that's where these things fall into.
Recent High-Profile Executive Departures Won't Hurt Alphabet's Core Business
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
You look at their other bets segment, and that's where these things fall into. That's where Nest falls into, that's where Google Ventures falls into, and this is a very tiny segment as a portion of the company's total revenue. The revenue in the... Read more
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7d
FOX Business
Recent High-Profile Executive Departures Won't Hurt Alphabet's Core BusinessYou look at their other bets segment, and that's where these things fall into.
Recent High-Profile Executive Departures Won't Hurt Alphabet's Core Business
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
You look at their other bets segment, and that's where these things fall into. That's where Nest falls into, that's where Google Ventures falls into, and this is a very tiny segment as a portion of the company's total revenue. The revenue in the... Read more
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8d
Crain's New York Business
Insurance startup Oscar posts Obamacare lossesservices we want for ourselves and our loved ones." Oscar's investors include
Insurance startup Oscar posts Obamacare losses
Crain's New York Business / Posted 8 days ago
services we want for ourselves and our loved ones." Oscar's investors include the venture capital firm Founders Fund, Google Ventures and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. In February, the company was said to have been valued at $2.7 billion in a... Read more
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FOX Business
Don't Sweat Alphabet's Brain Drainthree of Alphabet's (NASDAQ: GOOG)(NASDAQ: GOOGL)executives -- Chris Urmson of
Don't Sweat Alphabet's Brain Drain
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
three of Alphabet's (NASDAQ: GOOG)(NASDAQ: GOOGL)executives -- Chris Urmson of the self-driving car project, Bill Maris of Google Ventures, and Tony Fadell of Nest Labs -- have left the company. On this episode ofIndustry Focus: Tech, analysts... Read more
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8d
FOX Business
Don't Sweat Alphabet's Brain Drainthree of Alphabet's (NASDAQ: GOOG)(NASDAQ: GOOGL)executives -- Chris Urmson of
Don't Sweat Alphabet's Brain Drain
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
three of Alphabet's (NASDAQ: GOOG)(NASDAQ: GOOGL)executives -- Chris Urmson of the self-driving car project, Bill Maris of Google Ventures, and Tony Fadell of Nest Labs -- have left the company. Continue Reading Below On this episode ofIndustry... Read more
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8d
Daily Mail
NBC audience soars with first full week of Olympics Gameslate at night on the US East Coast, riling viewers. 'Finally, around 11 pm, NB
NBC audience soars with first full week of Olympics Games
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
late at night on the US East Coast, riling viewers. 'Finally, around 11 pm, NBC was nice enough to put on the main event,' Google Ventures partner MG Siegler said in a Medium post. 'I had to wait those four hours and sit through the mind-numbing... Read more
9d
AllAfrica.com
Vinny Lingham to Speak At #DemoAfrica2016Gyft in January 2012. Prior to acquisition, the company raised $6m in total fun
Vinny Lingham to Speak At #DemoAfrica2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Gyft in January 2012. Prior to acquisition, the company raised $6m in total funding from several investors including Google Ventures, Canyon Creek Capital, The Social+Capital Partnership, Karlin Ventures, David Sacks and Hass Portman. In... Read more
10d
The Mercury News
Bugs for breakfast? Silicon Valley techies chow down on cricketsto venture capital database CB Insights. Impossible Foods has raised $183 milli
Bugs for breakfast? Silicon Valley techies chow down on crickets
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
to venture capital database CB Insights. Impossible Foods has raised $183 million from big names including Bill Gates and Google Ventures, and Soylent raked in $21.5 million from backers including Andreessen Horowitz. Investment in these... Read more
10d
FOX Business
TPG to Acquire Cable-TV Firms for $2.25Bon later-stage companies that are "harnessing long-term technology trends," acc
TPG to Acquire Cable-TV Firms for $2.25B
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
on later-stage companies that are "harnessing long-term technology trends," according to its website -- in contrast to Google Ventures, which places bets on early-stage startups. Google Capital's investment might have relevance for Alphabet's... Read more
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FOX Business
TPG to Acquire Cable-TV Firms for $2.25Bon later-stage companies that are "harnessing long-term technology trends," acc
TPG to Acquire Cable-TV Firms for $2.25B
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
on later-stage companies that are "harnessing long-term technology trends," according to its website -- in contrast to Google Ventures, which places bets on early-stage startups. Google Capital's investment might have relevance for Alphabet's... Read more
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10d
Market Watch
TPG buying RCN, Grande Communications for $2.25Bon later-stage companies that are "harnessing long-term technology trends," acc
TPG buying RCN, Grande Communications for $2.25B
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
on later-stage companies that are "harnessing long-term technology trends," according to its website -- in contrast to Google Ventures, which places bets on early-stage startups. Google Capital's investment might have relevance for Alphabet's... Read more
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12d
The Mercury News
Bugs for breakfast? Silicon Valley techies chow down on cricketsto venture capital database CB Insights. Impossible Foods has raised $183 milli
Bugs for breakfast? Silicon Valley techies chow down on crickets
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
to venture capital database CB Insights. Impossible Foods has raised $183 million from big names including Bill Gates and Google Ventures, and Soylent raked in $21. Chocolate-covered insects and lollipops with bugs suspended in transparent,... Read more
13d
Boston Globe
Alphabet GV CEO Maris to leave venture capital arm he startedafter building the firm GV into a Silicon Valley powerhouse. David Krane, a ma
Alphabet GV CEO Maris to leave venture capital arm he started
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
after building the firm GV into a Silicon Valley powerhouse. David Krane, a managing partner at the firm formerly known as Google Ventures, will succeed Maris as head of the group, a person familiar with the matter said. Krane, a 17-year veteran of... Read more
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13d
Connecticut Post
4 Reasons You Should Start a Firm Instead of Launching a Startupinitiative. Or it could be as widespread and unexciting as a tired coffee-buyin
4 Reasons You Should Start a Firm Instead of Launching a Startup
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
initiative. Or it could be as widespread and unexciting as a tired coffee-buying experience, which Blue Bottle Coffee, a Google Ventures portfolio company, is helping to address. The ecommerce startup uses a subscription micro-roasting model with... Read more
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13d
E-Commerce Times
GV's Bill Maris Passes Torch to Kranehe said, rejecting any suggestion that he was leaving because of any changes or
GV's Bill Maris Passes Torch to Krane
E-Commerce Times / Posted 13 days ago
he said, rejecting any suggestion that he was leaving because of any changes or directions from Alphabet. GV, formerly Google Ventures, has functioned much like a traditional venture capital firm. It has made investments with an end goal of... Read more
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13d
Greenwich Time
4 Reasons You Should Start a Firm Instead of Launching a Startupinitiative. Or it could be as widespread and unexciting as a tired coffee-buyin
4 Reasons You Should Start a Firm Instead of Launching a Startup
Greenwich Time / Posted 13 days ago
initiative. Or it could be as widespread and unexciting as a tired coffee-buying experience, which Blue Bottle Coffee, a Google Ventures portfolio company, is helping to address. The ecommerce startup uses a subscription micro-roasting model with... Read more
3 related stories
13d
The News-Times
4 Reasons You Should Start a Firm Instead of Launching a Startupinitiative. Or it could be as widespread and unexciting as a tired coffee-buyin
4 Reasons You Should Start a Firm Instead of Launching a Startup
The News-Times / Posted 13 days ago
initiative. Or it could be as widespread and unexciting as a tired coffee-buying experience, which Blue Bottle Coffee, a Google Ventures portfolio company, is helping to address. The ecommerce startup uses a subscription micro-roasting model with... Read more
3 related stories
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Stamford Advocate
4 Reasons You Should Start a Firm Instead of Launching a Startupinitiative. Or it could be as widespread and unexciting as a tired coffee-buyin
4 Reasons You Should Start a Firm Instead of Launching a Startup
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
initiative. Or it could be as widespread and unexciting as a tired coffee-buying experience, which Blue Bottle Coffee, a Google Ventures portfolio company, is helping to address. The ecommerce startup uses a subscription micro-roasting model with... Read more
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14d
KESQ Palm Springs
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetAt Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of G
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 14 days ago
At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent months. Maris confirmed his... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetAt Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of G
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 14 days ago
At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent months. Maris confirmed his... Read more
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News 8000
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetAt Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of G
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
News 8000 / Posted 14 days ago
At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent months. Maris confirmed his... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bil
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bil
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetMore news headlines NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for e
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 days ago
More news headlines NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetAt Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of G
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent months. Maris confirmed his... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bil
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetAt Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of G
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 14 days ago
At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent months. Maris confirmed his... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet | Money - Home Maris third executive to leave in recent months At Alphabet,
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 days ago
| Money - Home Maris third executive to leave in recent months At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. More From... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetAt Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of G
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 days ago
At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent months. Maris confirmed his... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetAt Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of G
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 days ago
At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent months. Maris confirmed his... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetAt Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of G
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 days ago
At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent months. Maris confirmed his... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bil
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent... Read more
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Market Watch
Founder of Google Ventures to leave the companya series of high-level departures from parent Alphabet Inc. Mr. Maris, chief e
Founder of Google Ventures to leave the company
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
a series of high-level departures from parent Alphabet Inc. Mr. Maris, chief executive of GV, which was formerly known as Google Ventures GOOGL, +0.06% , is being replaced by Google veteran and GV Managing Partner David Krane, effective Friday,... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart AlphabetAt Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of G
Google Ventures founder latest executive to depart Alphabet
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 14 days ago
At Alphabet, the "e" may stand for executive exodus. Bill Maris, the head of Google Ventures, is leaving the venture capital arm he founded, making him at least the third prominent executive to depart Alphabet in recent months. Maris confirmed his... Read more
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Calcutta News
Alphabet Inc.’s venture capital arm lost its most valuable assetcapital arm has turned quite a few heads in the industry. Bill Maris, a neuros
Alphabet Inc.’s venture capital arm lost its most valuable asset
Calcutta News / Posted 14 days ago
capital arm has turned quite a few heads in the industry. Bill Maris, a neuroscience student at Middlebury had founded Google Ventures in 2009 has said that he would be leaving the company on Friday. Maris was quoted as saying, “I’m so proud... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Meet David Krane, the new head of Google's $2.4 billion venture-capital businessBill Maris, the founder and CEO of GV (formerly Google Ventures), has left the
Meet David Krane, the new head of Google's $2.4 billion venture-capital business
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
Bill Maris, the founder and CEO of GV (formerly Google Ventures), has left the company. His replacement is Google veteran David Krane. But who is Krane, and what does his track record look like? Well, he was previously a managing partner at the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Meet David Krane, the new head of Google's $2.4 billion venture-capital businessBill Maris, the founder and CEO of GV (formerly Google Ventures), has left the
Meet David Krane, the new head of Google's $2.4 billion venture-capital business
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
Bill Maris, the founder and CEO of GV (formerly Google Ventures), has left the company. His replacement is Google veteran David Krane. But who is Krane, and what does his track record look like? Well, he was previously a managing partner at the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Meet David Krane, the new head of Google's $2.4 billion venture-capital businessBill Maris, the founder and CEO of GV (formerly Google Ventures), has left the
Meet David Krane, the new head of Google's $2.4 billion venture-capital business
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Bill Maris, the founder and CEO of GV (formerly Google Ventures), has left the company. His replacement is Google veteran David Krane. But who is Krane, and what does his track record look like? Well, he was previously a managing partner at the... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Google Ventures CEO Bill Maris to step downMaris is reported to be one of the highest ranking executives to leave in recen
Google Ventures CEO Bill Maris to step down
Computer Business Review / Posted 14 days ago
Maris is reported to be one of the highest ranking executives to leave in recent times. He was key member in building Google Ventures, which was founded in 2009. GV has invested in five sectors including consumer, life science and health, data &... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
US viewers blast NBC coverage of Rio Olympicslate at night on the US East Coast, riling viewers. "Finally, around 11 pm, NB
US viewers blast NBC coverage of Rio Olympics
Yahoo Sports / Posted 14 days ago
late at night on the US East Coast, riling viewers. "Finally, around 11 pm, NBC was nice enough to put on the main event," Google Ventures partner MG Siegler said in a Medium post. "I had to wait those four hours and sit through the mind-numbing... Read more
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