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Los Angeles Times
Snapchat expands investor base as it grabs $1.3 billion in fundingThursday. Snapchat also hit up private companies such as Alibaba. Other ventu
Snapchat expands investor base as it grabs $1.3 billion in funding
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday. Snapchat also hit up private companies such as Alibaba. Other venture capital funds have piled on, including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, followed by New Enterprise Associates and reportedly Sequoia Capital. And investment groups... Read more
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TechCrunch
Skillshare books $12 million to take its education platform internationalventure capital and advertising. Some popular courses are taught by: graphic de
Skillshare books $12 million to take its education platform international
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
venture capital and advertising. Some popular courses are taught by: graphic designer Paula Scher, and a design partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, John Maeda, and Elana Karp the head chef at Plated. Union Square Ventures’ Albert Wenger,... Read more
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TechCrunch
New fantasy sports app SportsHero raises $2.4M ahead of planned Australia IPOto introducing real-time stock trading soon. While TradeHero has raised money
New fantasy sports app SportsHero raises $2.4M ahead of planned Australia IPO
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
to introducing real-time stock trading soon. While TradeHero has raised money from private investors and VCs, including Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers’ China fund, SportsHero has made a different move from the get go. The company announced its... Read more
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Business Wire
Gusto Builds on Payroll Foundation, Launches Integrated Platform to Simplify Health Benefits for Small Businessesand delightful. Gusto has offices in San Francisco and Denver and its investors
Gusto Builds on Payroll Foundation, Launches Integrated Platform to Simplify Health Benefits for Small Businesses
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
and delightful. Gusto has offices in San Francisco and Denver and its investors include Google Capital, General Catalyst, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and the founders of Instagram, Stripe, Nest, PayPal, Yelp, Dropbox, and Eventbrite, among... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Vancouver tech startup attracts investors despite intent to remain in Canadaand Amazon executive Dennis Pilarinos, said on Tuesday that it had raised $7.6-
Vancouver tech startup attracts investors despite intent to remain in Canada
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
and Amazon executive Dennis Pilarinos, said on Tuesday that it had raised $7.6-million (U.S.) in a financing led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. U.S investors from its $1.2-million seed financing last year, Amplify Partners, Blooomberg... Read more
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Herald Sun
Spotify subscriptions pump up revenuein 2006 by Swedes Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon, Spotify has financial backing
Spotify subscriptions pump up revenue
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
in 2006 by Swedes Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon, Spotify has financial backing from the likes of Northzone, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Accel Partners and DST and now boasts of having close to 100 million users in about 60... Read more
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TechCrunch
What Silicon Valley can do about cyber threatsthemselves an utmost priority and yet, the way to accomplish that remains compl
What Silicon Valley can do about cyber threats
TechCrunch / Posted 4 days ago
themselves an utmost priority and yet, the way to accomplish that remains complex and confusing to many. As part of our Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) Leadership Salon series, I hosted a panel of cybersecurity entrepreneurs who have... Read more
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Perth Now
Spotify subscriptions pump up revenuein 2006 by Swedes Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon, Spotify has financial backing
Spotify subscriptions pump up revenue
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
in 2006 by Swedes Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon, Spotify has financial backing from the likes of Northzone, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Accel Partners and DST and now boasts of having close to 100 million users in about 60... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Spotify subscriptions pump up revenuein 2006 by Swedes Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon, Spotify has financial backing
Spotify subscriptions pump up revenue
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
in 2006 by Swedes Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon, Spotify has financial backing from the likes of Northzone, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Accel Partners and DST and now boasts of having close to 100 million users in about 60... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Spotify subscriptions pump up revenuein 2006 by Swedes Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon, Spotify has financial backing
Spotify subscriptions pump up revenue
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
in 2006 by Swedes Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon, Spotify has financial backing from the likes of Northzone, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Accel Partners and DST and now boasts of having close to 100 million users in about 60... Read more
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USA Today
Snapchat raises $$$ for $20B valuationdate, Snapchat has raised over $1.3 billion in financing, from Fidelity Investm
Snapchat raises $$$ for $20B valuation
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
date, Snapchat has raised over $1.3 billion in financing, from Fidelity Investments, Alibaba, Lightspeed, Benchmark and Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers and others. Snapchat had no comment. There are currently 161 unicorns--startups worth... Read more
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CNBC
A company trying to jump-start the electric car marketChargePoint, which raised $50 million in new funding earlier this month, led by
A company trying to jump-start the electric car market
CNBC / Posted 5 days ago
ChargePoint, which raised $50 million in new funding earlier this month, led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, helps existing businesses set up charging stations in their parking lots, "and then we make all those individual groups of chargers,... Read more
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TechCrunch
Kleiner is raising two new funds totaling upwards of $1.3 billionKleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, long a leading venture firm, is talking with
Kleiner is raising two new funds totaling upwards of $1.3 billion
TechCrunch / Posted 5 days ago
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, long a leading venture firm, is talking with investors about two new funds that would total roughly $1.3 billion, CNBC reported earlier today and TechCrunch has confirmed. Roughly two-thirds of the money would go... Read more
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CNET
Warriors' Stephen Curry falls into crowd; bystander just wants a picsome of the courtside patrons are Silicon Valley types. Warriors owner Joe Laco
Warriors' Stephen Curry falls into crowd; bystander just wants a pic
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
some of the courtside patrons are Silicon Valley types. Warriors owner Joe Lacob, for instance, is a partner at VC firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. More Technically Incorrect Particular focus, therefore, was placed on a seemingly... Read more
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TechCrunch
The truth about due diligenceyou’re looking for a black or white answer in doing diligence, it’ll be a fail,
The truth about due diligence
TechCrunch / Posted 9 days ago
you’re looking for a black or white answer in doing diligence, it’ll be a fail,” says Matt Murphy, a former Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner who joined Menlo Ventures a year ago as a managing director. “You’re usually dealing... Read more
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Fortune
Google's Payday Ad Ban Will Hit Lending Startup It Backsthe company, which has also received investments from other leading venture cap
Google's Payday Ad Ban Will Hit Lending Startup It Backs
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
the company, which has also received investments from other leading venture capital firms like Andreessen Horowitz and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, acknowledged on Thursday that some of its loan product ads will be banned under Google’s... Read more
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Newsmax
John Mack, Disrupted: How Wall Street Waltzed LendingClub Into CrisisStreet had bigger ideas. Mary Meeker was an early fan. Morgan Stanley’s diva o
John Mack, Disrupted: How Wall Street Waltzed LendingClub Into Crisis
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
Street had bigger ideas. Mary Meeker was an early fan. Morgan Stanley’s diva of the dot-com years, Meeker decamped for Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in 2010, placing her at the center of Silicon Valley’s venture capital scene. As Mack would... Read more
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Fortune
Why 'Cleantech' Is Out of Voguemix of companies we’re looking at in the last few years has shifted substantial
Why 'Cleantech' Is Out of Vogue
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
mix of companies we’re looking at in the last few years has shifted substantially,” Brook Porter, a partner in Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers’ Green Growth Fund, said during the same session, led by my colleague Dan Primack. I’m not... Read more
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asianage
Einsite gets KPCB Edge’s seed fundspresence in Hyderabad, has raised a seed investment from KPCB Edge, the seed st
Einsite gets KPCB Edge’s seed funds
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
presence in Hyderabad, has raised a seed investment from KPCB Edge, the seed stage investment arm of top Silicon Valley VC, Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers (KPCB). The company founded by two brothers — Rajiv Reddy (25) and Anirudh Reddy (23) — use... Read more
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asianage
Einsite gets KPCB Edge's seed fundspresence in Hyderabad, has raised a seed investment from KPCB Edge, the seed st
Einsite gets KPCB Edge's seed funds
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
presence in Hyderabad, has raised a seed investment from KPCB Edge, the seed stage investment arm of top Silicon Valley VC, Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers (KPCB). The company founded by two brothers — Rajiv Reddy (25) and Anirudh Reddy (23) — use... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Start-up's vision for a virtual reality pairs free games with paid adsan online marketplace for second-hand clothing, announced a $30-million investm
Start-up's vision for a virtual reality pairs free games with paid ads
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
an online marketplace for second-hand clothing, announced a $30-million investment from Wildcat Capital Management, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Rincon Venture Partners. The Venice start-up told Recode that most of the new money... Read more
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eWeek
Why VCs Have Invested More Than $200M in Container Techwhich raised a $28 million round Series B funds. Backers include GV (formerly G
Why VCs Have Invested More Than $200M in Container Tech
eWeek / Posted 11 days ago
which raised a $28 million round Series B funds. Backers include GV (formerly Google Ventures), Accel, Fuel Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Y Combinator Continuity Fund. Total funding to date for CoreOS—which emerged in the last... Read more
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USA Today
Enjoy expands gadget set-up service to four more citiessuccess." Enjoy's first round of $30 million was raised in the fall of 2014 fr
Enjoy expands gadget set-up service to four more cities
USA Today / Posted 12 days ago
success." Enjoy's first round of $30 million was raised in the fall of 2014 from well-known venture capital firms such as Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Highland Capital Partners and Andreessen Horowitz. It was followed last summer by a $50... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The 30 startups whose value ballooned the most during the 'steroid era' of fundingin 2016: $1.342 billion Valuation increase: 3,941% Total raised: $200 million
The 30 startups whose value ballooned the most during the 'steroid era' of funding
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
in 2016: $1.342 billion Valuation increase: 3,941% Total raised: $200 million from Salesforce Ventures, Microsoft, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers29. AppNexus: $1.31 billionRobert Libetti/ Business Insider AppNexus powers and optimizes... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The 30 startups whose value ballooned the most during the 'steroid era' of fundingin 2016: $1.342 billion Valuation increase: 3,941% Total raised: $200 million
The 30 startups whose value ballooned the most during the 'steroid era' of funding
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
in 2016: $1.342 billion Valuation increase: 3,941% Total raised: $200 million from Salesforce Ventures, Microsoft, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers29. AppNexus: $1.31 billionRobert Libetti/ Business Insider AppNexus powers and optimizes... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The 30 startups whose value ballooned the most during the 'steroid era' of fundingin 2016: $1.342 billion Valuation increase: 3,941% Total raised: $200 million
The 30 startups whose value ballooned the most during the 'steroid era' of funding
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
in 2016: $1.342 billion Valuation increase: 3,941% Total raised: $200 million from Salesforce Ventures, Microsoft, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers29. AppNexus: $1.31 billionRobert Libetti/ Business Insider AppNexus powers and optimizes... Read more
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New York Post
You can buy a disgraced hedgie’s ‘discounted’ castle for only $6Mof Fletcher’s former fund, who are owed roughly $50 million. Fletcher now live
You can buy a disgraced hedgie’s ‘discounted’ castle for only $6M
New York Post / Posted 14 days ago
of Fletcher’s former fund, who are owed roughly $50 million. Fletcher now lives in San Francisco with his wife, Ellen Pao, who in 2014 lost a widely followed gender discrimination suit against venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield &... Read more
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Lee's Summit Journal
Titanium robotics team near top in world-wide tournamentdivision and at FIRST Championship was one of three teams at FIRST Championship
Titanium robotics team near top in world-wide tournament
Lee's Summit Journal / Posted 15 days ago
division and at FIRST Championship was one of three teams at FIRST Championship to get Entrepreneurship Award sponsored by Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, a Silicon Valley venture capital firm. The Broncobots finished 32 out of 75 robots in... Read more
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Business Wire
JHL Biotech Opens Innovative Biosimilars Manufacturing Facility in Chinawith deep experience in pharmaceutical development and operations. JHL is backe
JHL Biotech Opens Innovative Biosimilars Manufacturing Facility in China
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
with deep experience in pharmaceutical development and operations. JHL is backed by premier financial firms, including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sequoia Capital, Biomark Capital, Milestone Capital, Fidelity, and the China Development... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Hard LendingClub: Fallout From P2P Scandal Results In Another Resignation; John Mack Is Dragged Inend of 2011 and also served as Chief Executive Officer of Morgan Stanley from J
Hard LendingClub: Fallout From P2P Scandal Results In Another Resignation; John Mack Is Dragged In
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 days ago
end of 2011 and also served as Chief Executive Officer of Morgan Stanley from June 2005 until December 2009. Mary Meeker, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers: Mary Meeker joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers as a partner in 2010, and leads KPCB's... Read more
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eWeek
CoreOS Funding Hits $48M as Container Momentum Buildssaid about the new funding round, which received investment from GV (formerly G
CoreOS Funding Hits $48M as Container Momentum Builds
eWeek / Posted 19 days ago
said about the new funding round, which received investment from GV (formerly Google Ventures), Accel, Fuel Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) and Y Combinator Continuity Fund. "This whole industry that is emerging around... Read more
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TechCrunch
CoreOS raises $28M Series B round led by GVmillion Series B round led by GV, the fund formerly known as Google Ventures.
CoreOS raises $28M Series B round led by GV
TechCrunch / Posted 19 days ago
million Series B round led by GV, the fund formerly known as Google Ventures. Other investors include Accel, Fuel Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) and the Y Combinator Continuity Fund. In total, the company has now raised $48... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Ellen Pao's next act targets Silicon Valley's diversity problemno longer hold the same traditionally powerful roles she's held in the past — e
Ellen Pao's next act targets Silicon Valley's diversity problem
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 days ago
no longer hold the same traditionally powerful roles she's held in the past — either at Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, where she lost her high-profile discrimination case against last year, or as interim chief... Read more
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TechCrunch
Drawbridge raises $25M as it takes its cross-device tech beyond advertisingobligated to mention that the company is backed by two of the best-known ventur
Drawbridge raises $25M as it takes its cross-device tech beyond advertising
TechCrunch / Posted 23 days ago
obligated to mention that the company is backed by two of the best-known venture capital firms, Sequoia Capital and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. For this round, Drawbridge went back to Sequoia to lead, with Kleiner and another previous... Read more
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TechCrunch
Drawbridge raises $25M as it takes its cross-device tech beyond advertisingobligated to mention that the company is backed by two of the best-known ventur
Drawbridge raises $25M as it takes its cross-device tech beyond advertising
TechCrunch / Posted 23 days ago
obligated to mention that the company is backed by two of the best-known venture capital firms, Sequoia Capital and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. For this round, Drawbridge back to Sequoia to lead, with Kleiner and another previous... Read more
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ABC News
Silicon Valley Female Leaders Share Diversity Dos and Don'ts for Tech Industryshe said can be detrimental to women. Last year, Pao lost her lawsuit against h
Silicon Valley Female Leaders Share Diversity Dos and Don'ts for Tech Industry
ABC News / Posted 24 days ago
she said can be detrimental to women. Last year, Pao lost her lawsuit against her former employer, venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, with accusations of gender discrimination. Project Include's recommendations also touch... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hourson diversity statistics is, 'We're not doing well, but we're working on it,'" s
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hours
Brisbane Times / Posted 24 days ago
on diversity statistics is, 'We're not doing well, but we're working on it,'" said Pao, a former venture capitalist at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers who sued the firm for accusations of gender discrimination and lost. "People don't learn... Read more
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WA Today
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hourson diversity statistics is, 'We're not doing well, but we're working on it,'" s
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hours
WA Today / Posted 24 days ago
on diversity statistics is, 'We're not doing well, but we're working on it,'" said Pao, a former venture capitalist at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers who sued the firm for accusations of gender discrimination and lost. "People don't learn... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hourson diversity statistics is, 'We're not doing well, but we're working on it,'" s
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hours
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 24 days ago
on diversity statistics is, 'We're not doing well, but we're working on it,'" said Pao, a former venture capitalist at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers who sued the firm for accusations of gender discrimination and lost. "People don't learn... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Essential California: Pot campaign kicks off in San Franciscowomen exceeded the 45-minute limit on outdoor tables. LAist More diversity: Th
Essential California: Pot campaign kicks off in San Francisco
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
women exceeded the 45-minute limit on outdoor tables. LAist More diversity: The woman who sued the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers for gender discrimination is starting an advocacy group to focus on diversity in the tech... Read more
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The Age
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hourson diversity statistics is, 'We're not doing well, but we're working on it,'" s
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hours
The Age / Posted 24 days ago
on diversity statistics is, 'We're not doing well, but we're working on it,'" said Pao, a former venture capitalist at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers who sued the firm for accusations of gender discrimination and lost. "People don't learn... Read more
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Canberra Times
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hourson diversity statistics is, 'We're not doing well, but we're working on it,'" s
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hours
Canberra Times / Posted 24 days ago
on diversity statistics is, 'We're not doing well, but we're working on it,'" said Pao, a former venture capitalist at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers who sued the firm for accusations of gender discrimination and lost. "People don't learn... Read more
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The Mercury News
E. Floyd Kvamme: Why Californians should be for John Kasichcreativity of America's premier state -- California. E. Floyd Kvamme, Saratoga
E. Floyd Kvamme: Why Californians should be for John Kasich
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
creativity of America's premier state -- California. E. Floyd Kvamme, Saratoga, is former chairman of venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and co-chaired the President's Council of Advisors in Science and Technology (2001 — 2009)... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Women in tech band together to track diversityon diversity statistics is, ‘We’re not doing well, but we’re working on it,’” s
Women in tech band together to track diversity
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
on diversity statistics is, ‘We’re not doing well, but we’re working on it,’” said Pao, a former venture capitalist at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers who sued the firm with accusations of gender discrimination and lost. “People don’t learn... Read more
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CNET
Ellen Pao among female leaders joining forces to help diversify techneedle forward." Pao knows firsthand. Last year, she lost a high-profile discr
Ellen Pao among female leaders joining forces to help diversify tech
CNET / Posted 25 days ago
needle forward." Pao knows firsthand. Last year, she lost a high-profile discrimination case against venture capital giant Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and she was ousted as chief executive at Reddit, the online message board, a few months... Read more
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Boston Globe
Women in Tech Band Together to Track Diversity, After Hourson diversity statistics is, ‘We’re not doing well, but we’re working on it,’” s
Women in Tech Band Together to Track Diversity, After Hours
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
on diversity statistics is, ‘We’re not doing well, but we’re working on it,’” said Pao, a former venture capitalist at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers who sued the firm for accusations of gender discrimination and lost. “People don’t learn... Read more
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The Verge
Ellen Pao launches advocacy group to improve diversity in the tech industryVCs Pao became embroiled in one of the most divisive debates in tech last year
Ellen Pao launches advocacy group to improve diversity in the tech industry
The Verge / Posted 25 days ago
VCs Pao became embroiled in one of the most divisive debates in tech last year after suing her former employer, VC firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, for gender discrimination. She lost at trial and, later, stepped down from her position as... Read more
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TechCrunch
Meet the Disrupt NY 2016 speakers and judgesplatform to allow any local merchant to deliver. He will be speaking at 9:45 AM
Meet the Disrupt NY 2016 speakers and judges
TechCrunch / Posted 25 days ago
platform to allow any local merchant to deliver. He will be speaking at 9:45 AM on Wednesday, May 11. Wen Hsieh joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in 2006. He focuses on hardware-related investments – “HardTech” – such as enterprise IT... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Flipagram, Stance socks, Honor and Headspace are among the week's L.A. tech highlightsin two years for investment earlier this year. The latest round of funding for
Flipagram, Stance socks, Honor and Headspace are among the week's L.A. tech highlights
Los Angeles Times / Posted 26 days ago
in two years for investment earlier this year. The latest round of funding for Stance includes big name firms such as Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Menlo Ventures. Stance’s co-founder and president, John Wilson, is the former president... Read more
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The Economic Times
DFJ's three-year old quest ends, sells nearly entire India portfolio to NewQuest Capital Partnerssome of which will be good assets while others not, but sellers are able to get
DFJ's three-year old quest ends, sells nearly entire India portfolio to NewQuest Capital Partners
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
some of which will be good assets while others not, but sellers are able to get a competent price for it." In 2014, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, along with Sherpalo Ventures, sold its India portfolio of six investments to Lightbox... Read more
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